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Bishop of Sherborne
See Diocese of Sherborne
Appointed between 793 and 801
Term ended between 816 and 824
Predecessor Denefrith
Successor Eahlstan
Consecration between 793 and 801
Personal details
Died between 816 and 825
Denomination Catholic

Wigberht (or Wigheorht or Wilbert) was a medieval Bishop of Sherborne.

Wigberht was consecrated between 793 and 801. He died between 816 and 825.[1] In 814 he accompanied Archbishop Wulfred of Canterbury to Rome.[2]


  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 222
  2. ^ Kirby Earliest English Kings p. 152


  • 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. 
  • Kirby, D. P. (2000). The Earliest English Kings. New York: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-24211-8. 

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishop of Sherborne
c. 797–c. 820
Succeeded by