Berhthun (bishop)

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This article is about 8th century Bishop of Lichfield. For other uses, see Berhthun (disambiguation).
Bishop of Lichfield
Diocese Diocese of Lichfield
In office c. 768–c.778
Predecessor Cuthfrith
Successor Hygeberht
Personal details
Died c. 778

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

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


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


  • 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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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishop of Lichfield
c. 768–c. 778
Succeeded by