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Gytha


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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: Getda, Gethe, Ghida, Gida, Gitda, Goda, Gode, Guda, Gudda, Gueda, Guede, Gueth

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
Sussex 11,4 Binderton Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Roger, earl - 7.00 5.00 7.00 - Map
Sussex 11,6 Harting Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Edward, king Roger, earl - 80.00 80.00 104.76 - Map
Sussex 11,7 Trotton Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Edward, king Roger, earl - 9.00 3.00 12.74 - Map
Surrey 15,1 Oxted Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Eustace, count - 20.00 16.00 14.00 - Map
Hampshire 1,W14 Wroxall Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Godwine, earl William, king - 5.00 27.00 22.00 - Map
Wiltshire 1,9 Rushall Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 35.00 32.50 32.50 - Map
Dorset 1,14 Little Puddle Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 5.00 5.00 7.00 - Map
Dorset 17,1 Frampton Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Gilbert, abbot of Caen Saint-Étienne - 25.50 37.09 37.09 - Map
Devon 1,32 Witheridge Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 0.25 6.00 6.00 - Map
Devon 11,1 Otterton Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Roger, abbot of Mont Saint-Michel - 14.00 10.00 18.00 - Map
Devon 33,1 Ipplepen Goda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Ralph de Fougères - 3.88 20.00 20.00 - Map
Devon 33,2 Galmpton Goda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Ralph de Fougères - 2.00 10.00 10.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 16,9 Haversham Gueth Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 10.00 7.00 6.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1a Higham Ferrers Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 26.50 10.00 18.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1c Chelveston Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1c Caldecott Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1d Knuston Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.38 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1f Farndish Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1g Podington Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1h Easton Maudit Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.38 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1j Rushden Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,2 Clipston Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 3.56 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3a Nobottle Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.13 7.00 7.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3b Althorp Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.43 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3c Great or Little Brington Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3d Harlestone Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 1.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3e Glassthorpehill Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3f Flore Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,3g Nobottle Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 0.00 0.00 7.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,4 Duston Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 4.00 2.00 5.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,6 Courteenhall Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 3.50 4.00 5.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,7 Blisworth Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 3.50 3.00 4.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,10 Walton Gida Gytha 'of Walton' - Robert, count of Meulan - 5.00 2.50 5.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,5 Clifton Gode Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel - 2.50 16.00 9.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 63,6 Owston Ferry Guede Gytha 'of Owston Ferry' - Geoffrey de La Guerche - 4.00 6.00 30.00 - Map
Hampshire 1,19 Nether Wallop Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Godwine, earl William, king - 21.00 29.73 30.98 - Map
Wiltshire 1,10 Aldbourne Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 38.00 69.73 69.73 - Map
Wiltshire 1,13 Coombe Bissett Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 23.00 24.00 24.00 - Map
Somerset 1,11 Brompton Regis Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 8.00 27.60 27.60 - Map
Somerset 1,22 Queen Camel Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 8.50 23.00 23.00 - Map
Somerset 1,23 Coker Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 15.00 19.60 19.60 - Map
Devon 1,50 Werrington Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 6.00 24.00 20.00 - Map
Devon 1,29 South Tawton Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 3.25 48.00 48.00 - Map
Devon 1,30 Hartland Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 9.00 23.00 48.00 - Map
Devon 1,31 Little Torrington Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 0.31 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 1,33 Woodbury Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 10.00 18.00 23.00 - Map
Devon 1,34 Chillington Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 7.00 24.00 24.00 - Map
Devon 1,35 Tiverton Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 3.50 18.00 18.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire S5 Derby Goda Goda, sister of King Edward - - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Hampshire 1,19 Winchester Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Godwine, earl William, king - 0.00 0.27 0.27 - Map
Hampshire 1,19 Nether Wallop Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Godwine, earl William, king - 1.00 1.25 1.25 - Map
Wiltshire 1,10 Cricklade Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king - 0.00 0.27 0.27 - Map
Wiltshire 1,10 Aldbourne Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king 1 priest 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Somerset 1,11 Brompton Regis Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king 1 priest 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,23 Guilsborough Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Alfred the man of Count Robert 0.88 0.30 1.50 - Map
Buckinghamshire 16,8 Adstock Gethe Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Ambrose 10.00 8.00 5.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,26 Mollington Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Ambrose 4.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 16,10 Stoke Goldington Gueth Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Drew 'of Horndon' 3.75 4.00 4.00 - Map
Sussex 11,41 North Mundham Gida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine Godwine, earl Roger, earl Ealhhere 'of North Mundham' 9.00 8.00 8.00 A Map
Gloucestershire 1,63 Woodchester Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Edward of Salisbury 0.00 7.00 7.00 - Map
Devon 1,34 Sherford Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Gausbert, abbot of Battle 0.50 3.00 3.00 - Map
Wiltshire 1,9 Rushall Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Gerbert, abbot of Saint-Wandrille 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Cornwall 5,7,6 Poundstock Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Robert, count of Mortain Jovin 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Cornwall 5,7,9 St Gennys Gudda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - Robert, count of Mortain Jovin 0.50 1.00 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 1,13 Coombe Bissett Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Leofric the priest 0.50 1.00 1.00 - Map
Yorkshire 5E35 Leconfield Gida Gytha 'of Raventhorpe' - Robert, count of Mortain Nigel Fossard 1.25 1.50 1.50 - Map
Yorkshire 5E36 Raventhorpe Gida Gytha 'of Raventhorpe' - Robert, count of Mortain Nigel Fossard 1.31 0.55 0.38 - Map
Sussex 12,41 Westmeston Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William de Warenne Robert 'the man of William de Warenne' 8.25 4.81 4.13 - Map
Sussex 12,41 Westmeston Gueda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William de Warenne Robert 'the man of William de Warenne' 3.75 2.19 1.88 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,22 Paulerspury Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Robert 'the man of William Peverel' 3.60 4.00 4.00 - Map
Somerset 1,11 Preston Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Robert, count of Mortain 1.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 1,50 Werrington Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Robert, count of Mortain 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Devon 1,33 Woodbury Ghida Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William, king Roger, abbot of Mont Saint-Michel 1.28 1.00 1.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,10 Catesby Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Sasfrid 'of Catesby' 4.00 2.00 4.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,6 Courteenhall Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Thurstan Mantel 0.63 0.30 0.30 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,14 Bozeat Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Thurstan Mantel 0.38 0.00 0.25 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,25 Courteenhall Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Thurstan Mantel 0.63 0.00 0.30 - Map
Leicestershire 2,7 Tilton on the Hill Getda Gytha 'of Tilton on the Hill' - Thomas, archbishop of York unnamed canons of Southwell 0.50 0.25 0.25 - Map
Leicestershire 2,7 Tilton on the Hill Getda Gytha 'of Tilton on the Hill' - Thomas, archbishop of York unnamed canons of Southwell 0.50 0.25 0.25 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,24 Blakesley Gitda Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph - William Peverel Walter 'of Blakesley' 2.00 0.50 2.00 - Map
Sussex 13,22 Woodmancote Guda Countess Gytha, wife of Earl Godwine - William de Briouze William fitzRanulph 3.50 3.50 3.50 - Map
Total               503.03 726.69 833.03  

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
Berkshire 10,1 Chaddleworth Gida 1 free man Gytha, countess Riwallon, abbot of Winchester New Minster - 8.00 7.00 6.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,7 Barton in Fabis - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.29 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,8 Wilford - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 3.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,9 West Bridgford - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 1.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,10 Normanton - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.19 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,10 Keyworth - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.04 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,10 Willoughby - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.31 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,10 Stanton - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.28 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,11 Costock - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,12 Adbolton - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,13 Bassingfield - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.72 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,14 Gamston - Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel - 0.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 63,22 West Butterwick Fulcher 'of Flixborough' Gytha Geoffrey de La Guerche - 3.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Sussex 11,33 Marden Gida Leofsige 'of Marden' Gytha, countess Roger, earl Engeler 'of Bosham' 3.00 2.50 1.50 - Map
Bedfordshire 22,2 Rushden Goda Sæmær the priest Gytha, wife of Earl Ralph William Peverel Malet 'of Rushden' 0.25 0.10 0.07 - Map
Total               22.21 9.60 7.57  

Lord 2 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Lord 2 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Lord 2 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Northamptonshire 35,1b Rushden Gitda 19 sokemen Burgræd William Peverel - 7.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire 35,1 Irchester Gitda unnamed sokemen Burgræd William Peverel - 1.75 0.00 0.00 - Map
Total               8.75 0.00 0.00  

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