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[Image: Excerpt from the Domesday Book]
[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]

Abbud 3 Abbud ‘of Ruston’ (Devon), fl. 1066

Male
Author: DWP
Editorial Status: 4 of 5

Discussion of the name

Summary

Abbud 3 had only one holding in Devon TRE assessed at only 1 ferling and with a value of 5s.

Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Profile

Abbud 3’s solitary ferling at Ruston lay among a group of small TRE holdings in West Worlington, Devon.  However, its valuation of 5s and its possession of ‘land for 1 plough’ could indicate a slightly larger holding than its assessment of 1 ferling would suggest.

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