Welsh names from Newport charters

by Genny Grim
known in the SCA as Constanza of Thamesreach

© 2014 Genny Grim; all rights reserved
last updated 15Dec14

The following Latinized names are taken from two charters pertaining to Newport in southern Wales. The first charter was written in 1385, with ratification and addenda from 1427. The second charter is from 1623. Most of the names are of men; one woman is named in the 1385 charter.

For each charter, given names and bynames are listed alphabetically, with frequencies given.

Names from the 1385 charter

Names from the 1427 addenda

Names from the 1623 charter


Rees, William, The charters of the borough of Newport in Gwynllwg (Newport: Newport Public Libraries Committee, 1951).