Æthelmund 2 (Male) Ealdorman [of the ?Hwicce], d. 802
m viii-e ix

Notes: The identification of Æthelmund, minister in S58, and the later Æthelmund is made possible by the appearance of Stoke Prior in both S58 & S1187.

BDDAB, p. 24; Patrick Sims-Williams, ?Hwicce, kings of the (act. c.670?c.780)?, ODNB.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (20)
Aethelmund (1)
 S155   
Athelmund (1)
 S149   
Ethelmund (1)
 Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 28)
Eþelmund (1)
 S132   
Æwelmund (1)
 S138   
Æðelmund (9)
 S153   
 S1186a   
 S1187   
 S1433   
 S139   
 S63   
 S139   
 S58   
 S59   
Æþelmund (4)
 S146   
 S148   
 S148   
 ASC  800 ACDG, <800> B
Æþemundus (1)
 S136   
Æþælmund (1)
 ASC  800 E
Office (13)
Dux (6)
 S153   
 S155   
 S136   
 S146   
 S138   
 Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 28)
Ealdorman (1)
 ASC  800 ACDEG, <800> B
Minister (3)
 S139   
 S58   
 S59   
Praefectus (1)
 S149   
Princeps (2)
 S132   
 S148   
Personal Relationship (3)
Æthelmund 2 Son (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Ingeld 3: S58   
~ Son (Consanguineal kinship) of Æthelmund 2 (2)
 Æthelric 8: of Æthelmund 2: S1187   
 Æthelric 8: of Æthelmund 2: S1433   
Event (22)
Battle (2)
 Æthelmund 2-Wiohstan 2.battle: Wiohstan 2 met Æthelmund 2 in battle; the people of Wiltshire (Anonymi 823) gained the victory.: ASC  800 ACDEG, <800> B (802)
 Æthelmund 2-Wiohstan 2.battle at Kempsford: Wiohstan 2 with troops from Wiltshire (Anonymi 2447) met Æthelmund 2 at Kempsford. Battle was joined and the people of Wiltshire gained the victory.: Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 28) (802)
Bequeathing/will-making (1)
 S146 - Offa 7 granting land to the church at Worcester 1: Offa 7, rex Anglorum, to (the church at) Worcester 1; grant of reversion of 60 hides (manentes) at Westbury-on-Trym and 10 (or 20) at Henbury, Gloucs., after the death of himself and his son Ecgfrith 7: S146    (793 x 796)
Charter-witnessing (13)
 S1186a - Pilheard 1’s declaration: Pilheard 1, comes of Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, declares that he has obtained immunities for his 30-hide estate in Middlesex, in return for 200 solidi and an annual render of 30 solidi. The land is to be free from all public renders and burdens and from fines at folk-moots, but the landowner shall still be liable to construction of bridges and fortifications and shall owe the military service of five men: S1186a    (799 x 801)
 S132 - Offa 7 granting land to Æthelheard 13: Offa 7, rex Anglorum, to Æthelheard 13, archbishop of Canterbury; grant of 60 hides (tributaria) at Hayes and Yeading and 30 at Twickenham, Middx: S132    (795)
 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)
 S138 - Offa 7 granting land to St Albans: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to St Alban's 1 church; grant of 30 hides (manentes), consisting of 12 at Winslow, Bucks.; 3 at Scelfdune sive Baldiningcotum; 10 at Scuccan hlaw vel Fenntun (cf. Warren Farm in Horwood, Bucks.) with the wood called Horowudu (Horwood, Bucks.); and 5 at Lygetune (? Luton, Beds., or Leyton, Essex): S138    (792)
 S139 - Offa 7 granting land to Æthelmund 2: King Offa 7 to Æthelmund 2, his minister; grant of 55 hides (cassati) at Westbury-on-Trym, Gloucs.: S139    (793 x 796)
 S146 - Offa 7 granting land to the church at Worcester 1: Offa 7, rex Anglorum, to (the church at) Worcester 1; grant of reversion of 60 hides (manentes) at Westbury-on-Trym and 10 (or 20) at Henbury, Gloucs., after the death of himself and his son Ecgfrith 7: S146    (793 x 796)
 S148 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his princeps; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Huntena tun: S148    (796)
 S149 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Cuthbert 11: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Cuthbert 11, abbot, and the brethren of Malmesbury Abbey; restitution of 35 hides (manentes) at Purton, Wilts., previously seized by King Offa 7, in return for 2000 silver solidi: S149    (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)
 S58 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister, son of Ingeld 3, dux and præfectus; grant of 5 hides (tributarii) at Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.: S58    (767)
 S59 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 5 hides (tributarii) at (Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S59    (770)
 S63 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Beornheard 6: Ealdred 5, with the consent of Uhtred 2, his brother, and of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Beornheard 6, comes; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Huntena tun: S63    (757 x 774)
Freeing from dues (1)
 S1186a - Pilheard 1’s declaration: Pilheard 1, comes of Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, declares that he has obtained immunities for his 30-hide estate in Middlesex, in return for 200 solidi and an annual render of 30 solidi. The land is to be free from all public renders and burdens and from fines at folk-moots, but the landowner shall still be liable to construction of bridges and fortifications and shall owe the military service of five men: S1186a    (799 x 801)
Grant and Gift (13)
 Ecgfrith 7.granting land to Æthelmund 2 S148: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his princeps; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Huntena tun: S148    (796)
 Offa 7.S139 granting land to Æthelmund 2: King Offa 7 to Æthelmund 2, his minister; grant of 55 hides (cassati) at Westbury-on-Trym, Gloucs.: S139    (793 x 796)
 S132 - Offa 7 granting land to Æthelheard 13: Offa 7, rex Anglorum, to Æthelheard 13, archbishop of Canterbury; grant of 60 hides (tributaria) at Hayes and Yeading and 30 at Twickenham, Middx: S132    (795)
 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)
 S138 - Offa 7 granting land to St Albans: Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to St Alban's 1 church; grant of 30 hides (manentes), consisting of 12 at Winslow, Bucks.; 3 at Scelfdune sive Baldiningcotum; 10 at Scuccan hlaw vel Fenntun (cf. Warren Farm in Horwood, Bucks.) with the wood called Horowudu (Horwood, Bucks.); and 5 at Lygetune (? Luton, Beds., or Leyton, Essex): S138    (792)
 S139 - Offa 7 granting land to Æthelmund 2: King Offa 7 to Æthelmund 2, his minister; grant of 55 hides (cassati) at Westbury-on-Trym, Gloucs.: S139    (793 x 796)
 S146 - Offa 7 granting land to the church at Worcester 1: Offa 7, rex Anglorum, to (the church at) Worcester 1; grant of reversion of 60 hides (manentes) at Westbury-on-Trym and 10 (or 20) at Henbury, Gloucs., after the death of himself and his son Ecgfrith 7: S146    (793 x 796)
 S148 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his princeps; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Huntena tun: S148    (796)
 S58 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister, son of Ingeld 3, dux and præfectus; grant of 5 hides (tributarii) at Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.: S58    (767)
 S59 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 5 hides (tributarii) at (Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S59    (770)
 S63 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Beornheard 6: Ealdred 5, with the consent of Uhtred 2, his brother, and of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Beornheard 6, comes; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Huntena tun: S63    (757 x 774)
 Uhtred 2.S58 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister, son of Ingeld 3, dux and præfectus; grant of 5 hides (tributarii) at Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.: S58    (767)
 Uhtred 2.leasing land to Æthelmund 2 S59: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 5 hides (tributarii) at (Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester 1: S59    (770)
Killing/murder (1)
 Æthelmund 2-Wiohstan 2.killing: Both [sc. Æthelmund 2 and Wiohstan 2] fell there [sc. at Kempsford].: Æthelweard.Chron  iii.3 (p. 28) (802)
Lease (2)
 S59 - Uhtred 2 granting land to Æthelmund 2: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 5 hides (tributarii) at (Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S59    (770)
 Uhtred 2.leasing land to Æthelmund 2 S59: Uhtred 2, regulus of the Hwicce, with the permission of Offa 7, king of the Mercians, to Æthelmund 2, his faithful minister; grant, for three lives, of 5 hides (tributarii) at (Aston in Stoke Prior, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester 1: S59    (770)
Property-exchanging (3)
 S149 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Cuthbert 11: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Cuthbert 11, abbot, and the brethren of Malmesbury Abbey; restitution of 35 hides (manentes) at Purton, Wilts., previously seized by King Offa 7, in return for 2000 silver solidi: S149    (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)
Property-giving/selling (1)
 S149 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Cuthbert 11: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Cuthbert 11, abbot, and the brethren of Malmesbury Abbey; restitution of 35 hides (manentes) at Purton, Wilts., previously seized by King Offa 7, in return for 2000 silver solidi: S149    (796)
Property-transacting (1)
 S1186a - Pilheard 1’s declaration: Pilheard 1, comes of Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, declares that he has obtained immunities for his 30-hide estate in Middlesex, in return for 200 solidi and an annual render of 30 solidi. The land is to be free from all public renders and burdens and from fines at folk-moots, but the landowner shall still be liable to construction of bridges and fortifications and shall owe the military service of five men: S1186a    (799 x 801)
Restoration of land/property (2)
 S149 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Cuthbert 11: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Cuthbert 11, abbot, and the brethren of Malmesbury Abbey; restitution of 35 hides (manentes) at Purton, Wilts., previously seized by King Offa 7, in return for 2000 silver solidi: S149    (796)
 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)
Seizure of land (1)
 S149 - Ecgfrith 7 granting land to Cuthbert 11: Ecgfrith 7, king of the Mercians, to Cuthbert 11, abbot, and the brethren of Malmesbury Abbey; restitution of 35 hides (manentes) at Purton, Wilts., previously seized by King Offa 7, in return for 2000 silver solidi: S149    (796)