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Bishop of Worcester
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Worcester
In office 1033–1038
Predecessor Leofsige
Successor Lyfing
Consecration 1033
Personal details
Died 20 December 1038

Beorhtheah also (Brihtheah) (died 20 December 1038) was a medieval Bishop of Worcester.

Beorhtheah's family was a wealthy family from Worcester.[1] He had previously been Abbot of Pershore,[2] and was consecrated in 1033. He died on 20 December 1038.[3]

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  • Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England entry for Beorhtheah
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishop of Worcester
Succeeded by
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