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

Æthelwacer


Author: SDB
Editorial Status: unknown

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: Ailuuacre, Aluuacre, Eluuacre, Æluuacre

Forms in modern scholarship:

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  Alecto edition:

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
Hampshire 30,1 Ashe Æluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' Harold, earl Eudo the steward - 8.00 7.00 6.50 E Map
Somerset 24,2 Milton Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai Richard 'the man of Walter de Douai' 1.50 1.25 1.25 A Map
Somerset 24,9 Weare Æluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai - 6.00 10.00 5.00 A Map
Somerset 24,18 Sparkford Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai Fulcwin 'of Sparkford' 5.25 4.00 5.00 A Map
Somerset 24,28 Huntspill Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai - 1.00 8.00 8.00 A Map
Somerset 24,30 Chilcompton Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai Ralph de Conteville 4.00 2.50 2.50 A Map
Somerset 24,31 West Harptree Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai Ralph de Conteville 5.00 2.00 2.00 A Map
Somerset 24,32 Eckweek Eluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walter de Douai Ralph de Conteville 0.38 0.50 0.50 A Map
Wiltshire 36,2 Stourton Aluuacre Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' - Walscin de Douai Ralph 'of Stourton' 8.00 4.00 7.00 A Map
Total               39.13 39.25 37.75  

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
Somerset 8,9 Blackford Ailuuacre Alnoth 'of Blackford' Æthelnoth, abbot of Glastonbury Thurstan, abbot of Glastonbury Æthelwacer 'of Huntspill' 4.00 4.00 5.00 - Map
Total               4.00 4.00 5.00  

People of this name

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