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Herman


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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: Heremannus, Herman, Hermannus, Hermanus, Hermen

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
Berkshire 3,1 Sonning Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 60.00 50.00 40.00 C Map
Berkshire 3,1 East Ilsley Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Aubrey de Coucy - 20.00 0.00 0.00 C Map
Berkshire 3,1 Wallingford Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Roger the priest 'of Wallingford' 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Berkshire 3,3 Winterbourne Hermanus Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Ranulph Flambard 2.00 1.00 1.00 A Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 39.50 60.00 60.00 B Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 42.00 60.00 60.00 C Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Beorhtweard 5.00 6.25 6.25 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Alweard Colling 1.00 1.25 1.25 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed wife of reeve 1.00 1.25 1.25 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury 1 priest 2.00 2.50 2.50 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Everard 'of Bishops Cannings' 10.00 12.50 12.50 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Herman de Dreux 4.00 5.00 5.00 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Quentin 'of Bishops Cannings' 3.00 3.75 3.75 D Map
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Walter Tirel 2.00 2.50 2.50 D Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 63.00 52.75 52.75 C Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed priests of Ramsbury 4.00 2.56 2.56 D Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Otbold 12.00 7.67 7.67 D Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Herbert 'of Ramsbury' 5.00 3.19 3.19 D Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Quentin 'of Bishops Cannings' 5.00 3.19 3.19 D Map
Wiltshire 3,3 Ramsbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed wife of reeve 1.00 0.64 0.64 D Map
Wiltshire 3,4 Salisbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 37.25 47.00 47.00 C Map
Wiltshire 67,11 Potterne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Alweard Colling - 3.00 3.50 3.50 E Map
Dorset 2,1 Charminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 9.00 16.00 16.00 C Map
Dorset 2,1 Charminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury 1 king's reeve 1.00 0.00 0.00 C Map
Dorset 2,2 Alton Pancras Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Edward of Salisbury 2.50 2.00 2.00 C Map
Dorset 2,2 Alton Pancras Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Payn 'of Alton Pancras' 2.50 2.00 2.00 C Map
Dorset 2,2 Alton Pancras Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 1.00 13.00 13.00 C Map
Dorset 2,3 Up Cerne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Robert 'of Up Cerne' 2.50 10.00 10.00 C Map
Dorset 2,4 Yetminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 9.00 22.00 22.00 C Map
Dorset 2,5 Lyme Regis Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 0.00 0.75 0.75 C Map
Dorset 3,10 Beaminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 8.00 16.00 16.00 C Map
Dorset 3,10 Beaminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Ælfgar 'of Beaminster' 2.00 1.37 1.37 C Map
Dorset 3,10 Beaminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Humphrey de Carteret 1.75 1.20 1.20 C Map
Dorset 3,10 Beaminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Sigenoth 'of Sherborne' 5.00 3.41 3.41 C Map
Dorset 3,10 Beaminster Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Beorhtwine 1.50 1.02 1.02 C Map
Dorset 3,11 Netherbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 10.75 16.00 16.00 C Map
Dorset 3,11 Netherbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Tezelin 'of Netherbury' 5.75 4.34 4.34 C Map
Dorset 3,11 Netherbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Godfrey the knight 2.00 1.51 1.51 C Map
Dorset 3,11 Netherbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Serlo de Burcy 1.50 1.13 1.13 C Map
Dorset 3,11 Netherbury Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury William 'the man of Osmund, bishop of Salisbury' 2.00 1.51 1.51 C Map
Dorset 3,12 Bridport Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 0.00 0.00 0.03 C Map
Dorset 3,13 Chardstock Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Walter Tirel 6.00 8.00 8.00 C Map
Dorset 3,13 Chardstock Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury William 'the man of Osmund, bishop of Salisbury' 6.00 8.00 8.00 C Map
Oxfordshire 4,1 Dunsden Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury - 20.00 15.00 15.00 B Map
Suffolk 7,99 Grimston Heremannus Herman 'of Grimston' Blæcmann 'of Darsham' Roger Bigod - 0.08 0.10 0.09 - Map
Total               421.58 470.84 460.86  

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
Norfolk 21,8 Beechamwell Hermen 1 free man Herman 'of Beechamwell' Reynold fitzIvo - 0.20 0.20 0.25 - Map
Berkshire 3,2 East Hendred Hermannus unnamed father of Thori Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Thori 'of East Hendred' 1.50 0.75 1.50 A Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne - Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed nephew of Bishop Herman, knight 3.13 2.36 2.36 - Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury 1 priest 0.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne - Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury 1 Englishman 3.13 2.36 2.36 - Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne Wulfweard the white Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Alweard Colling 3.00 2.27 2.27 - Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Ernulf de Hesdin - 3.25 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,2 Potterne Ælfgar 'of Sherrington' Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 3.25 4.00 5.00 B Map
Wiltshire 32,2 Littleton Pannell Ælfstan of Boscombe Herman, bishop of Ramsbury William d'Eu William d'Audrieu 6.25 10.00 8.00 E Map
Dorset 3,1 Sherborne Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 1.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Dorset 2,4 Yetminster Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury William 'the man of Osmund, bishop of Salisbury' 6.00 4.00 4.00 B Map
Dorset 3,1 Sherborne Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 8.50 6.50 6.50 - Map
Dorset 3,2 Oborne Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 5.00 4.00 4.00 C Map
Dorset 3,3 Thornford Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 7.00 5.00 5.00 C Map
Dorset 3,4 Bradford Abbas Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 10.00 10.00 10.00 C Map
Dorset 3,5 Compton Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 6.75 6.00 6.00 C Map
Dorset 3,6 Stalbridge Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 17.25 12.00 12.00 C Map
Dorset 3,6 Stalbridge Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Manasses 'of Stalbridge' 0.75 0.00 0.00 C Map
Dorset 3,6 Stalbridge Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Lambert 'of Stalbridge' 2.00 1.00 1.00 C Map
Dorset 3,7 Stalbridge Weston Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 8.00 7.00 7.00 C Map
Dorset 3,8 Corscombe Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 9.75 7.00 7.00 C Map
Dorset 3,9 Stoke Abbott Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 6.00 6.00 6.00 C Map
Dorset 3,9 Stoke Abbott Monks of Sherborne Herman, bishop of Sherborne Osmund, bishop of Salisbury unnamed monks of Sherborne 2.50 2.00 2.00 C Map
Total               114.21 94.44 94.24  

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
Wiltshire 66,1 Castle Eaton Herman Eadric 'of Castle Eaton' - Herman de Dreux - 2.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Herefordshire 27,1 Marston Sæmær 'of Marston' - Herman de Dreux - 1.00 0.60 0.34 - Map
Herefordshire 27,1 Marston Wulfwine, the man of Earl Harold - Herman de Dreux - 1.00 0.60 0.34 - Map
Herefordshire 27,1 Marston Grim 'of Marston' - Herman de Dreux - 1.00 0.60 0.34 - Map
Total               5.00 3.30 2.52  

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
Wiltshire 3,2 Bishops Cannings Herman Herman, bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne - Osmund, bishop of Salisbury Herman de Dreux 4.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,7 Luckington Herman Harold, earl - Durand of Gloucester Herman de Dreux 4.00 5.00 4.00 - Map
Worcestershire 18,3 Shell Alwig 'of Morton Underhill' - Roger de Lacy Herman de Dreux 1.00 3.00 0.75 - Map
Herefordshire 10,69 Bredenbury Leofsige 'of Bredenbury' - Roger de Lacy Herman de Dreux 1.00 1.50 0.50 - Map
Staffordshire 11,50 Hamstall Ridware 3 thegns - Robert of Stafford Herman 'of Hamstall Ridware' 0.75 0.75 0.75 - Map
Lincolnshire 28,29 Bleasby Agemund son of Walraven - Jocelin fitzLambert Herman 'of Bleasby' 1.81 1.10 2.00 - Map
Herefordshire 1,50 Garway Herman Edward, king - William, king Herman de Dreux 4.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Herefordshire 1,45 Queenhill, Worcs. Æthelric brother of Bishop Beorhtric - William, king Herman de Dreux 0.13 0.25 0.25 - Map
Lincolnshire 28,31 Holton - Agemund Jocelin fitzLambert Herman 'of Bleasby' 1.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Total               17.69 16.60 13.25  

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