Ealhhun 2 (Male) Bishop of Worcester, 843x845-869x872
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Factoid List

Recorded Name (22)
Alchhun (2)
 S204   
 S1194   
Alchun (5)
 S197   
 S211   
 S1440   
 S361   
 S1446   
Alhhun (4)
 S206   
 S207   
 S212   
 S1441   
Alhhunus (2)
 Ceolred.ProfEpis.R20   
 S1272   
Alhuinus (1)
 S207   
Alhun (4)
 S191   
 S202   
 S208   
 S210   
Alhunus (1)
 S201   
Alhuuine (1)
 Anon.EpisList4   
Alhuun (1)
 S206   
Alhwine (1)
 S1273   
Office (24)
Bishop (24)
 Ceolred.ProfEpis.R20   
 S191   
 S197   
 S201   
 S202   
 S204   
 S206   
 S207   
 S208   
 S210   
 S211   
 S212   
 S214   
 S1272    (bishop of Worcester)
 S1440   
 S1441   
 S361   
 S1446   
 S1194   
 S1282   
 Anon.EpisList4    (bishop of the Hwicce)
 S1273    (bishop of the Hwiccian province)
 S1273   
 WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  iv.136
Personal Relationship (2)
Ealhhun 2 Friend (General relationship) of ~ (2)
 of Burgred 5: S206   
 of Burgred 5: S207   
Event (38)
Agreement (2)
 S1440 - agreement between Ceolred 3 and Wulfred 8: Agreement between Abbot Ceolred 3 and the community at Medeshamstede, and Wulfred 8, concerning land at Sempringham, Sleaford, Lincs.; Forde; Cheal, Lincs.; and at Lehcotum: S1440    (852)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
Charter-witnessing (18)
 S1272 - Ealhhun 2 leasing land to Beorhtwulf 2: Ealhhun 2, bishop, with his familia at Worcester 1, to King Beorhtwulf 2; lease, for five lives, of 5 hides (manentes) at Wearset felda, 5 (cassati) at Cofton Hackett, 5 (manentes) at Rednal in King's Norton, 2 at Wast Hill and Hopwood in Alvechurch, Worcs., and 3 at Witlafesfeld, with reversion to the church of Worcester 1: S1272    (849)
 S1273 - Ealhhun 2 leasing land to Ęthelwulf 16 & Wulfthryth 1: Alhwine (Ealhhun 2), bishop of Worcester, to Ęthelwulf 16, dux, and Wulfthryth 1, his wife; lease, for their lives, of 11 hides (cassati) at Cutsdean, Gloucs., and at Sture (? Alderminster, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S1273    (855)
 S1282 - Węrfrith 6 leasing land to Cynehelm 9: Węrfrith 6, bishop (of Worcester), with the permission of King Alfred 8 and of Ęthelred 1 and Ęthelflęd 4, to Cynehelm 9, his kinsman; lease, for three lives, of 10 hides (manentes) at Bengeworth, Worcs., with reversion to the bishopric. The land had been granted to the church of Worcester by Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Bishop Ealhhun 2.: S1282    (907)
 S1440 - agreement between Ceolred 3 and Wulfred 8: Agreement between Abbot Ceolred 3 and the community at Medeshamstede, and Wulfred 8, concerning land at Sempringham, Sleaford, Lincs.; Forde; Cheal, Lincs.; and at Lehcotum: S1440    (852)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
 S1446 - Węrfrith 6-Eadnoth 4 settling dispute: Settlement of a dispute between Węrfrith 6, bishop, and Eadnoth 4, concerning land at Sodbury, Gloucs. : S1446    (903)
 S191 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to St Mary’s, Evesham: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to the church of Evesham, St Mary's; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at Quinton, Warwicks.; 2 at Pebworth, Worcs.; and 5 at Mappleborough in Studley, Warwicks: S191    (844 x 852)
 S197 - Beorhtwulf 2 selling privileges to Eanmund 5 & Breedon-on-the-Hill: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leics.; grant of privileges, in return for a gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps: S197    (848)
 S201 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to St Mary’s, Worcester: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Worcester, St Mary's church, Worcester; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Grimley, Worcs: S201    (851)
 S202 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to Ęlfheah 4: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Ęlfheah 4, princeps; grant of 12 hides (cassati) at Calmesden (or by the River Churn and at Calmesden), Gloucs: S202    (842)
 S204 - Beorhtwulf 2 selling land to Forthred 4: Beorhtwulf 2, king (of the Mercians), to Forthred 4, his thegn; grant of 9 hides at Wotton Underwood, Bucks., in return for 30 mancuses and 900 shillings: S204    (844 x 845)
 S206 - Burgred 5 selling land to Ealhhun 2 & Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; sale of privileges for land in Gloucs, Wilts and Worcs: S206    (855)
 S207 - Burgred 5 selling privileges to Ealhhun 2 & Worcester: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings: S207    (855)
 S208 - Burgred 5 granting land to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of land at Ceolmundingchaga in London: S208    (857)
 S210 - Burgred 5 & Ęthelswith 1 selling land to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, his queen, to Ealhhun 2, bishop; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at (Water) Eaton, Oxon., in return for precious objects worth 400 shillings and 100 sicli, with provision for an annual render of 30 shillings to be paid to the church at Eynsham, Oxon: S210    (864)
 S211 - Burgred 5 granting land to Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Worcester 1 monastery; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, also called Wolverley, Worcs: S211    (866)
 S212 - Burgred 5 selling land to Wulferd 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Wulferd 1; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, belonging to Wolverley, Worcs., in return for 5 hides on a single-lifetime lease, 400 silver sicli and various other items: S212    (866)
 S214 - Burgred 5 & Ęthelswith 1 selling land to Wulflaf 8: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, queen, to Wulflaf 8; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Upthrop, in return for 50 mancuses of gold. The estate is to descend in the male line: S214    (869)
Confirmation of land/privileges (1)
 Ealhhun 2.confirming land for Worcester: Ealhhun 2, bishop of Worcester, to the church of Worcester; confirmation of land belonging to the minster at Kempsey, Worcs., and of land at Bredon, Worcs..: S1833    (844)
Disputing/dispute-settling (1)
 S1446 - Węrfrith 6-Eadnoth 4 settling dispute: Settlement of a dispute between Węrfrith 6, bishop, and Eadnoth 4, concerning land at Sodbury, Gloucs. : S1446    (903)
Episcopal profession (1)
 Ealhhun 2.profession of obedience to Ceolnoth 3: Ealhhun 2 professed obedience to Ceolnoth 3.: Ealhhun.ProfEpis.R20   
Grant and Gift (16)
 Beorhtwulf 2.S206 exchanging with Heahberht 8 and Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; grant of privileges for 10 hides (manentes) at Ablington by the River Coln, Gloucs.; for 8 hides (cassati) at Poulton, Wilts.; for 6 hides (cassati) at Barnsley, Gloucs.; for 5 hides (manentes) at Eisey, Wilts.; and for 3 hides (manentes) at Bentley, Worcs.; in return for two bradiolae weighing 45 (or 48) mancuses: S206    (855)
 Burgred 5.S207 exchanging with Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings (solidi): S207    (855)
 Burgred 5.S208 granting haga to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of a house and commercial rights at Ceolmundingchaga in London in exchange for 60 solidi of silver and a rent of 12 denarii.: S208    (857)
 Ealhhun 2-Worcester 1.S206 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; grant of privileges for 10 hides (manentes) at Ablington by the River Coln, Gloucs.; for 8 hides (cassati) at Poulton, Wilts.; for 6 hides (cassati) at Barnsley, Gloucs.; for 5 hides (manentes) at Eisey, Wilts.; and for 3 hides (manentes) at Bentley, Worcs.; in return for two bradiolae weighing 45 (or 48) mancuses: S206    (855)
 Ealhhun 2.S207 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings (solidi): S207    (855)
 Ealhhun 2.S208 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of a house and commercial rights at Ceolmundingchaga in London in exchange for 60 solidi of silver and a rent of 12 denarii.: S208    (857)
 Ealhhun 2.S210 exchanging with Burgred 5 and Ęthelswith 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, his queen, to Ealhhun 2, bishop; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at (Water) Eaton, Oxon., in return for precious objects worth 400 shillings and 100 sicli, with provision for an annual render of 30 shillings to be paid to the church at Eynsham 1, Oxon.: S210    (864)
 Ealhhun 2.granting land to ?: Ealhhun 2 (Aldhuin), bishop, to —; concerning land to the west of the river Severn (? Bentley in Holi, Worcs.). : S1834    (845 x 872)
 S1282 - Węrfrith 6 leasing land to Cynehelm 9: Węrfrith 6, bishop (of Worcester), with the permission of King Alfred 8 and of Ęthelred 1 and Ęthelflęd 4, to Cynehelm 9, his kinsman; lease, for three lives, of 10 hides (manentes) at Bengeworth, Worcs., with reversion to the bishopric. The land had been granted to the church of Worcester by Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Bishop Ealhhun 2.: S1282    (907)
 S191 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to St Mary’s, Evesham: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to the church of Evesham, St Mary's; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at Quinton, Warwicks.; 2 at Pebworth, Worcs.; and 5 at Mappleborough in Studley, Warwicks: S191    (844 x 852)
 S197 - Beorhtwulf 2 selling privileges to Eanmund 5 & Breedon-on-the-Hill: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leics.; grant of privileges, in return for a gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps: S197    (848)
 S201 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to St Mary’s, Worcester: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Worcester, St Mary's church, Worcester; grant of 3 hides (cassati) at Grimley, Worcs: S201    (851)
 S202 - Beorhtwulf 2 granting land to Ęlfheah 4: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Ęlfheah 4, princeps; grant of 12 hides (cassati) at Calmesden (or by the River Churn and at Calmesden), Gloucs: S202    (842)
 S207 - Burgred 5 selling privileges to Ealhhun 2 & Worcester: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings: S207    (855)
 S208 - Burgred 5 granting land to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of land at Ceolmundingchaga in London: S208    (857)
 S211 - Burgred 5 granting land to Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Worcester 1 monastery; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, also called Wolverley, Worcs: S211    (866)
Lease (5)
 Ealhhun 2-Worcester 1.leasing land to Beorhtwulf 2 S1272: Ealhhun 2, bishop, with his familia at Worcester 1, to King Beorhtwulf 2; lease, for five lives, of 5 hides (manentes) at Wearset felda, 5 (cassati) at Cofton Hackett, 5 (manentes) at Rednal in King's Norton, 2 at Wast Hill and Hopwood in Alvechurch, Worcs., and 3 at Witlafesfeld, with reversion to the church of Worcester 1: S1272    (849)
 Ealhhun 2.leasing land to Ęthelwulf 16 and Wulfthryth 1 S1273: Alhwine (Ealhhun 2), bishop of Worcester, to Ęthelwulf 16, dux, and Wulfthryth 1, his wife; lease, for their lives, of 11 hides (cassati) at Cutsdean, Gloucs., and at Sture (? Alderminster, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S1273    (855)
 S1272 - Ealhhun 2 leasing land to Beorhtwulf 2: Ealhhun 2, bishop, with his familia at Worcester 1, to King Beorhtwulf 2; lease, for five lives, of 5 hides (manentes) at Wearset felda, 5 (cassati) at Cofton Hackett, 5 (manentes) at Rednal in King's Norton, 2 at Wast Hill and Hopwood in Alvechurch, Worcs., and 3 at Witlafesfeld, with reversion to the church of Worcester 1: S1272    (849)
 S1273 - Ealhhun 2 leasing land to Ęthelwulf 16 & Wulfthryth 1: Alhwine (Ealhhun 2), bishop of Worcester, to Ęthelwulf 16, dux, and Wulfthryth 1, his wife; lease, for their lives, of 11 hides (cassati) at Cutsdean, Gloucs., and at Sture (? Alderminster, Worcs.), with reversion to the church of Worcester: S1273    (855)
 S212 - Burgred 5 selling land to Wulferd 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Wulferd 1; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, belonging to Wolverley, Worcs., in return for 5 hides on a single-lifetime lease, 400 silver sicli and various other items: S212    (866)
Property-buying/purchasing (1)
 Burgred 5-Ęthelswith 1.S361 granting land to Ealhhun 2: Ealhhun 2, bishop, from Burgred 5, king, and Ęthelswith 1, queen; purchase of 5 hides (manentes) at Water Eaton, Oxon.: S361    (852 x 872)
Property-exchanging (10)
 Beorhtwulf 2.S206 exchanging with Heahberht 8 and Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; grant of privileges for 10 hides (manentes) at Ablington by the River Coln, Gloucs.; for 8 hides (cassati) at Poulton, Wilts.; for 6 hides (cassati) at Barnsley, Gloucs.; for 5 hides (manentes) at Eisey, Wilts.; and for 3 hides (manentes) at Bentley, Worcs.; in return for two bradiolae weighing 45 (or 48) mancuses: S206    (855)
 Burgred 5-Ęthelswith 1.S361 granting land to Ealhhun 2: Ealhhun 2, bishop, from Burgred 5, king, and Ęthelswith 1, queen; purchase of 5 hides (manentes) at Water Eaton, Oxon.: S361    (852 x 872)
 Burgred 5.S207 exchanging with Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings (solidi): S207    (855)
 Burgred 5.S208 granting haga to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of a house and commercial rights at Ceolmundingchaga in London in exchange for 60 solidi of silver and a rent of 12 denarii.: S208    (857)
 Ealhhun 2-Worcester 1.S206 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; grant of privileges for 10 hides (manentes) at Ablington by the River Coln, Gloucs.; for 8 hides (cassati) at Poulton, Wilts.; for 6 hides (cassati) at Barnsley, Gloucs.; for 5 hides (manentes) at Eisey, Wilts.; and for 3 hides (manentes) at Bentley, Worcs.; in return for two bradiolae weighing 45 (or 48) mancuses: S206    (855)
 Ealhhun 2.S207 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings (solidi): S207    (855)
 Ealhhun 2.S208 exchanging with Burgred 5: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop (of Worcester); grant of a house and commercial rights at Ceolmundingchaga in London in exchange for 60 solidi of silver and a rent of 12 denarii.: S208    (857)
 Ealhhun 2.S210 exchanging with Burgred 5 and Ęthelswith 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, his queen, to Ealhhun 2, bishop; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at (Water) Eaton, Oxon., in return for precious objects worth 400 shillings and 100 sicli, with provision for an annual render of 30 shillings to be paid to the church at Eynsham 1, Oxon.: S210    (864)
 S1194 - Werenberht 2 exchanging land with Węrheard 2: Werenberht 2, minister and prefectus, to Węrheard 2, priest and abbot; exchange of 1 hide (cassatus) in Roxeth, Middx, formerly belonging to the vill at Greenford, Middx, for similar land: S1194    (845)
 S212 - Burgred 5 selling land to Wulferd 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Wulferd 1; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, belonging to Wolverley, Worcs., in return for 5 hides on a single-lifetime lease, 400 silver sicli and various other items: S212    (866)
Property-giving/selling (7)
 Ealhhun 2.S210 exchanging with Burgred 5 and Ęthelswith 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, his queen, to Ealhhun 2, bishop; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at (Water) Eaton, Oxon., in return for precious objects worth 400 shillings and 100 sicli, with provision for an annual render of 30 shillings to be paid to the church at Eynsham 1, Oxon.: S210    (864)
 S204 - Beorhtwulf 2 selling land to Forthred 4: Beorhtwulf 2, king (of the Mercians), to Forthred 4, his thegn; grant of 9 hides at Wotton Underwood, Bucks., in return for 30 mancuses and 900 shillings: S204    (844 x 845)
 S206 - Burgred 5 selling land to Ealhhun 2 & Worcester 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2, bishop, and his familia at Worcester 1; sale of privileges for land in Gloucs, Wilts and Worcs: S206    (855)
 S207 - Burgred 5 selling privileges to Ealhhun 2 & Worcester: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Ealhhun 2 (or Alhwine), bishop of Worcester; grant of privileges for the minster at Blockley, Gloucs., in return for 300 silver shillings: S207    (855)
 S210 - Burgred 5 & Ęthelswith 1 selling land to Ealhhun 2: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, his queen, to Ealhhun 2, bishop; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at (Water) Eaton, Oxon., in return for precious objects worth 400 shillings and 100 sicli, with provision for an annual render of 30 shillings to be paid to the church at Eynsham, Oxon: S210    (864)
 S212 - Burgred 5 selling land to Wulferd 1: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, to Wulferd 1; grant of 2 hides (manentes) at Seckley in Upper Arley, belonging to Wolverley, Worcs., in return for 5 hides on a single-lifetime lease, 400 silver sicli and various other items: S212    (866)
 S214 - Burgred 5 & Ęthelswith 1 selling land to Wulflaf 8: Burgred 5, king of the Mercians, and Ęthelswith 1, queen, to Wulflaf 8; grant of 5 hides (manentes) at Upthrop, in return for 50 mancuses of gold. The estate is to descend in the male line: S214    (869)
Property-transacting (2)
 S1441 - agreement between Węrfrith 6 and Ęthelwald 31: Record of an agreement between Węrfrith 6, bishop of Worcester, and Ęthelwald 31 concerning woodland at Woodchester, Bisley, Avening, Gloucs.; and at Scorranstone (? Sherston, Wilts.) and Thornbyrig (? Thornbury, Gloucs.) and swine-pasture at Longridge, Gloucs: S1441    (896)
 S197 - Beorhtwulf 2 selling privileges to Eanmund 5 & Breedon-on-the-Hill: Beorhtwulf 2, king of the Mercians, to Abbot Eanmund 5 and his familia in the minster at Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leics.; grant of privileges, in return for a gift of 180 mancuses in gold and 15 hides (manentes) at Stanlege (? Stanley, Derbys.) and at Bellanford (? Belford, Northants.) to the king and also the donation of a precious vessel to Humberht 1, princeps: S197    (848)