Gislhere

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Gislhere
Bishop of Selsey
Appointed between 772 and 780
Term ended between 781 and 787
Predecessor Osweald
Successor Tota
Orders
Consecration between 772 and 780
Personal details
Died between 781 and 787
Denomination Christian

Gislhere (died c. 785) was an English Bishop of Selsey in the eighth century.

In 780 Gislhere witnessed a charter of Ealdorman Oslac of Sussex.[1]

Gislhere was present at the Synod of Brentford, Middlesex, in 781.[2]

Gislhere was consecrated between 772 and 780, and died between 781 and 787.[3]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Anglo-Saxons.net Charters S1184 accessed on 25 August 2007
  2. ^ Anglo-Saxons.net Charters S1257 accessed on 25 August 2007
  3. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 221

References[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 

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Christian titles
Preceded by
Osweald
Bishop of Selsey
flourished about 775
Succeeded by
Tota