Wihthun 2 (Male) Bishop of Selsey, 787x789-805x811
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Factoid List

Recorded Name (20)
Uuehthun (1)
 S1184   
Uueohthun (1)
 S131   
Uuihthun (2)
 S161   
 S1431b   
Uuihthunus (1)
 S1431a   
Uuiohtun (1)
 S139   
Wehthun (1)
 S1183   
Weohthun (1)
 S132   
Weohthunus (1)
 S151   
Weohžunus (1)
 S150   
Wethun (2)
 S1435   
 S1178   
Wethunus (1)
 S158   
Wihthun (1)
 S136   
Wihtun (1)
 S1260   
Wiohthun (5)
 S153   
 S155   
 S40   
 S41   
 NewMinster.LiberVitae  Fol 16r.9.ix
Office (23)
Bishop (23)
 S153   
 S155   
 S158    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 S161   
 S40   
 S41   
 S1260   
 S1431a   
 S1431b    (bishop of the church of Selsey)
 S1178   
 S1183   
 S1184    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 S132   
 S136   
 S139   
 S150   
 S151   
 NewMinster.LiberVitae  Fol 16r.9.ix (Bishop of the South Saxons)
 Anon.EpisList1    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 Anon.EpisList2    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 Anon.EpisList3    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 Anon.EpisList5    (bishop of the South Saxons)
 WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  ii.96.3
Event (19)
Archiepiscopal see - restoration (1)
 S1431a - decree of Council of Clofesho: Decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the restoration of the metropolitan rights of the see of Canterbury and the abolition of the archbishopric of Lichfield: S1431a    (803)
Charter-witnessing (17)
 S1178 - Ealdwulf 8 granting land to Wihthun 2: Ealdwulf 8, dux of the South Saxons, with the consent of Offa 7, king of the English, to Wihthun 2, bishop, for the church of Ferring, St Andrew's 1; grant of woodland at Cealtborgsteal: S1178    (791)
 S1183 - Ealdwulf 8 granting land to St Peter’s, Selsey: Ealdwulf 8, dux of the South Saxons, with the consent of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Peter, Selsey; grant of 3 hides (tributarii) at Peartingawyrth and Wealingawyrth: S1183    (771 x 786)
 S1184 - Offa 7 confirming grant of Oslac 3: Confirmation by Offa 7, king of the Mercians, of grant by Oslac 3, dux of the South Saxons, to the church of Selsey?, St Paul's 1 of land at Earnley, Sussex, and Tielęsora: S1184    (787 x 796)
 S1260 - Deneberht 1 confirming lease of Wulfheard 3: Deneberht 1, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1, to Wulfheard 3; confirmation of his life interest in land at Inkberrow and Bradley, Worcs: S1260    (803)
 S131 - Offa 7 granting land to Węrmund 6: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Węrmund 6, bishop; grant of land at Rochester: S131    (789)
 S136 - Offa 7 granting privileges and land to St Albans: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Alban's; grant of privileges and of 34 hides (mansiones) at Cassio, Herts., 6 at Heanhamstede (cf. Hamstead's House, St Stephens, Herts.) and 10 at Stanmore, Middx: S136    (793)
 S139 - Offa 7 granting land to Ęthelmund 2: King Offa 7 to Ęthelmund 2, his minister; grant of 55 hides (cassati) at Westbury-on-Trym, Gloucs.: S139    (793 x 796)
 S1431a - decree of Council of Clofesho: Decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the restoration of the metropolitan rights of the see of Canterbury and the abolition of the archbishopric of Lichfield: S1431a    (803)
 S1431b - decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the lordship of minsters: Decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the lordship of minsters: S1431b    (803)
 S150 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to St Albans: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to St Albans 1 Abbey; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Turville, Bucks.: S150    (796)
 S151 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Willegod 1: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Willegod 1, abbot, and St Alban's 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Pinnelesfeld (Pinesfield Farm in Rickmansworth, Herts.): S151    (796)
 S153 - Cenwulf 3 exchanging land with Oswulf 4: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Oswulf 4, his dux and minister; grant of land at Hremping wiic, also known as Hafingseota, south of the river Limen, Kent, in exchange for land at Bobingseata: S153    (798)
 S155 - Cenwulf 3 restoring land to Christ Church, Canterbury: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Canterbury, Christ Church; restoration of 30 sulungs (aratra) at Charing, 10 at Seleberhtes cert or Bryning lond (Chart) and 4 at Humbinglond in Barham, Kent, previously seized and redistributed by King Offa 7, in return for 100 mancuses: S155    (799)
 S158 - Cenwulf 3 granting land to Wihthun 2 and Selsey 1: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Bishop Wihthun 2 and the church at Selsey 1; confirmation of 25 (hides) at Denton, Sussex: S158    (801)
 S161 - Cenwulf 3 and Cuthred 11 granting land to Wulfheard 10: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, and Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Wulfheard 10, priest; grant of 2 hides (manentes), equivalent to one sulung, at Swarling, Kent, and one 'yokelet' (an geocled) at Ecgheanng lond: S161    (805)
 S40 - Cuthred 11 selling land to Wulfred 6: Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Wulfred 6, archbishop; grant of 2 sulungs (aratra) at Hrithra leah, part of an estate of 15 hides (manentes) at Buckholt in Petham, Kent, in return for 30 mancuses: S40    (805)
 S41 - Cuthred 11 selling land to Ęthelnoth 12: Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Ęthelnoth 12, praefectus; grant of 3 sulungs (aratra) at Eythorne, Kent, in return for 3000 pence: S41    (805 x 807)
Confirmation of land/privileges (3)
 Cenwulf 3.S158 confirming lands of Selsey 1: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Bishop Wihthun 2 and the church at Selsey 1; confirmation of 25 (hides) at Denton, Sussex: S158    (801)
 S1260 - Deneberht 1 confirming lease of Wulfheard 3: Deneberht 1, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1, to Wulfheard 3; confirmation of his life interest in land at Inkberrow and Bradley, Worcs: S1260    (803)
 S158 - Cenwulf 3 granting land to Wihthun 2 and Selsey 1: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Bishop Wihthun 2 and the church at Selsey 1; confirmation of 25 (hides) at Denton, Sussex: S158    (801)
Governing (2)
 S1431a - decree of Council of Clofesho: Decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the restoration of the metropolitan rights of the see of Canterbury and the abolition of the archbishopric of Lichfield: S1431a    (803)
 S1431b - decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the lordship of minsters: Decree of a council of Clofesho concerning the lordship of minsters: S1431b    (803)
Grant and Gift (12)
 Ealdwulf 8.S1178 granting land to Wihthun 2 for Ferring, St Andrew's 1: Ealdwulf 8, dux of the South Saxons, with the consent of Offa 7, king of the English, to Wihthun 2, bishop, for the church of Ferring, St Andrew's 1; grant of woodland at Cealtborgsteal: S1178    (791)
 S1178 - Ealdwulf 8 granting land to Wihthun 2: Ealdwulf 8, dux of the South Saxons, with the consent of Offa 7, king of the English, to Wihthun 2, bishop, for the church of Ferring, St Andrew's 1; grant of woodland at Cealtborgsteal: S1178    (791)
 S1183 - Ealdwulf 8 granting land to St Peter’s, Selsey: Ealdwulf 8, dux of the South Saxons, with the consent of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Peter, Selsey; grant of 3 hides (tributarii) at Peartingawyrth and Wealingawyrth: S1183    (771 x 786)
 S1184 - Offa 7 confirming grant of Oslac 3: Confirmation by Offa 7, king of the Mercians, of grant by Oslac 3, dux of the South Saxons, to the church of Selsey?, St Paul's 1 of land at Earnley, Sussex, and Tielęsora: S1184    (787 x 796)
 S131 - Offa 7 granting land to Węrmund 6: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Węrmund 6, bishop; grant of land at Rochester: S131    (789)
 S136 - Offa 7 granting privileges and land to St Albans: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to the church of St Alban's; grant of privileges and of 34 hides (mansiones) at Cassio, Herts., 6 at Heanhamstede (cf. Hamstead's House, St Stephens, Herts.) and 10 at Stanmore, Middx: S136    (793)
 S139 - Offa 7 granting land to Ęthelmund 2: King Offa 7 to Ęthelmund 2, his minister; grant of 55 hides (cassati) at Westbury-on-Trym, Gloucs.: S139    (793 x 796)
 S150 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to St Albans: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to St Albans 1 Abbey; grant of 10 hides (manentes) at Turville, Bucks.: S150    (796)
 S151 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Willegod 1: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Willegod 1, abbot, and St Alban's 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Pinnelesfeld (Pinesfield Farm in Rickmansworth, Herts.): S151    (796)
 S161 - Cenwulf 3 and Cuthred 11 granting land to Wulfheard 10: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, and Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Wulfheard 10, priest; grant of 2 hides (manentes), equivalent to one sulung, at Swarling, Kent, and one 'yokelet' (an geocled) at Ecgheanng lond: S161    (805)
 S40 - Cuthred 11 selling land to Wulfred 6: Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Wulfred 6, archbishop; grant of 2 sulungs (aratra) at Hrithra leah, part of an estate of 15 hides (manentes) at Buckholt in Petham, Kent, in return for 30 mancuses: S40    (805)
 S41 - Cuthred 11 selling land to Ęthelnoth 12: Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Ęthelnoth 12, praefectus; grant of 3 sulungs (aratra) at Eythorne, Kent, in return for 3000 pence: S41    (805 x 807)
Property-buying/purchasing (1)
 S41 - Cuthred 11 selling land to Ęthelnoth 12: Cuthred 11, king of Kent, to Ęthelnoth 12, praefectus; grant of 3 sulungs (aratra) at Eythorne, Kent, in return for 3000 pence: S41    (805 x 807)
Property-exchanging (2)
 S153 - Cenwulf 3 exchanging land with Oswulf 4: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Oswulf 4, his dux and minister; grant of land at Hremping wiic, also known as Hafingseota, south of the river Limen, Kent, in exchange for land at Bobingseata: S153    (798)
 S155 - Cenwulf 3 restoring land to Christ Church, Canterbury: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Canterbury, Christ Church; restoration of 30 sulungs (aratra) at Charing, 10 at Seleberhtes cert or Bryning lond (Chart) and 4 at Humbinglond in Barham, Kent, previously seized and redistributed by King Offa 7, in return for 100 mancuses: S155    (799)
Restoration of land/property (1)
 S155 - Cenwulf 3 restoring land to Christ Church, Canterbury: Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, to Canterbury, Christ Church; restoration of 30 sulungs (aratra) at Charing, 10 at Seleberhtes cert or Bryning lond (Chart) and 4 at Humbinglond in Barham, Kent, previously seized and redistributed by King Offa 7, in return for 100 mancuses: S155    (799)