Berhthun (bishop)

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This article is about 8th century Bishop of Lichfield. For other uses, see Berhthun (disambiguation).
Berhthun
Bishop of Lichfield
Appointed c. 769
Term ended c.778
Predecessor Cuthfrith
Successor Hygeberht
Orders
Consecration c. 769
Personal details
Died c. 778

Berhthun (or Beorhthun; died c. 778) was a medieval Bishop of Lichfield.

Berhthun was consecrated about 769 and died between 777 and 779.[1]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 218

References[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. 

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Christian titles
Preceded by
Cuthfrith
Bishop of Lichfield
c. 768–c. 778
Succeeded by
Hygeberht