PASE: Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England


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


Author: SDB
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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.


Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: Ailbnus, Albernus

Forms in modern scholarship:

  von Feilitzen head forms:

  Phillimore edition:

  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
Suffolk 16,18 Burstall Ailbnus Ailbernus 'of Burstall' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.12 0.50 0.42 - Map
Suffolk 25,85 Wratting Albernus Ailbernus 'of Wratting' Wihtgar son of Ælfric Richard fitzGilbert - 3.00 2.50 3.00 - Map
Total               3.12 3.00 3.42  

People of this name

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