Source: CharterS1043

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King Edward to Westminster Abbey, First Charter; confirmation of privileges and of lands, comprising (a) 17.5 hides at Westminster, 20 at Hendon, 5 at Hampstead, 12 hides and 1 uirga at Greenford, 8 hides at Hanwell, 8 at Shepperton, 7 at Sunbury, Middx.; 10 at Aldenham, 4 hides and 1 uirga at Datchworth, 4.5 hides at Watton(-at-Stone), 6.5 at Holwell, Herts.; 2 at Ham, 4 at Wennington, 5 at Kelvedon (?), 4 at Fanton in North Benfleet, Essex; 10 at Morden, Surrey; 2 at Ewell, Kent; 7 at Parham, 3 at Chollington in Eastbourne, 4 at (West) Chiltington, Sussex; (b) Moulsham [granted by Leofcild], Kelvedon Hatch (?) [granted by Æthelric], Maplestead [granted by Wulfwine], Kelvedon, Rayne and Latchingdon [granted by Guthmund), Wanstead [granted by Ælfric], Leyton [granted by Ætsere Swearte], Paglesham [granted by Ingulf], Essex; Lessness, Kent [granted by Ætsere]; Claygate, Surrey [granted by Tostig]; Ayot St Lawrence, Herts. [granted by Ælfwine]; Denham [granted by Wulfstan], a half hide at Amersham and 1 hide at Weedon, Bucks. [granted by Siward]; 2.5 hides at Wormley, Herts. [granted by Leofsige of London]; and (c) grant of land at Launton, Islip, Oxon.; Staines, Middx; Windsor, Berks.; Wheathampstead, Herts.; Stevenage, Ashwell, Herts.; Deene, Sudborough, Northants.; Perton, Staffs.; Rutland [after the death of Queen Edith]; Pershore, Worcs.; and Deerhurst, Gloucs.

Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 1066, December 28
Scholarly Source Dating 1066

Notes

Madden 1862, p. 176; Dep. Keep. 29, Appendix, pp. 24-5; Stevenson 1896, p. 732 n. 1; Napier and Stevenson, p. 92, spurious; Plummer 1899, p. 213 n. 1 and p. 233, spurious; Robinson 1909, pp. 13-14; Essex Arch. Soc., xvii (1926), pp. 10-22; Harmer 1936, p. 102 n. 1, spurious; D'Ardenne 1939, pp. 160-4; PN Middx, pp. 17, 33, 35, 56, 165; Harmer, Writs, pp. 60, 289-91, spurious; Oleson 1955, p. 154, spurious; John 1960, p. 102, false; Chaplais 1962, pp. 91-2, scribe of MS 1 identified, pp. 92-5, composed by Osbert de Clare before 1139 (= 1981, XVIII pp. 91-5); Hart, ECE, no. 68, spurious; Finberg, ECWM, no. 183 (pp. 78, 132-3), spurious; HRH, p. 234, spurious, but subscriptions are consistent; Brooke and Keir 1975, p. 369, forgery; Hart, ECNE, no. 30 (pp. 66, 100-1), spurious; Harvey 1977, pp. 24, 339, 342, 343, 346, 347, 355; Gelling, ECTV, no. 242 (pp. 68, 79, 92-3, 117, 144, 165), spurious; Keynes 1980, p. 113 n. 29, spurious; Keynes 1988, pp. 198-9, 206, 209-10, spurious; Hooke 1990, pp. 338-9, cited; BA Facs., p. 11, MS 2 the pretended original, MS 1 a copy; Wormald 1993, p. 18, on Deerhurst.

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref Primary Person Short Description
Event S1043    King Edward 15 to Westminster 1 Abbey, First Charter; confirmation of privileges and of lands.
Office S1043    Edward 15 held office of King
RecordedNames S1043    Edward 15 (Eadwardus)
Office S1043    Eadgyth 3 held office of Queen
RecordedNames S1043    Eadgyth 3 (Eadgyða)
Office S1043    Stigand 1 held office of Archbishop
RecordedNames S1043    Stigand 1 (Stigandus)
Office S1043    Ealdred 37 held office of Archbishop
RecordedNames S1043    Ealdred 37 (Ealdredus)
Office S1043    William 2 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    William 2 (Willielmus)
Office S1043    Herman 2 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Herman 2 (Heremannus)
Office S1043    Walter 2 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Walter 2 (Walterus)
Office S1043    Leofric 60 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Leofric 60 (Leofricus)
Office S1043    Wulfwig 10 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Wulfwig 10 (Wulfwinus)
Office S1043    Giso 1 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Giso 1 (Giso)
Office S1043    Wulfstan 55 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Wulfstan 55 (Wulstanus)
Office S1043    Siweard 13 held office of Bishop
RecordedNames S1043    Siweard 13 (Siwardus)
Office S1043    Edwin 35 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Edwin 35 (Eadwinus)
Office S1043    Æthelsige 43 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Æthelsige 43 (Ægelsius)
Office S1043    Ælfwine 54 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Ælfwine 54 (Ælfwinus)
Office S1043    Leofric 65 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Leofric 65 (Leofricus)
Office S1043    Æthelwig 16 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Æthelwig 16 (Ægelwinus)
Office S1043    Baldwin 5 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Baldwin 5 (Baldwinus)
Office S1043    Wulfwald 1 held office of Abbot
RecordedNames S1043    Wulfwald 1 (abbas)
Office S1043    Regenbald 1 held office of Cancellarius
RecordedNames S1043    Regenbald 1 (Reinbaldus)
Office S1043    Harold 3 held office of Dux
RecordedNames S1043    Harold 3 (Haroldus)
Office S1043    Edwin 33 held office of Dux
RecordedNames S1043    Edwin 33 (Eadwinus)
Office S1043    Leofwine 69 held office of Dux
RecordedNames S1043    Leofwine 69 (Leofwinus)
Office S1043    Gyrth 1 held office of Dux
RecordedNames S1043    Gyrth 1 (Gyrð)
Office S1043    Ralph 2 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Ralph 2 (Raulfus)
Office S1043    Rodbert 2 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Rodbert 2 (Rotbertus)
Office S1043    Asgar 1 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Asgar 1 (Æsgarus)
Office S1043    Eadnoth 20 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Eadnoth 20 (Eadnoðus)
Office S1043    Bondig 1 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Bondig 1 (Bondius)
Office S1043    Wigod 2 held office of Minister
RecordedNames S1043    Wigod 2 (Wigodus)
RecordedNames S1043    Æthelnoth 45 (Ægelnoðus)
RecordedNames S1043    Wulfric 66 (Wulfricus)
RecordedNames S1043    Siweard 10 (Siweard)
RecordedNames S1043    Godric 25 (Godricus)
Transaction S1043    Leofcild 2 granted Moulsham to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Æthelric 66 granted Kelvedon Hatch (?) to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Wulfwine 11 granting Maplestead to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Guthmund 5 granted Kelvedon, Rayne, and Latchingdon to Westminster 1.
RecordedNames S1043    Atsere 3 (Atsere Swerte)
Transaction S1043    Atsere 3 Swearte granted Leyton to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Ælfric 131 granted Wanstead to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Ingulf 1 granted Paglesham to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Atsere 4 granted Lessness to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Tosti 3 granted land to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Ælfwine 63 granting land to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Wulfstan 58 granted Denham to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Siweard 17 granted half a hide at Amersham, and 1 hide at Weedon, Bucks. to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    Leofsige 38 of London granted 2.5 hides at Wormley to Westminster 1.
Transaction S1043    King Edward 15 to Westminster 1, grant of land at Launton, Islip, Oxon.; Staines, Middx; Windsor, Berks.; Wheathampstead, Herts.; Stevenage, Ashwell, Herts.; Deene, Sudborough, Northants.; Perton, Staffs.; Rutland [after the death of Queen Eadgyth 3]; Pershore, Worcs.; and Deerhurst, Gloucs..
RecordedNames S1043    Leofsige 38 (Leofsi de Lundonia)
Transaction S1043    King Edward 15 to Westminster 1 Abbey, First Charter; confirmation of lands, comprising 17.5 hides at Westminster, 20 at Hendon, 5 at Hampstead, 12 hides and 1 uirga at Greenford, 8 hides at Hanwell, 8 at Shepperton, 7 at Sunbury, Middx.; 10 at Aldenham, 4 hides and 1 uirga at Datchworth, 4.5 hides at Watton(-at-Stone), 6.5 at Holwell, Herts.; 2 at Ham, 4 at Wennington, 5 at Kelvedon (?), 4 at Fanton in North Benfleet, Essex; 10 at Morden, Surrey; 2 at Ewell, Kent; 7 at Parham, 3 at Chollington in Eastbourne, 4 at (West) Chiltington, Sussex. (b) Moulsham [granted by Leofcild 2], Kelvedon Hatch (?) [granted by Æthelric 66], Maplestead [granted by Wulfwine 11], Kelvedon, Rayne and Latchingdon [granted by Guthmund 5), Wanstead [granted by Ælfric 131], Leyton [granted by Atsere 3 Swearte], Paglesham [granted by Ingulf 1], Essex; Lessness, Kent [granted by Atsere 4]; Claygate, Surrey [granted by Tosti 3]; Ayot St Lawrence, Herts. [granted by Ælfwine 63]; Denham [granted by Wulfstan 58], a half hide at Amersham and 1 hide at Weedon, Bucks. [granted by Siweard 17]; 2.5 hides at Wormley, Herts. [granted by Leofsige 38 of London].