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general introduction to Domesday book

Henry Ellis

general introduction to Domesday book

by Henry Ellis

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Published by Muller in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Sir Henry Ellis. Vol.1.
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Open LibraryOL13789030M

A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants-in-Chief, and Under-Tenants, at the Time of the Survey; As Well as of the Holders of Lands Mentioned in Domesday Anterior to the Formation of that Record; with an Abstract of the Population of England at the Close of the Reign of William the Conqueror, so Far as the. Due to the assessments in the survey being regarded as ‘indisputable’ the book became known by the English as the “Book of Judgement” and its completion the “Day of Judgement” or Domesday in old English. The name Domesday was eventually adopted by the custodians of the book and was first found in official record in

1. Why use this guide? This research guide explains how to access and understand the information within Domesday Book. For a more detailed introduction to Domesday, and England at the end of the 11th century, when Domesday was compiled, consult our online Domesday exhibition.. The original Domesday Book itself can no longer be consulted except . A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants in Chief, and Under Tenants, at the Time of the Survey: as Well as of the Holders of Lands Mentioned in Domesday Anterior to the Formation of that Record: with an Abstract of the Population of England at the Close of the Reign of William the Conqueror, So Far as the Same is Actually /5(2).

Domesday Book Domesday Book is the oldest government record held in The National Archives. In fact there are two Domesday Books – Little Domesday and about England in the 11th century. In , King William I (the Conqueror) wanted to find out about all the land in his new kingdom: who owned which property, who else lived there, how much the landFile Size: KB. A general introduction to Domesday Book: accompanied by indexes of the tenants in chief, and under tenants, at the time of survey, as well as of the holders of lands mentioned in Domesday anterior to the formation of that record: with an abstract of the population of England at the close of the riegn of William the Conqueror, so far as the same is actually entered, illustrated by .


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) and William the Conqueror, is Britain's oldest public record and the true starting point of. The first index contains over 1, names of landowners who held land from William the Conqueror; the second contains 5, names of persons entered in Domesday Book as holding lands in the time of Edward the Confessor and through later years anterior to the survey; and the third index includes over 3, listings of the under-tenants of land at the formation of the Domesday.

A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the by Henry Ellis, Great Britain Record Commission. A General Introduction To Domesday Book: Accompanied By Indexes Of The Tenants-in-chief, And Under-tenants, At The Time Of The Survey: As Well As Of The Holders Of Lands Mentioned In Domesday Anterior To The Formation Of That Record: With An Abstract Of The Population Of England At The Close Of The Region Of William The Conqueror, So Far As The.

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Record Commission. Domesday Book, the original record or summary of William I’s survey of England. By contemporaries the whole operation was known as “the description of England,” but the popular name Domesday—i.e., “doomsday,” when men face the record from which there is no appeal—was in general use by the midth century.

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A General Introduction to Domesday Book;: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants in Chief, and Under Tenants, at the Time of the Survey: as Well as of the Holders of Lands Mentioned in Domesday. A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants in Chief, and Under Tenants, at the Time of the Survey: as Well as of the Holders of Lands Mentioned in Domesday.

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle states that planning for the survey was conducted inand the book's colophon states the survey was completed in It is not known when exactly Domesday Book was compiled, but the entire copy of Great Domesday appears to have been copied out by one person on parchment (prepared sheepskin), although six scribes seem to have been used for Little ge(s): Medieval Latin.

The Paperback of the A General Introduction to Domesday Book. in Two Volumes. Volume I by Henry Ellis at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores &. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., London: Commissioners on the Public Records of the Kingdom, |a A general introduction to Domesday book |h [electronic resource]: |b accompanied by indexes of the tenants in chief, and under tenants at the time of the survey, as well as of the holders of lands mentioned in Domesday anterior to the formation of that record: with an abstract of the population of England at the close of the reign of William.

The Latin text of the Domesday Book (P.R.O. E31) was originally published inusing a specially designed record type, under the editorship of Abraham Farley. The most accessible printed editions today are: David Roffe summarises several databases composed from the Domesday Book. Domesday Book is the main source for an understanding of late Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest.

And yet, despite over two centuries of study, no consensus has emerged as to its purpose. David Roffe proposes a radically new interpretation of England's oldest and most precious public record.

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Find items in libraries near you. Doomsday Book is a science fiction novel by American author Connie novel won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards, and was shortlisted for other awards. The title of the book refers to the Domesday Book of ; Kivrin Engle, the main character, says that her recording is "a record of life in the Middle Ages, which is what William the Conqueror's survey turned out Author: Connie Willis.

A General Introduction To Domesday Book. Two Volumes. Ask a question about this product. Printable version. SHARE. Domesday Book, the famous land and population census held during the time of Edward the Confessor (d.

) and William the Conqueror, is Britain's oldest public record and the true starting point of English genealogy. Ellis' work. A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants-In-Chief and Under-Tenants at the Time of the Survey: As Well as of the Holders of Lands Mentioned in Domesday Anterior to the Formation Pages: Sometimes these complaints in Domesday Book are both specific and double-sided and include the arguments of litigators and the responses of local witnesses and juries.

The survey's Hampshire folios, for example, include a detailed description of a suit between William de Chernet and Picot the Sheriff.