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Eadmær


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Discussion of the name

A provisional attempt has been made to identify the people recorded in Domesday Book who bore this name; however, the material remains to be checked and edited, and profiles of these people remain to be written.

Bibliography

Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: Edmar, Edmarus, Edmer, Edmær, Edmærus, Etmarus, Ædmær, Ætmarus

Forms in modern scholarship:

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Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Holder 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Holder 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Holder 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Somerset 21,63 Aller Edmar Eadmær 'of Aller' - Roger de Courseulles Ogis 0.13 0.06 0.09 - Map
Devon 48,11 Aller Edmer Eadmær 'of Aller' - Nicholas the crossbowman - 0.13 0.25 0.50 - Map
Devon 34,23 Awliscombe Edmær Eadmær 'of Awliscombe' - Ralph de La Pommeraye - 0.50 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 16,7 Bridestowe Edmer Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Ralph de La Pommeraye 0.53 3.00 4.00 - Map
Devon 16,34 Little Torrington Edmarus Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Richard de Néville 1.25 1.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 16,82 Whitstone Edmar Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.13 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 16,133 Rockbeare Edmer Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Rayner the steward 0.50 0.50 0.75 - Map
Devon 16,173 Wilmington Edmer Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Morin of Caen 0.25 0.25 0.38 - Map
Shropshire 4,24,4 Calverhill Edmær Eadmær 'of Calverhill' - Roger, earl Nigel the physician 0.88 0.40 0.50 - Map
Devon 17,77 Coleridge Edmer Eadmær 'of Coleridge' - Judhael of Totnes Odo 'the man of Judhael of Totnes' 0.13 0.00 0.06 - Map
Devon 3,24 Pilland Edmer Eadmær 'of Crealy' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.50 2.50 2.00 - Map
Devon 3,52 Middleton Edmer Eadmær 'of Crealy' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.13 0.40 0.60 - Map
Devon 3,56 Bremridge Edmer Eadmær 'of Crealy' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.50 0.50 1.00 - Map
Devon 3,57 South Aller Edmer Eadmær 'of Crealy' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.13 0.25 0.50 - Map
Essex 20,15 Dunmow Edmarus Eadmær 'of Dunmow' - Eustace, count Adelulf de Marck 2.25 8.00 8.00 - Map
Essex 51,1 Housham Hall Etmarus Eadmær 'of Dunmow' - Ralph de Tosny Roger 'the man of Ralph de Tosny' 0.50 0.50 0.75 - Map
Devon 42,19 Essebeare Edmar Eadmær 'of Essebeare' - Odo fitzGamelin Hubert 'of Essebeare' 0.25 0.15 0.15 - Map
Devon 42,24 Willand Edmer Eadmær 'of Essebeare' - Odo fitzGamelin Vitalis 1.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Shropshire 4,8,14 Forton Edmer Eadmær 'of Forton' - Roger, earl Roger de Lacy 3.00 1.00 1.25 - Map
Gloucestershire 17,1 Duntisbourne Leer Edmer Eadmær 'of Haresfield' - Reynold, abbot of Abingdon Roger de Lacy 1.25 1.00 1.00 - Map
Gloucestershire G3 Gloucester Edmarus Eadmær 'of Haresfield' - William, king Osbern fitzOsbern, bishop of Exeter 0.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Gloucestershire 1,3 Haresfield Edmær Eadmær 'of Haresfield' - William, king Roger d'Ivry 0.67 8.89 8.89 - Map
Gloucestershire 1,3 Down Hatherley Edmær Eadmær 'of Haresfield' - William, king Roger d'Ivry 0.66 8.89 8.89 - Map
Gloucestershire 1,3 Sandhurst Edmær Eadmær 'of Haresfield' - William, king Roger d'Ivry 0.66 8.89 8.89 - Map
Suffolk 6,8 Hemingstone Etmarus Eadmær 'of Hemingstone' Leofric of Thorndon Robert Malet - 0.03 0.00 0.03 - Map
Devon 50,3 Hill Edmar Eadmær 'of Hill' - Haimeric d'Arques - 0.03 0.17 0.17 - Map
Devon 50,4 Coombe Edmar Eadmær 'of Hill' - Haimeric d'Arques - 0.03 0.13 0.13 - Map
Devon 50,5 Great Bradley Edmer Eadmær 'of Hill' - Haimeric d'Arques - 0.25 0.25 0.90 - Map
Devon 36,11 Hole Edmar Eadmær 'of Hole' - Theobald fitzBerner - 0.13 0.25 0.25 - Map
Devon 36,12 Georgeham Edmar Eadmær 'of Hole' - Theobald fitzBerner - 0.75 1.00 1.00 - Map
Devon 35,3 Wonford Edmer Eadmær 'of Hollam' - Roald the dubbed Walter d'Omonville 0.13 0.25 0.75 - Map
Devon 35,12 Hollam Edmar Eadmær 'of Hollam' - Roald the dubbed Gilbert 'the man of Roald the dubbed' 0.06 0.25 0.50 - Map
Devon 35,19 Hankford Edmer Eadmær 'of Hollam' - Roald the dubbed Reynold 'the man of Roald the dubbed' 0.06 0.17 0.17 - Map
Devon 35,24 Poughill Edmar Eadmær 'of Hollam' - Roald the dubbed - 0.31 0.15 0.25 - Map
Shropshire 4,9,2 Kemberton Edmer Eadmær 'of Kemberton' - Roger, earl Robert fitzTheobald 0.75 0.30 0.11 - Map
Wiltshire 26,21 Kennett Edmar Eadmær 'of Kennett' - Alfred of Marlborough Wulfgeat the huntsman 2.00 0.67 1.26 - Map
Devon 19,7 Shillingford Abbot Edmar Eadmær 'of Shillingford Abbot' - William Chevre - 1.75 3.00 4.00 - Map
Suffolk 8,33 Thurston Ætmarus Eadmær 'of Thurston' Ælfgar, earl Roger the Poitevin - 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Surrey 5,7 Whitford Edmærus Eadmær 'of Tolworth' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux unnamed canons of Bayeux 3.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Surrey 19,38 Tolworth Edmer Eadmær 'of Tolworth' Edward, king Richard fitzGilbert Ralph 'the man of Richard fitzGilbert' 5.00 2.00 3.00 - Map
Devon 41,2 Westleigh Edmar Eadmær 'of Westleigh' - Aiulf the sheriff William 'of Westleigh' 0.63 0.50 1.00 - Map
Dorset 26,26 Sydling Edmar Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 5.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Dorset 26,44 Gussage Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 15.00 15.00 15.00 - Map
Dorset 26,46 Bryanston Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 10.00 10.00 11.00 - Map
Dorset 26,49 Bestwall Edmar Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 3.00 1.50 3.00 - Map
Dorset 26,52 East Stoke Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 2.00 2.50 2.50 - Map
Dorset 26,63 Wootton Fitzpaine Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Bretel 2.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 8,31 Camerton Edmer Eadmær Ator - Thurstan, abbot of Glastonbury - 9.00 6.00 7.00 - Map
Somerset 8,31 Camerton Eadmær Ator - Thurstan, abbot of Glastonbury Roger de Courseulles 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Somerset 19,44 Chinnock Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 7.00 5.00 12.00 - Map
Somerset 19,46 Odcombe Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 47,10 Dinnington Edmar Eadmær Ator - Siward Hundran - 3.00 1.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 15,12 Buckland Brewer Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 2.88 7.50 7.50 - Map
Devon 15,13 East Putford Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 1.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 15,32 Frizenham Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Alfred the butler 0.25 1.00 1.00 - Map
Devon 15,33 Wedfield Ædmær Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Alfred the butler 0.25 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 15,34 Feniton Edmær Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Drew 'of Montacute' 3.00 4.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 15,35 Cotleigh Edmær Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Richard fitzTurolf 2.00 1.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 15,36 Cornwood Edmær Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Reynold de Vautortes 1.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 15,37 Newton Ferrers Edmær Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Reynold de Vautortes 2.00 6.00 3.50 - Map
Devon 15,38 Bolberry Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Hugh de Vautortes 1.00 1.50 0.50 - Map
Cornwall 5,2,3 Muchlarnick Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Reynold de Vautortes 0.25 0.40 0.40 - Map
Cornwall 5,24,13 Tucoyse Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Wihomarc 'of Tucoyse' 0.06 3.00 0.25 - Map
Cornwall 5,24,14 Treroosel Edmer Eadmær Ator unnamed canons of St Kew Robert, count of Mortain Wihomarc 'of Tucoyse' 0.17 0.50 0.13 - Map
Middlesex 8,6 Stanmore Edmer Eadmær Ator Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain - 9.50 10.00 3.00 - Map
Hertfordshire 15,1 Berkhamsted Edmarus Eadmær Ator Harold, earl Robert, count of Mortain - 13.00 24.00 16.00 - Map
Hertfordshire 15,12 Little Gaddesden Edmer Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Humphrey 'of Wiggington' 5.00 4.00 2.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 12,3 Bledlow Edmer Eadmær Ator Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain - 30.00 20.00 22.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 2,7 Hartwell Edmarus Eadmær Ator - Odo, bishop of Bayeux William Peverel 4.60 4.00 3.50 - Map
Northamptonshire 18,5 East Haddon Edmar Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 2.50 2.00 4.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 18,6 Ravensthorpe Edmar Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 0.50 0.20 0.25 - Map
Northamptonshire 18,9 Alderton Edmarus Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain - 1.13 1.00 1.25 - Map
Somerset 2,7 Taunton Eadmær brother of Ælfric Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Eadmær brother of Ælfric 1.50 0.50 1.50 - Map
Warwickshire 3,4 Alveston Edmar Eadmær son of Beorhtwine Leofric, earl Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester - 1.25 0.67 1.25 - Map
Sussex 9,5 Herstmonceux Edmer Eadmær the priest - Robert, count of Eu Wibert the man of Robert, count of Eu 5.00 6.00 10.00 - Map
Total               182.68 220.79 225.25  

Lord 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Lord 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Lord 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Hertfordshire 19,1 Tiscott Edmer 1 sokeman Eadmær Ator Robert d'Oilly Ralph Basset 1.00 1.25 0.88 - Map
Sussex 10,1 Pevensey Edmer 15 burgesses Eadmær the priest - - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Devon 15,19 Poughill 2 thegns Eadmær Ator Robert, count of Mortain Alfred the butler 0.67 0.50 1.25 - Map
Devon 15,18 Stockleigh Hademar 'of Stockleigh' Eadmær Ator Robert, count of Mortain Alfred the butler 1.00 2.00 1.50 - Map
Devon 15,17 Stockleigh Ordgar 'of Stockleigh' Eadmær Ator Robert, count of Mortain Alfred the butler 1.00 3.00 2.50 - Map
Devon 15,22 Rockbeare Sæwine 'of Devon' Eadmær Ator Robert, count of Mortain Alweard 'of Clyst St Lawrence' 0.25 0.60 0.38 - Map
Total               3.92 7.35 6.51  

Subtenant in 1086

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Subtenant DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Subtenant ID conf. Show on map
Essex 24,48 Dunmow Edmarus 1 free man - Swein of Essex Eadmær 'of Dunmow' 0.31 0.50 1.00 - Map
Somerset 5,8 Withycombe Edmer Alnoth 'of Withycombe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Eadmær 'of Withycombe' 3.00 4.00 6.00 - Map
Devon 3,94 Crealy Edmer Alwine 'of Sourton' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Eadmær 'of Crealy' 0.25 0.25 0.50 - Map
Somerset 2,7 Taunton Edmer Eadmær brother of Ælfric Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Eadmær brother of Ælfric 1.50 0.50 1.50 - Map
Total               5.06 5.25 9.00  

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