Location: Deerhurst / Gloucestershire

Factoid List

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Event ASC (C-F)  1016 CDEF(OE and Lat.)   The kings [sc. Edmund 24 and Cnut 3] came together at Alney [D adds: by Deerhurst] and confirmed their friendship by pledge and oath [D has: became partners and pledged brothers and confirmed by a pledge and also with oaths].
Event S1187    Æthelric 8 Æthelric 8 expressed his wish to be buried at Deerhurst.
Event ASC (C-F) 1042-1087  D 1053   Ælfric 119 died at Deerhurst.
Event Okasha28      Earl Odda 8 ordered this royal church to be built and dedicated in honour of the Holy Trinity for the soul of his brother Ælfric 119 which was taken from this place. And Ealdred 37 was the Bishop who dedicated the same on 12 April and in the 14th year of the reign of Edward 15, king of the English.
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..
Event S1143      Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that he has granted to Westminster Abbey, Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs..
Event S1144      Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that he has given to Westminster Abbey, Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs., and commands that all the thegns of the lands be henceforth subject to the abbot and monks.
Event S1145      Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that he has granted to Westminster Abbey, Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs., and invokes a blessing on every man who shall be loyal to the holy monastery.
Transaction S1145      King Edward 15 to Westminster; grant of land at Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs..
Event S1146      Writ of King Edward 15 declaring that the monks of Westminster Abbey are to have the estates of Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs., with all the land and berewicks which he has granted to the abbey.
Transaction S1146      King Edward 15 to Westminster; grant of the estates of Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs..
Event WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  ii.76   Æthelwold 1 was succeeded by Ælfheah 44. He took habit at Deerhurst and then moved to Bath, were he shut himself up in a private cell and thought of the divine, receiving visions. When the bishop of Winchester died, Dunstan 1 put Ælfheah 44 in his throne. He elevated Æthelwold 1's bones twelve years after his death. After twenty-two years as bishop, he was moved to Canterbury, against his will, they say. He had to go to Rome and received the pallium from the pope, performing miracles on the way. When the Danes arrived, he was first imprisoned for seven months, then stoned to death and buried at St Paul's in London. Nine years later, at the orders of King Cnut 3 and in his presence, is body was exhumed and found incorrupt.
Event Bates295      King William 1 notifies Ealdred 37 of York, Bishop Wulfstan 55 of Worcester, Earl William 3 fitzOsbern, and all his thegns of Gloucs., Worcs., and Oxfordshire that he has confirmed the land in Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs., to the abbey of Westminster, as King Edward 15 gave them.
Transaction Bates295      King Edward 15 granted Pershore and Deerhurst to St Peter's, Westminster.
Transaction Bates318      King Edward 15 granted Pershore, Worcs., and Deerhurst, Gloucs., to St Peter's, Westminster.
Transaction S1040      King Edward 15 to Westminster; grant of land at Staines, Middx.; Windsor, Berks.; Wheathampstead, Stevenage, Ashwell, Herts.; Deene, Sudborough, Northants.; Islip, Launton, Oxon.; Perton, Staffs.; Rutland [after the death of Queen Eadgyth 3]; Pershore, Worcs.; and Deerhurst, Gloucs..
RecordedNames TRW Non-royal charters/Westminster1    Eadric 79
Possession GDB  166 (Gloucestershire 19:1) Westminster, St Peter's 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 59 hides in Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (in 1086)
Possession GDB  166 (Gloucestershire 19:1) Westminster, St Peter's 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 59 hides in Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (in 1066)
Possession GDB  166 (Gloucestershire 19:1) Edwin 38 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 59 hides in Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (in 1066)
Office EMC Coin  2001.1247 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Eadric 99 held office of Moneyer for Harold 5
RecordedNames EMC Coin  2001.1247 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Eadric 99
Office EMC Coin  2001.1247 (N 802 (Harold I Jewel Cross)) Harold 5 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  2005.0015 (N 324 (Heavy coinage)) Offa 7
Office EMC Coin  2005.0015 (N 324 (Heavy coinage)) Offa 7 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  2005.0015 (N 324 (Heavy coinage)) Wilhun 2
Office EMC Coin  2005.0015 (N 324 (Heavy coinage)) Wilhun 2 held office of Moneyer for Offa 7