Richard de Beaufou

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Richard de Beaufou
DioceseDiocese of Avranches
SeeBishop of Avranches
Term ended1142
Personal details
Birth nameRichard

Richard de Beaufou (sometimes Richard of Belfou) was a medieval Bishop of Avranches. He was probably related to William de Beaufeu who was Bishop of Norwich from 1085 to 1091. Richard served as bishop from 1134 to 1142.[1]


  1. ^ Spear "The Norman Empire and the Secular Clergy" Journal of British Studies p. 5


  • Spear, David S. (1982). "The Norman Empire and the Secular Clergy, 1066–1204". Journal of British Studies. XXI (2): 1–10. doi:10.1086/385787.