Folio 216v Bedfordshire

 

folio 216v

The Land of Henry son of Azur
In WILLEY Hundred

Henry son of Azur holds 1 hide in FARNDISH from the King. Land for 1 plough; it
is there. 2 villagers. Meadow for 1/2 plough. The value is and was 10s; before
1066, 20s. 2 Freemen held this land; they could grant to whom they would.

The Land of Osbern son of Richard
In STODDEN Hundred

Osbern son of Richard holds 1/2 hide and 1/2 virgate in EASTON and Hugh Hubold
from him. Land for 1 plough; it is there, with 1 slave. Meadow for 1 plough;
woodland, 20 pigs. Value 10s; when acquired the same; before 1066, 12s. Stori of
Bolingbroke, Earl Tosti's man, held this land. A Freeman had 1/2 virgate, which
he could grant and sell.

In RISELEY Hugh Hubold holds 1/2 hide from Osbert son of Richard. Land for 1/2
plough; it is there, with 1 smallholder. Meadow for 1/2 plough. The value is and
was 5s; before 1066, 8s. Alwin, Stori of Bolingbroke's man, held this land; he
could grant to whom he would.

In KEYSOE Hugh Hubold holds 1 virgate from Osbert. Land for 2 oxen. The value is
and was 2s; before 1066, 4s.

Hugh Hubold holds ELVEDON himself from Osbern. It answers for 1 hide and 1
virgate. Land for 1 1/2 ploughs; they are there. Meadow for 1 plough; woodland,
34 pigs. The value is and was 10s; before 1066, 15s. Alwin, Stori of
Bolingbroke's man, held this manor; he could grant to whom he would.

The Land of Osbern son of Walter
In BIGGLESWADE Hundred

Osbern son of Walter holds 3 hides in [Little] BARFORD from the King as one
manor. Land for 3 ploughs. In lordship 2 ploughs. 4 villagers have 1 plough. 2
smallholders and 5 slaves. Meadow for 1 plough. Value 60s; when acquired 40s;
before 1066, 60s. Wulfmer of Eaton [Socon], a thane of King Edward's, held this
manor.

The Land of Osbern Fisher
In WILLEY Hundred

Osbern Fisher holds 1/2 hide in SHARNBROOK from the King. Land for 1 plough; it
is there. A mill, 16d; meadow for 1/2 plough; woodland, 10 pigs; a fishpond. 1
villager; 2 smallholders. Value 26s; when acquired 10s; before 1066, 40s. Tovi,
one of King Edward's Guards, held this land; he could sell. With this land
Osbert also claims 1 virgate and the fourth part of a virgate which his
predecessor held before 1066; but after King William came to England, he refused
to give the tribute of this land, and Ralph Tallboys gave the tribute, and took
over this land as a forfeiture, and gave it to one of his men-at-arms.

In CARLTON Osbern also holds 1 hide and 1 1/2 virgates from the King. Land for 2
ploughs. In lordship 1 plough. 2 villagers have 1 plough. 4 smallholders. Meadow
for 2 ploughs. The value is and was 20s; before 1066, 40s. Godwin Frambold, a
thane of King Edward's, held this land; he could sell.

The Land of Turstin the chamberlain
In BUCKELOWE Hundred

Turstin the chamberlain holds 2 1/2 hides in PAVENHAM from the King, as one
manor. Land for 3 ploughs. In lordship 1 hide; 1 plough there; 6 villagers with
2 ploughs; 1 smallholder. Meadow for 3 ploughs. Value 40s; when acquired the
same; before 1066, 45s. Alsi of Bromham, his brother Alli of Lavendon's man,
held this land; he could sell.

In WILLEY Hundred

In HINWICK Turstin holds 1 hide and 3 virgates from the King. Land for 2
ploughs. In lordship 1 hide; 1 plough there; 2 villagers with 1 plough; 1
smallholder. Meadow for 1 plough. Value 30s; when acquired 10s; before 1066,
30s. Godwin Frambold, a thane of King Edward's, held this land.

In WICHESTANESTOU Hundred

In BEESTON the said Turstin holds 1/2 hide from the King. Land for 1/2 plough,
but it is not there. Meadow for 1 plough. This land has been laid waste; but
when Turstin acquired it the value was 10s; before 1066, 20s. Godwin, Earl
Tosti's man, held this land; he could grant.

In CLIFTON Hundred

In CAMPTON Turstin holds 2 hides less the fourth part of 1 virgate from the
King. Land for 1 1/2 ploughs. In lordship 1 hide, 1 virgate and three parts of a
virgate; 1 plough there. 2 villagers and 1 smallholder have 1/2 plough. Meadow
for 1 1/2 ploughs; woodland, 20 pigs. The value is 30s; before 1066, 40s. 3
Freemen held this land; they could grant and sell to whom they would.

The Land of Gilbert son of Solomon
In CLIFTON Hundred

Gilbert son of Solomon holds MEPPERSHALL from the King. It answers for 4 hides
in Bedfordshire. Land for 4 ploughs. In Hertfordshire this village answers for 3
hides and 1 virgate. Land for 3 ploughs. In total, 7 ploughs. In lordship 5
hides; 3 ploughs there; a further 2 possible. 5 villagers have 2 ploughs. 4
smallholders and 2 slaves. Meadow for 7 ploughs; woodland, 200 pigs; from the
customary dues of the woodland, 10s. The value is and was 6; before 1066 10.
Leofwin the noble of Caddington, a thane of King Edward's, held this manor. In
this manor were 4 Freemen; they held 2 hides; they could sell to whom they
would.

In WILLEY Hundred

In FELMERSHAM Gilbert holds 7 1/2 hides. Land for 8 ploughs. In lordship 4
hides; 3 ploughs there. 4 villagers have 4 ploughs. 6 smallholders. Meadow for 4
ploughs. Value 100s; when acquired 12; as much before 1066. 6 Freemen held this
manor; they could sell.

The Land of Albert of Lorraine
In MANSHEAD Hundred

Albert of Lorraine holds CHALGRAVE from the King. It answers for 8 hides and 2
parts of 1 virgate. Land for 10 ploughs. In lordship 3 carucates of land; 2
ploughs there. 13 villagers have 8 ploughs. 4 smallholders and 6 slaves. Meadow
for 8 ploughs; woodland, 50 pigs. Value 7; when acquired 6; as much before
1066. Albert also held this manor before 1066; he could grant to whom he would.

In REDBORNSTOKE Hundred

Albert holds WOOTTON himself. It answers for 10 hides. Land for 11 ploughs. In
lordship 2 hides. 3 ploughs there. 20 villagers have 7 ploughs; an eighth
possible. 6 slaves. Meadow for 5 ploughs; woodland, 400 pigs. Value 10; when
acquired 8; before 1066 10 15s. Almer of Wootton, Earl Tosti's man, held this
manor; he could sell.

In SHELTON Albert holds 3 hides. Land for 5 ploughs. In lordship 1 hide; 2
ploughs there. 7 villagers with 3 ploughs; 4 slaves. Meadow for 3 ploughs;
woodland, 100 pigs. Value 40s; when acquired 20s; before 1066, 45s. This manor
is and was a member of Wootton. Almer of Wootton, Earl Tosti's man, held it.

In WILLEY Hundred

In SHARNBROOK Albert holds 2 hides and the fourth part of 1 virgate. Land for 3
ploughs. In lordship 1 hide; 2 ploughs there. 4 villagers with 1 plough. 4
smallholders and 4 slaves. A mill, 16s; meadow for 2 ploughs; woodland, 40 pigs.
Value 50s; when acquired 30s; before 1066, 60s. Algar, Queen Edith's man, held
this land; he could grant to whom he would.

The Land of David of Argentan
In STODDEN Hundred

David of Argentan holds 1 hide in RISELEY from the King. Land for 1 plough; but
it is not there. 1 villager and 3 smallholders. Value 10s; when acquired 20s;
before 1066 the same. Honday, Earl Harold's man, held this land; he could sell
to whom he would.

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