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Saxi


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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: Sacxe, Saxi, Saxo, Saxus, Seffi, Sexi, Sexius

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 1,17 Swallowfield Sexi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king William, king - 0.00 7.00 8.03 - Map
Berkshire 1,18 Shinfield Sexi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king William, king - 5.00 7.00 8.00 - Map
Berkshire 1,46 Swallowfield Sexi Saxi the housecarl - William, king - 1.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 35,2 Hardwick Saxi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Thurstan fitzRolf - 19.00 16.00 15.00 - Map
Cambridgeshire 24,1 Longstanton Sexi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Gilbert fitzTurold Hugh Hubald 4.50 8.00 6.00 - Map
Essex 45,1 Moreton Sexius Saxi the housecarl - William d'Écouis - 1.17 8.00 10.00 - Map
Essex 51,2 Laver Sexius Saxi the housecarl - Ralph de Tosny Roger 'the man of Ralph de Tosny' 1.00 3.50 3.50 - Map
Essex 58,1 Wicken Bonhunt Sexius Saxi the housecarl - Gilbert fitzTurold - 3.11 7.00 7.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 40,1 Dorsington Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Roger de Beaumont Robert 'of Dorsington' 10.00 8.00 5.00 - Map
Hampshire 1,25 Upper Clatford Saxi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king William, king - 11.00 20.00 20.00 - Map
Hampshire 50,1 Burghclere Sexi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king William fitzBaderon - 4.00 7.00 10.00 - Map
Hampshire 61,1 Thruxton Saxi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Jocelin de Cormeilles - 10.00 12.28 9.44 - Map
Hampshire 61,1 Thruxton Saxi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Jocelin de Cormeilles William, abbot of Cormeilles 0.25 0.72 0.56 - Map
Hampshire 62,1 Empshott Saxi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Geoffrey the marshal - 0.25 0.50 0.63 - Map
Hertfordshire 22,2 Westmill Sexi Saxi the housecarl Edward, king Ralph de Tosny Roger of Gloucester 4.50 13.26 11.37 - Map
Huntingdonshire 14,1 Woodwalton Saxi Saxi the housecarl - William de Warenne Hugh de Bolbec 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Huntingdonshire 25,1 Hail Weston Saxi Saxi the housecarl - Robert Fafiton - 1.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Huntingdonshire 25,2 Southoe Saxi Saxi the housecarl - Robert Fafiton - 2.00 2.00 1.00 - Map
Leicestershire 9,2 Frolesworth Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 0.50 0.10 0.25 - Map
Leicestershire 9,3 Huncote Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 6.00 0.80 4.00 - Map
Leicestershire 9,4 Cosby Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 1.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Leicestershire 9,5 Market Bosworth Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 6.00 4.00 2.50 - Map
Leicestershire 44,8 Shawell Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Robert 'the man of Robert, count of Meulan' 9.00 2.00 3.00 - Map
Leicestershire 44,10 Bagworth Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Ralph 'the man of Robert, count of Meulan' 9.00 2.00 4.00 - Map
Shropshire 4,3,60 Aston Eyre Seffi Saxi 'of Aston Eyre' - Roger, earl Reynold de Bailleul 2.00 0.75 1.50 - Map
Shropshire 6,21 Buckton Saxi Saxi 'of Buckton' - Ralph de Mortimer Odilard the man of Ralph de Mortimer 5.00 1.50 1.05 - Map
Suffolk 6,11 Debenham Saxi Saxi 'of Debenham' - Robert Malet unnamed mother of Robert Malet 0.05 0.10 0.05 - Map
Suffolk 16,33 Winston Saxi Saxi 'of Debenham' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.02 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 34,10 Mickfield Saxi 'of Debenham' - Ranulph Peverel Ralph de Savenay 0.12 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 34,12 Debenham Saxi Saxi 'of Debenham' - Ranulph Peverel Ralph de Savenay 1.18 3.00 2.50 - Map
Suffolk 34,13 Ulverstone Saxi Saxi 'of Debenham' - Ranulph Peverel - 1.00 2.00 1.50 - Map
Suffolk 34,16 Tusemera Saxi Saxi 'of Debenham' Wulfric, abbot of Ely Ranulph Peverel Ralph de Savenay 1.00 1.00 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 34,18 Aspall Saxi 'of Debenham' - Ranulph Peverel - 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,9 Walton Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 5.00 3.00 7.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,12 Charlecote Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 3.00 2.50 4.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,15 Snitterfield Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 4.00 4.00 5.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,28 Werlavescote Saxi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan - 0.75 0.10 0.10 - Map
Warwickshire 16,38 Weston-in-Arden Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Fulk 'the man of Robert, count of Meulan' 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Warwickshire 16,39 Wibtoft Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Fulk 'the man of Robert, count of Meulan' 0.50 1.50 1.50 - Map
Warwickshire 16,40 Wibtoft Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Robert 'the man of Robert, count of Meulan' 2.50 2.50 2.50 - Map
Warwickshire 16,43 Smercote Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Godric 'of Seckington' 1.00 0.75 0.25 - Map
Warwickshire 44,2 Bramcote Sexi Saxi 'of Aylestone' - Richard the forester - 0.50 0.10 0.10 - Map
Total               144.03 161.96 165.83  

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
Cambridgeshire 32,30 Longstanton Sexi 1 sokeman Saxi the housecarl Picot of Cambridge Guy de Raimbeaucourt 0.50 1.88 0.75 - Map
Leicestershire 9,1 Aylestone Saxi Leofwine 'of Aylestone' Saxi 'of Aylestone' Robert, count of Meulan - 1.20 3.00 4.00 - Map
Suffolk 7,64 Stonham Saxo 5 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Roger Bigod Warenger 'of Hedingham' 0.17 0.24 0.24 - Map
Suffolk 7,65 Baylham Leofstan 'of Baylham' Saxi 'of Debenham' Roger Bigod Warenger 'of Hedingham' 0.03 0.03 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 7,65 Baylham 1 free man Saxi 'of Debenham' Roger Bigod Warenger 'of Hedingham' 0.03 0.03 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 16,8 Kenton Sacxe 1 free man Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.05 0.10 0.06 - Map
Suffolk 16,13 Rodeham Saxi 1 free man Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.08 0.10 0.10 - Map
Suffolk 16,16 Olden Saxo Ælfric 'of Olden' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.13 0.50 0.40 - Map
Suffolk 16,20 Coddenham Saxi 6 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.26 0.60 0.40 - Map
Suffolk 16,21 Olden Saxi 4 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.17 0.50 0.53 - Map
Suffolk 16,21 Olden Saxi 4 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.13 0.50 0.53 - Map
Suffolk 16,22 Stonham Saxi Alweald the priest Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.17 0.80 0.30 - Map
Suffolk 16,22 Stonham Saxi Godwig 'of Ringshall' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.17 0.80 0.30 - Map
Suffolk 16,22 Stonham Saxi 25 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 1.14 3.80 1.94 - Map
Suffolk 16,23 Hemingstone Saxus 2 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.08 0.12 0.12 - Map
Suffolk 16,26 Helmingham Saxo 2 free men and 1 half-free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.16 0.27 0.27 - Map
Suffolk 16,28 Debenham Saxi Godwig 'of Ringshall' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.33 1.00 1.00 - Map
Suffolk 16,30 Ulverston Saxi Eadric 'of Ulverston' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.17 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 16,30 Ulverston Saxi Alnoth 'of Ulverston' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.17 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 16,31 Debenham Saxi Æthelric 'of Debenham' Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.00 0.00 0.02 - Map
Suffolk 16,33 Winston Saxi 8 free men Saxi 'of Debenham' Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 38,11 Akenham Saxi Ælfric 'of Akenham' Saxi 'of Debenham' Roger de Rames - 0.33 0.30 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 38,22 Tuddenham Saxi Ælfric the deacon Saxi 'of Debenham' Roger de Rames - 0.10 0.20 0.15 - Map
Suffolk 77,4 Aspall Saxi Thorsten 'of Aspall' Saxi 'of Debenham' William, king - 0.18 0.50 0.50 - Map
Total               5.75 16.27 13.17  

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 16,26 Helmingham Saxo Blæcmann 'of Darsham' unnamed man of Eadric of Laxfield Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.20 0.75 0.40 - Map
Suffolk 16,26 Helmingham Saxo Godric 'of Helmingham' unnamed man of Eadric of Laxfield Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.17 0.70 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 16,30 Ulverston Saxi Alwine the priest 'of Ulverston' unnamed man commended to Eadric of Laxfield Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger Bigod 0.33 1.00 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 75,5 Bedingfield Saxi 1 free man Leofric of Thorndon 1 free man 'of Bedingfield' - 0.17 0.20 0.25 - Map
Suffolk 77,2 Occold Saxi Cyneric 'of Occold' Eadric of Laxfield - - 0.17 0.20 0.17 - Map
Suffolk 77,2 Occold Saxi Cyneric 'of Occold' Eadric of Laxfield - - 0.17 0.20 0.17 - Map
Total               1.21 3.05 1.99  

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