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Wulfhun

Wulfhun
Bishop of Selsey
See Diocese of Selsey
Appointed before 931
Term ended between 940 and 943
Predecessor Beornheah
Successor Ælfred
Personal details
Died between 940 and 943
Denomination Catholic

Wulfhun was a Bishop of Selsey.

In 931 Wulfhun witnessed a charter of King Athelstan, although his see is not mentioned.[1]

According to Kelly, Wulfhun continued to attest until 940, but was no longer in office by 943.[2] It is therefore assumed that Wulfhun died between 940 and 943.[3]

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Anglo-Saxons.net Charters S413 accessed on 25 August 2007
  2. ^ Kelly Charters of Selsey p. xci
  3. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 221

References

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  
  • Kelly, S. E. (1998). Charters of Selsey. Anglo-Saxon Charters VI. Oxford University Press.  

Further reading

  • Barker, E. (1947). "Sussex Anglo-Saxon Charters, part 1". Sussex Archaeological Collections 86: 42–101. 

External links

  • Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England entry for Wulfhun
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Beornheah
Bishop of Selsey Succeeded by
Ælfred
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