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Wernbeorht

Wernbeorht
Bishop of Leicester
Church Church of England
Diocese Diocese of Leicester
Term ended c815 (death)
Predecessor Unwona
Successor Hræthhun
Orders
Consecration betw. 801–803
Personal details
Died betw. 814–816
Nationality Anglo-Saxon
Denomination Roman Catholic

Wernbeorht (or Werenberht) was a medieval Bishop of Leicester.

He was consecrated between 801 and 803. He died between 814 and 816.[1]

Notes

References

  • Powicke, F. Maurice and E. B. Fryde Handbook of British Chronology 2nd. ed. London:Royal Historical Society 1961

External links

  • Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England entry for Werenberht
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Unwona
Bishop of Leicester
c802–c815
Succeeded by
Hræthhun
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