Edward of Salisbury "the Sheriff"

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Edward of Salisbury "the Sheriff", whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born before 1060.1 He died between 1096 and 1120 when William of Eu was deprived of a manor which was later granted to Edward and when his son Walter controlled his lands.1,2,3

Edward of Salisbury "the Sheriff" was tenant-in-chief of 33 English manors and sheriff of Wiltshire.2,4


This person was last edited on28 Jun 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 3:593 (Longespée 1), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1845] Henry James Young, The Blackmans of Knight's Creek: Ancestors and Descendants of George and Maria (Smith) Blackman (Carlisle, Pennsylvania: s.p., 1980), 104 (Gen XXV 74), further cited as Young, Blackmans of Knight's Creek.
  3. [S2072] K. S. B. Keats-Rohan, Domesday People: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents 1066-1166: I. Domesday Book (Woodbridge, England: Boydell Press, 1999), 187, further cited as Keats-Rohan, Domesday People.
  4. [S2072] Keats-Rohan, Domesday People, 186.
  5. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:592 (Longespée 1).