Wighelm

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Wighelm
Bishop of Selsey
See Diocese of Selsey
Appointed before 909
Term ended between 909 and 925
Predecessor Guthheard
Successor Beornheah
Personal details
Died between 909 and 925
Denomination Catholic

Wighelm is a probable Bishop of Selsey.

Wighelm's see is uncertain, but as he is the sole episcopal witness on a charter, involving land in the area, suggests that he had authority in Sussex.[1][2]

Wighelm died sometime between 909 and 925.[3]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Kelly Charters of Selsey p. xci and pp. 65-67
  2. ^ Anglo-Saxons.net Charters S1206 accessed on 25 August 2007
  3. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 221

Sources[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
  • Kelly, S. E. (1998). Charters of Selsey. Anglo-Saxon Charters VI. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-726175-2. 

Further reading[edit]

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

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Guthheard
Bishop of Selsey
c. 909 - c. 912
Succeeded by
Beornheah