Given Names from Early 13th Century England

by Talan Gwynek (Brian M. Scott)

The following names are drawn from the custumals of 21 manors held by the Abbey of Bec as printed in Select Documents of the English Lands of the Abbey of Bec, edited for the Royal Historical Society by Marjorie Chibnall, Ph.D., Camden Third Series, Volume LXXIII, London, Offices of the Royal Historical Society, 1951. The several versions of the original manuscripts are dated between c. 1230 and c. 1247. These manors were spread over twelve counties: Dorset, Hampshire, Sussex, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Middlesex, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Suffolk, and Norfolk.

Masculine Given Names
Feminine Given Names

Layout & publishing by Arval Benicoeur