Sigeferth

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Sigeferth
Bishop of Lindsey
Appointed before 996
Term ended after 1004
Predecessor Leofwine
Successor last bishop
Orders
Consecration before 996
Personal details
Died after 1004
Denomination Christian

Sigeferth was a medieval Bishop of Lindsey.

Sigeferth was consecrated before 996. He died after 1004.[1] This was a revival of the see, which had lapsed during the Danish invasions.[2]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 219
  2. ^ Williams Æthelred the Unready p. 58

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. 
  • Williams, Ann (2003). Aethelred the Unready: The Ill-Counselled King. London: Hambledon & London. ISBN 1-85285-382-4. 

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Christian titles
Preceded by
Leofwine
Bishop of Lindsey
before 996–after 1004
Succeeded by
last bishop