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Wulfgifu


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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: Ulueua, Vlueua, Vlueue, Wlueua

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
Suffolk 6,212 Caldecote Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' - Robert Malet Walter de Dol 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Devon 3,92 Tapeley Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Roger 'the man of Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances' 0.25 0.00 0.00 - Map
Devon 16,92 West Clyst Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Baldwin the sheriff Odo 'the man of Baldwin the sheriff' 0.06 0.05 0.05 - Map
Suffolk 39,4 Morston Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Morston' Beorht Ranulph brother of Ilger - 0.08 0.10 0.10 - Map
Cheshire 8,43 Poole Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Chowley' - Hugh, earl William Malbank 0.25 0.15 0.15 - Map
Suffolk 3,102 Great Glemham Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Great Elmham' Eadric of Laxfield Alan, count - 0.08 0.20 0.18 - Map
Suffolk 3,102 Great Glemham Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Great Glemham' Eadric of Laxfield Alan, count - 0.08 0.20 0.18 - Map
Cheshire 8,45 Cholmondeston Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Chowley' - Hugh, earl William Malbank 1.00 0.50 0.30 - Map
Cheshire 2,13 Chowley Vlueue Wulfgifu 'of Chowley' - Hugh, earl Robert fitzHugh 1.00 0.50 0.25 - Map
Devon 20,12 Stoke Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - William de Falaise Winemar 'of Stoke' 0.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Dorset 58,3 Swanage Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Ida, countess of Boulogne - 1.08 0.75 0.75 - Map
Suffolk 6,225 Braiseworth Ulueua Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Robert Malet - 0.50 0.75 0.75 - Map
Sussex 12,49 Hamsey Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king William de Warenne Ralph de Quesnay 0.50 0.77 0.38 - Map
Devon 3,14 Hartleigh Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.13 1.00 1.00 - Map
Devon 3,81 East Worlington Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.25 1.00 0.38 - Map
Devon 16,92 West Clyst Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Baldwin the sheriff - 0.56 1.00 0.75 - Map
Sussex 10,100 Warley Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain William de Cahagnes 2.00 1.00 0.75 - Map
Wiltshire 68,24 Clyffe Pypard Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Wibert, king's serjeant - 5.25 1.00 3.50 - Map
Kent 5,151 Perry Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Perry' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ansfrid Masculus 1.00 1.20 1.20 - Map
Devon 3,16 Huish Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 3,92 Tapeley Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Osbern 'of Tapeley' 0.75 1.50 1.50 - Map
Wiltshire 26,22 West Tytherton Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Alfred of Marlborough William the stern 2.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Sussex 12,49 Hamsey Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king William de Warenne Ralph de Quesnay 1.00 1.54 0.77 - Map
Devon 3,13 Buckland Filleigh Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.31 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 3,80 Thelbridge Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.63 2.50 2.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,222 Rishangles Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Robert Malet - 1.83 2.50 3.00 - Map
Dorset 58,1 Bockhampton Wulfgifu Beteslau - Ida, countess of Boulogne - 4.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Hampshire 69,28 Enham Alamein Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Alsige the chamberlain - 1.50 3.00 1.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 59,18 Skinnand Vlueue Wulfgifu 'of Skinnand' - Robert of Stafford Colgrim 'of Ewerby' 3.00 3.00 1.00 - Map
Suffolk 7,3 Kelsale Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Kelsale' - Roger Bigod - 2.00 3.00 0.00 - Map
Sussex 10,109 Horsted Keynes Vlueue Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain William de Cahagnes 4.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 8,10 Garsdon Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Warin, abbot of Malmesbury - 3.00 3.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 24,7 Shrewton Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Edward of Salisbury Godfrey 'of North Wraxall' 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Devon 10,2 Rawridge Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - William, archbishop of Rouen unnamed canons of Rouen in 1086 3.00 3.75 3.75 - Map
Bedfordshire 3,5 Shelton Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Shelton' Burgræd Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances William, steward of the bishop of Coutances 5.00 4.00 5.00 - Map
Berkshire 53,1 Bagnor Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Humphrey the chamberlain - 3.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Devon 3,19 Roborough Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.50 4.00 3.00 - Map
Sussex 11,69 Preston Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Roger, earl Robert fitzTheobald 7.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Hampshire NF9,13 Harbridge Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Bernard the chamberlain - 5.00 4.50 3.50 - Map
Devon 28,1 Milton Damerel Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Milton Damerel' - Robert d'Aumale - 0.50 5.00 2.50 - Map
Hampshire 1,39 Monxton Vlueue Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king William, king - 10.00 5.00 9.00 C Map
Hampshire 35,9 Fyfield Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king William Mauduit - 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 17,4 Loxton Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Eustace, count - 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,223 Thorndon Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Robert Malet - 3.33 5.00 8.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,213 Stoke Ash Vlueua Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Robert Malet - 1.33 5.00 5.00 - Map
Berkshire 52,1 Great Shefford Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Hugh de Port - 20.00 6.00 12.00 - Map
Dorset 58,2 Winterborne Monkton Wulfgifu Beteslau - Ida, countess of Boulogne - 6.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Somerset 17,7 Kingweston Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Ida, countess of Boulogne - 5.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Hampshire 6,12 Laverstoke Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau - Riwallon, abbot of Winchester New Minster - 10.00 7.00 8.00 - Map
Hampshire 69,14 Farleigh Wallop Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Sigeric the chamberlain - 4.00 8.00 6.00 - Map
Hampshire 23,4 Sherborne St John Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king Hugh de Port - 10.00 10.00 15.00 - Map
Sussex 12,49 Hamsey Vlueua Wulfgifu Beteslau Edward, king William de Warenne Ralph de Quesnay 23.50 17.69 8.85 - Map
Hampshire 1,8 Mapledurham Vlueue Wulfgifu Beteslau - William, king - 14.00 25.00 32.00 C Map
Total               185.75 184.65 190.54  

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
Suffolk 6,216 Gislingham Vlueua 2 free men Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,214 Thornham Magna Wlueua Wulfric 'of Thornham Magna' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,232 Bedingfield Vlueue 1 free man Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet unnamed mother of Robert Malet 0.00 0.00 0.01 - Map
Suffolk 6,216 Gislingham Vlueua 1 free man Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.05 0.10 0.05 - Map
Suffolk 6,218 Thornham Parva Vlueue 1 free man Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.06 0.10 0.13 - Map
Suffolk 6,216 Gislingham Vlueua Coleman the man of Wulfgifu Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.05 0.20 0.20 - Map
Suffolk 6,218 Thornham Parva Vlueue 8 free men Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.23 0.20 0.25 - Map
Suffolk 6,218 Thornham Parva Vlueue Sigeric 'of Thornham Parva' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.12 0.20 0.20 - Map
Suffolk 6,228 Braiseworth Vlueue Alstan 'of Braiseworth' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.25 0.20 0.25 - Map
Suffolk 6,230 Wickam Skeith Vlueue 2 free men Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet unnamed mother of Robert Malet 0.13 0.20 0.15 - Map
Suffolk 6,229 Yaxley Vlueue Hagris 'of Yaxley' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet unnamed mother of Robert Malet 0.13 0.20 0.20 - Map
Suffolk 6,215 Thornham Magna Vlueua Beorhtmær 'of Thornham Magna' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.22 0.25 0.35 - Map
Suffolk 6,222 Rishangles Vlueue 4 free men Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.33 0.30 0.33 - Map
Suffolk 6,224 Occold Vlueua 7 free men Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.42 0.40 0.45 - Map
Suffolk 6,223 Thorndon Vlueue Thorkil 'of Thorndon' Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.25 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 6,215 Thornham Magna Vlueua 2 free men and 1 half-free man Wulfgifu 'of Thorndon' Robert Malet - 0.50 0.55 0.55 - Map
Total               2.74 3.40 3.62  

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
Suffolk 6,209 Finningham Ulueuæ Beorhtmær 'of Finningham' Leofwine of Bacton Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,209 Finningham Ulueuæ 15 free men Leofwine of Bacton Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,209 Finningham Ulueuæ 3 free men Leofwine of Bacton Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,209 Finningham Ulueuæ 14 free men Leofwine of Bacton Robert Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,209 Finningham Ulueuæ 3 free men Leofwine of Bacton Robert Malet - 0.04 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,227 Mellis Vlueua Leofric of Thorndon Wulfwine, antecessor of Aubrey de Vere Robert Malet - 0.50 1.00 0.50 - Map
Total               0.54 1.00 0.50  

Tenant-in-Chief 1086 demesne estates (no subtenants)

Shire Phil. ref. Vill TIC DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value TIC ID conf. Show on map
Essex 84,1 Pitsea Vlueue - - Wulfgifu wife of Finn - 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Essex 84,2 Latchingdon Vlueue Finn the Dane - Wulfgifu wife of Finn - 5.13 4.00 4.00 - Map
Total               8.13 7.00 7.00  

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 B3a Colchester Vlueua - - William, king Wulfgifu, burgess 0.04 0.00 0.00 - Map
Essex B3a Colchester Vlueua - - William, king Wulfgifu, burgess 0.17 0.00 0.00 - Map
Cambridgeshire 19,2 Horseheath Wlueua - - Richard fitzGilbert Wulfgifu 'of Horseheath' 0.13 0.25 0.25 - Map
Cambridgeshire 19,3 West Wickham Wlueua - - Richard fitzGilbert Wulfgifu 'of Horseheath' 0.13 0.25 0.25 - Map
Somerset 5,16 Norton Malreward Vlueua Alweald the bald - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Wulfgifu 'of Norton Malreward' 5.00 5.00 3.00 - Map
Total               5.47 5.50 3.50  

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