Hun 1 (Male) Ealdorman of Somerset, killed 825
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Notes: He was killed at the Battle of Ellendun (825). The charters he attests are all spurious but probably use genuine witness lists.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (7)
Hun (7)
 S272   
 S274   
 S275   
 S276   
 S283   
 S284   
 Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 29)
Office (7)
Dux (1)
 Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 29) (Dux of the province of the dwellers in Somerset)
Minister (1)
 S276   
Praefectus (5)
 S272   
 S274   
 S275   
 S283   
 S284   
Event (8)
Burial (1)
 Hun 1.burial at Winchester: Hun 1 reposed then [sc. at the time of writing] in the city of Winchester.: Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 29) (978 x 988)
Charter-witnessing (6)
 S272 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to Old Minster, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to Winchester, Old Minster; grant of 15 hides (manentes) at Alton Priors, Wilts., formerly held by Burgheard 2, præfectus: S272    (825)
 S274 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to bishopric of Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to the bishopric of Winchester 1; grant of 30 hides (mansae) at Calbourne, Isle of Wight: S274    (826)
 S275 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to SS Peter & Paul, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king of the West Saxons, to the church of Winchester, SS Peter and Paul; grant of 55 hides (mansae) at Downton and 45 at Ebbesborne, Wilts: S275    (826)
 S276 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to SS Peter & Paul, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to the minster of Winchester, SS Peter and Paul; grant of 20 hides (manentes) at Droxford, Hants: S276    (826)
 S283 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to Wulfheard 12: Ecgberht 10, king of the West Saxons, to Wulfheard 12, præfectus; grant of 22 hides (manentes) on the river Meon, Hants.: S283    (824)
 S284 - Ecgberht 10 restoring land to Winchester 1: Ecgberht 10, king, to the church of Winchester 1; restitution of 40 hides (mansae) at Alresford, Hants.: S284    (824 x 833)
Grant and Gift (5)
 S272 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to Old Minster, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to Winchester, Old Minster; grant of 15 hides (manentes) at Alton Priors, Wilts., formerly held by Burgheard 2, præfectus: S272    (825)
 S274 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to bishopric of Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to the bishopric of Winchester 1; grant of 30 hides (mansae) at Calbourne, Isle of Wight: S274    (826)
 S275 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to SS Peter & Paul, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king of the West Saxons, to the church of Winchester, SS Peter and Paul; grant of 55 hides (mansae) at Downton and 45 at Ebbesborne, Wilts: S275    (826)
 S276 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to SS Peter & Paul, Winchester: Ecgberht 10, king, to the minster of Winchester, SS Peter and Paul; grant of 20 hides (manentes) at Droxford, Hants: S276    (826)
 S283 - Ecgberht 10 granting land to Wulfheard 12: Ecgberht 10, king of the West Saxons, to Wulfheard 12, præfectus; grant of 22 hides (manentes) on the river Meon, Hants.: S283    (824)
Killing/murder (1)
 Hun 1.killing at battle of Ellendun: Hun 1 was killed there [at the battle of Ellendun].: Æthelweard.Chron  iii.29 (825)
Restoration of land/property (1)
 S284 - Ecgberht 10 restoring land to Winchester 1: Ecgberht 10, king, to the church of Winchester 1; restitution of 40 hides (mansae) at Alresford, Hants.: S284    (824 x 833)