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Winfrith Newburgh

Major Settlement in the Parish of Winfrith Newburgh

Historical Forms

  • Winfrode 1086 DB, Exon
  • Winfroda Exon
  • Winfrod(e) Newburgh, Winfrod(e) Neuburg, Wynfrod(e) Newburgh, Wynfrod(e) Neuburg 13 Weld1 1210–2 RBE 1212 Fees 1213,1214 Cur 1236 FF 1288 Ass
  • Wynfrod(e) Neuburgh 1289 Weld1 1297 Pat
  • Wynefrod(e), Winefrod(e) 1227 FF 1308 Pat
  • Winfroud 1250 Fees
  • Winfrot, Wynfrot 1195,1210 P
  • Wynfrot als. Winfrod 1246 Ipm 1268 Ass
  • Wynfrot Neuborgh 1288 ib
  • Wynfrot als. Newborough 1703 Weld1
  • Wynford(e), Winford(e) 1210–2 RBE 1212 Fees 1267 Ch 1269 Ass 1268 Pat 1271 RH 1275 Rent 1446
  • Wineford, Wyneford 1250 Fees 1280 Ass
  • Wyneford Neuburgh 1437 Weld1
  • Winfret, Winifrat 1216 ClR
  • Wynfrete 1575 Saxton
  • Wimfrost 1228 Cl
  • Wymfrod(e) 1244 1268 1276 Pat 1279 Ch 1280 1288 Ass
  • Wymfrod(e) Neuburgh 1297 Pat
  • Wynnfred 1244 Ass
  • Wynfred(e), Winfred(e) 1273 Cl 1278 QW 1280 Ass 1282 Cl
  • Winfred(e) Neuburgh, Winfred(e) Neuburth, Winfred(e) Nouborthe, Winfred(e) Neesburgh 1288 Ass 1291 Tax
  • Winfred(e) Neuborgh 1311 Cl
  • Winfred(e) Neburg 1311 Weld1 1318 Ch
  • Winfred(e)neburgh 1319 FF 1447 Cl
  • Wynifrede 1278 QW
  • Wynfrede and Neburgh 1388 Cl
  • Wynefred(e) (et) Neuburgh 1288 Ass 1291 Pat 1436 Weld1
  • Wynfreud 1294 Ch 1313
  • Wimfred(e), Wymfred(e) 1244 Ass 1260 Cl 1279
  • Wymfred(e) iuxta Benedon 1280 Ass
  • Wymfred(e) Neuburg(h) 1288 ib
  • Neuburgh Wymfred(e) 1315 Pat 1332 SR
  • Wind(e)ford 1250 Fees
  • Wylefrod 1250 Fees
  • Wynfro 1268 Ass
  • Wemfrod 1279 Ch
  • Wunfrot 1289 Cl
  • Winfrid, Wynfrid Neuburgh 1309 Wim 1313 Pat
  • Wynfryth als. Wynflyth 1399 Pat
  • Wynfryth Nowbro 1535 DCMDeed
  • Wynffrythe 1554 Ampthill
  • Winfrith Newborough 1705 Weld1
  • Wynfreth 1412 FA
  • Wynfreth Neuburgh 1431 1436 Weld1
  • Wynfreth Neburgh 1440 1450 1461 Rent 1498 Ct
  • Wyynfreth 1444 Weld1
  • Woneford Neuburgh 1435 Weld1

Etymology

Originally a stream name from PrWelsh  wïnn3 'white, bright' and PrWelsh  frud 'stream', identical in origin with Winford So (DEPN) and Wynford Eagle par. infra , v. Ekwall RN 462–3, Jackson 555–6.The r.n. Win is a back-formation from the p.n. The family of de Neuburgh , de Nouo burgo (from le Neubourg in Normandy (Eure)) was here from the time of Hy 1 (Fees 89), and is mentioned in 1195 P, 13Weld 1, 1210 P, 1228 Cl, 1250 Feeset freq to 1332 SR. Benedon is Bindon in Wool par. infra . The bounds of the manor of Winfrith Newburgh are given in 1682Weld 1 (M78).

Places in the same Parish

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