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Sæweald


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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: Sauuold, Sauuoldus, Sawoldus, Seuuold, Seuuolt

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
Buckinghamshire 17,31 Milton Keynes Sauuoldus Sæweald 'of Milton' Wulfweard the white William fitzAnsculf Odbert 'of Hampden' 1.00 1.00 0.25 - Map
Gloucestershire 7,1 Olveston Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 5.00 5.00 4.00 - Map
Kent 5,148 Macknade Seuuold Sæweald 'of Macknade' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ansfrid Masculus 0.50 0.20 0.25 - Map
Oxfordshire 45,2 Westwell Sauuold Sæweald 'of Little Minster' - Walter fitzPons - 5.00 7.00 7.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 58,19 Benson Sauuold Sæweald 'of Little Minster' - Theodric the goldsmith - 2.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 58,33 Little Minster Sauuoldus Sæweald 'of Little Minster' - Sæweald, king's thegn Robert d'Oilly 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Somerset 7,1 Bath Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 0.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Somerset 7,2 Priston Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 6.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Somerset 7,3 Stanton Prior Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Somerset 7,5 Weston Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 15.00 8.00 10.00 - Map
Somerset 7,6 Bathford Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 10.00 10.00 10.00 - Map
Somerset 7,7 Monkton Combe Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 9.00 7.00 8.00 - Map
Somerset 7,9 Lyncombe Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 10.00 6.00 8.00 - Map
Somerset 7,13 Corston Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 10.00 7.00 8.00 - Map
Somerset 7,14 Eversy Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Somerset 7,15 Ashwick Sæweald, abbot of Bath - Ælfsige, abbot of Bath - 0.50 0.17 0.17 - Map
Warwickshire 28,8 Weston-under-Wetherley Sauuoldus Sæweald 'of Weston-under-Wetherley' - William fitzCorbucion Johais 'of Barcheston' 0.63 0.50 0.50 - Map
Wiltshire 27,27 Milford Sauuold Sæweald 'of Milford' - Humphrey de L'Isle Jocelin 'of Milford' 0.25 0.03 0.17 - Map
Worcestershire 16,2 Mamble Sauuold Sæweald 'of Mamble' - Ralph de Mortimer - 0.50 1.50 2.00 - Map
Worcestershire 16,4 Conningswick Sauuold Sæweald 'of Mamble' - Ralph de Mortimer - 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Total               83.38 69.90 74.84  

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
Buckinghamshire 12,31 Woughton on the Green Seuuolt 1 thegn, man of Sæweald Sæweald Robert, count of Mortain Ralph 'the man of Robert, count of Mortain (in the East Midlands)' 0.25 0.16 0.16 - Map
Gloucestershire 1,56 Tidenham Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Sæweald, abbot of Bath William, king - 30.00 25.00 25.00 - Map
Somerset 7,4 Wilmington 1 thegn Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath Walter Hose 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Somerset 7,8 Charlcombe 1 thegn Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath William Hose 4.00 2.50 6.00 - Map
Somerset 7,10 Batheaston Wulfweald, abbot of Chertsey Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath Walter Hose 1.50 1.50 2.00 - Map
Somerset 7,11 Bathampton 1 thegn Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath Hugh the interpreter 3.00 3.00 4.00 - Map
Somerset 7,11 Bathampton 1 thegn Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath Colgrim the Englishman 2.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Somerset 7,12 Woodwick 1 monk of Bath Sæweald, abbot of Bath Ælfsige, abbot of Bath Ranulph Flambard 2.50 1.00 1.00 - Map
Total               46.25 37.66 42.66  

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
Oxfordshire 58,32 Tiddington Sawoldus Alwig 'of Waterstock' - Sæweald, king's thegn - 2.75 1.50 2.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 58,34 Oxford Sauuoldus - - Sæweald, king's thegn - 0.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Total               2.75 3.50 4.00  

Tenant-in-Chief 1086 subtenanted estates

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
Oxfordshire 58,31 Rofford Sawoldus - - Sæweald, king's thegn Robert d'Oilly 3.00 2.00 3.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 58,33 Little Minster Sauuoldus Sæweald 'of Little Minster' - Sæweald, king's thegn Robert d'Oilly 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Total               6.00 5.00 6.00  

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
Oxfordshire B10 Oxford Sauuoldus - - William, king Sæweald 0.00 0.00 0.65 - Map
Oxfordshire 6,10 Thame Sauuoldus Wulfwig, bishop of Dorchester - Remigius, bishop of Lincoln Sæweald 4.00 3.48 3.48 - Map
Oxfordshire 6,16 Waterstock Sauuoldus Alwig 'of Waterstock' - Remigius, bishop of Lincoln Sæweald 5.00 1.00 2.50 - Map
Total               9.00 4.48 6.63  

People of this name

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