Ęthelwulf 21 (Male) Mercian dux, d.901; brother of Ealhswith, l ix

Notes: Cf. Factoid List

Recorded Name (4)
Aešeluulf (1)
 S1442   
Aešulf (1)
 S219   
Ažulf (1)
 ASC  902 A, <903> B, 903 CDG
Ęžulfus (1)
 S220   
Office (4)
Dux (2)
 S220   
 S1442   
Ealdorman (2)
 ASC  902 A, <903> B, 903 CDG
 S219   
Personal Relationship (1)
Ęthelwulf 21 Brother (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Ealhswith 1: ASC  902 A, <903> B, 903 CDG
Event (6)
Agreement (1)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
Bequeathing/will-making (1)
 S1442 - settlement between Winchcombe 1 and Worcester 1: Cenwulf 3, king, left charters converying his inheritance. The charters stated that after him, no heir should have the power to give or convey the inheritance, which belongs to Winchcombe 1, to any man for a longer term than one life. In 897, Ęthelwulf 21 read the charters and found that 5 manentes at (Upton) Bockley were in the possession of Wullaf 5 who claimed that Cynethryth 4 had given the land to his father [Anonymous 689] for 3 lives and that Ęlfflęd 8 had added 3 more. It was adjudged by Ęthelred 1 that Cenwulf 3's original ruling must stand. Wullaf 5 gave over the charters to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on the understanding that he would hold the land in his lifetime and that it would then pass to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
Charter-witnessing (4)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
 S1442 - settlement between Winchcombe 1 and Worcester 1: Cenwulf 3, king, left charters converying his inheritance. The charters stated that after him, no heir should have the power to give or convey the inheritance, which belongs to Winchcombe 1, to any man for a longer term than one life. In 897, Ęthelwulf 21 read the charters and found that 5 manentes at (Upton) Bockley were in the possession of Wullaf 5 who claimed that Cynethryth 4 had given the land to his father [Anonymous 689] for 3 lives and that Ęlfflęd 8 had added 3 more. It was adjudged by Ęthelred 1 that Cenwulf 3's original ruling must stand. Wullaf 5 gave over the charters to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on the understanding that he would hold the land in his lifetime and that it would then pass to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
 S219 - Ęthelred 1 granting land and salt-works to Ęthelwulf 25: Ęthelred 1, principatus and dominus the Mercians, to Ęthelwulf 25; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Himbleton, Worcs., with appurtenant salt-workings etc: S219    (884)
 S220 - Ęthelred 1 granting land: Ęthelred 1, procurator of Mercians, to Wulfgar 2, minister; grant of 15 hides (manentes) at Walden, Herts.: S220    (888)
Death/dying (1)
 Ęthelwulf 21-Virgilius 2-Grimbald 1.deaths: Here Ęthelwulf 21, Virgilius 2 and Grimbald 1 departed [AG add: on 8 July].: ASC  902 A, <903> B, 903 CDG (901)
Disputing/dispute-settling (1)
 S1442 - settlement between Winchcombe 1 and Worcester 1: Cenwulf 3, king, left charters converying his inheritance. The charters stated that after him, no heir should have the power to give or convey the inheritance, which belongs to Winchcombe 1, to any man for a longer term than one life. In 897, Ęthelwulf 21 read the charters and found that 5 manentes at (Upton) Bockley were in the possession of Wullaf 5 who claimed that Cynethryth 4 had given the land to his father [Anonymous 689] for 3 lives and that Ęlfflęd 8 had added 3 more. It was adjudged by Ęthelred 1 that Cenwulf 3's original ruling must stand. Wullaf 5 gave over the charters to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on the understanding that he would hold the land in his lifetime and that it would then pass to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
Grant and Gift (2)
 S219 - Ęthelred 1 granting land and salt-works to Ęthelwulf 25: Ęthelred 1, principatus and dominus the Mercians, to Ęthelwulf 25; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Himbleton, Worcs., with appurtenant salt-workings etc: S219    (884)
 S220 - Ęthelred 1 granting land: Ęthelred 1, procurator of Mercians, to Wulfgar 2, minister; grant of 15 hides (manentes) at Walden, Herts.: S220    (888)
Law-making/legislation (1)
 S1442 - settlement between Winchcombe 1 and Worcester 1: Cenwulf 3, king, left charters converying his inheritance. The charters stated that after him, no heir should have the power to give or convey the inheritance, which belongs to Winchcombe 1, to any man for a longer term than one life. In 897, Ęthelwulf 21 read the charters and found that 5 manentes at (Upton) Bockley were in the possession of Wullaf 5 who claimed that Cynethryth 4 had given the land to his father [Anonymous 689] for 3 lives and that Ęlfflęd 8 had added 3 more. It was adjudged by Ęthelred 1 that Cenwulf 3's original ruling must stand. Wullaf 5 gave over the charters to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on the understanding that he would hold the land in his lifetime and that it would then pass to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
Lease (1)
 Wullaf 5.restoring land to Worcester 1 S309: Wullaf 5 handed over the charters for the 5 manentes at Blockley to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on condition that Wullaf 5 should hold the land for his lifetime and that it should then revert to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
Property-transacting (2)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
 S1442 - settlement between Winchcombe 1 and Worcester 1: Cenwulf 3, king, left charters converying his inheritance. The charters stated that after him, no heir should have the power to give or convey the inheritance, which belongs to Winchcombe 1, to any man for a longer term than one life. In 897, Ęthelwulf 21 read the charters and found that 5 manentes at (Upton) Bockley were in the possession of Wullaf 5 who claimed that Cynethryth 4 had given the land to his father [Anonymous 689] for 3 lives and that Ęlfflęd 8 had added 3 more. It was adjudged by Ęthelred 1 that Cenwulf 3's original ruling must stand. Wullaf 5 gave over the charters to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on the understanding that he would hold the land in his lifetime and that it would then pass to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)
Restoration of land/property (1)
 Wullaf 5.restoring land to Worcester 1 S309: Wullaf 5 handed over the charters for the 5 manentes at Blockley to Ęthelwulf 21, dux, on condition that Wullaf 5 should hold the land for his lifetime and that it should then revert to Worcester 1.: S1442    (897)