Berhthun (bishop)

Berhthun (or Beorhthun; died c. 778) was a medieval Bishop of Lichfield.

Berhthun
Bishop of Lichfield
Appointedc. 769
Term endedc.778
PredecessorCuthfrith
SuccessorHygeberht
Orders
Consecrationc. 769
Personal details
Diedc. 778

Berhthun was consecrated about 769 and died between 777 and 779.[1]

CitationsEdit

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 218

ReferencesEdit

  • 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.

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Christian titles
Preceded by Bishop of Lichfield
c. 768–c. 778
Succeeded by