Source: CharterS1489

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Description

Will of Ælfric, bishop (of Elmham), including bequests of land at Worlingworth, Suffolk, and at Hunstanton, Holme, Tichwell and Docking, Norfolk, to Bury St Edmunds; at Grimston, Norfolk, to Leofstan, the dean; and instructions to sell land at Walsingham and Fersfield, Norfolk; also bequests of land at Egmere, Norfolk, part to Ælfwine and part to Ufi, the prior; the mill at Guist, Norfolk, to Edwin, the monk; land at Roydon, Norfolk, to Ælfwig, the priest; and at Moulton (probably Suffolk) to Sibriht; also a messuage in Norwich to St Edmunds and one in London to St Peter's

Charter information
Sawyer 1489
Birch ---
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used Kemble
Archive(s) Bury St Edmunds
Source Information
Language Old English
Scholarly Source Dating 1023 x 1038

Notes

Bond 1878, p. 7, MS 1 contemporary; Stevenson 1913, p. 115 n. 16, MS 1 a contemporary hand; Whitelock, Wills, pp. 181-4; Hart, ECEE, no. 88 (pp. 65, 82), authentic; Brooke and Keir 1975, pp. 368, 369, authentic; Councils and Synods, p. 513; Dumville 1993, p. 42 and n. 177, dates 1023 x 1038; Pelteret 1995, p. 122; Campbell 1996, p. 17, probably Ælfric II (d. 1038).

Edition(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
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Wills Whitelock Wills      

Translation(s)

Editor Article or Book Title Journal or Pub.Loc. Date pp.
  Wills     70-3 [no.26]