Location: Frome / Somerset

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref. Primary Person Short Description
Event ASC  955 ADEF(OE and Lat.)G, 956 BC   Here Eadred 16 passed away [AF(OE)G: on St Clement's mass-day at Frome].
Event S427      King ∆thelstan 18 to the familia of Winchester, Holy Trinity; grant of 30 hides (cassatae) at Enford, Wilts.; 10 (mansae) at Chilbolton and 10 (cassati) at Ashmanworth, Hants.
RecordedNames S1462    ∆thelgeard 5 held status of
Status S1462      held status of
Event WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  v.225   Aldhelm 3 grants the monasteries of Malmesbury, Frome, and Bradford the right to free election of their abbots. The grant was confirmed twice, in the nunnery of Wimborne, ruled by Cuthburg 3, and in the holy synod by the river Nadder.
Possession GDB  91 (Somerset 16:1) Regenbald 3 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 8 carucates in Frome, Somerset (in 1086)
Possession GDB  86v (Somerset 1:8) William 1 Property recorded in Domesday Book: [fiscal data not specified] in Frome, Somerset (in 1086)
Possession GDB  86v (Somerset 1:8) Edward 15 Property recorded in Domesday Book: [fiscal data not specified] in Frome, Somerset (in 1066)