|Bishop of Hexham|
|See||Diocese of Hexham|
Trumbert was educated at Lastingham by Ceadda, and was a teacher of Bede. He was the bishop of the see of Hexham from 681 until he was deposed in 684 and was succeeded by Eata. He had previously been a monk at Ripon under Wilfrid. After his deposition, he became abbot at Gilling Abbey. He was the brother of Ceolfrith, who was abbot of Jarrow while Bede was a monk at Jarrow.
|+ [orate] PRO [tru]MBERENCT + SAC+ ALLA +|
|SIGNUM AEFTER HIS BREODERA YSETAE|
Which translates as:
|Pray for Trumberhet, Bishop|
|Alla set up this memorial to his brother|
- Bede Ecclesiastical History of England iv 3
- Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 217
- Kirby Earliest English Kings p. 91
- 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.
- Kirby, D. P. (2000). The Earliest English Kings. New York: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-24211-8.
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