Seems to be a good resource on The Hundred Years War. You can search the database by:
First or last name
It lists 722 entries for 1386, here is one (picked for the odd name)
Wodelok Esquire Man-at-arms Sir Thomas West
1386 Garrison Calais TNA_E101_40_24
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- They've been discussing this site on the heraldic list(s) this week. The
prevailing opinion seems to be that they normalized common given names
(John, Thomas, etc) but uncommon given names were put in 'as is' (Sibryght,
Lambekyn, etc) and that bynames (last names) were generally left alone.
There's also several posts of reasons why, but that's the gist of what went
----- Original Message -----
From: "Park McKellop" <
Sent: Saturday, November 17, 2007 5:46 PM
Subject: [Authentic_SCA] HYW
- At 5:59 PM -0500 11/17/07, Megan & Dave wrote:
>They've been discussing this site on the heraldic list(s) this week. TheWell, put in "as is" or else only partially Anglicized/normalized
>prevailing opinion seems to be that they normalized common given names
>(John, Thomas, etc) but uncommon given names were put in 'as is' (Sibryght,
(e.g., Latin case endings, if any, removed) -- it is hard to say
which without seeing the originals.
Sharon Krossa, PhD - skrossa-yg@...
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