Ælfheah 36 (Male) Bishop of Lichfield, 973x975-1002x1004
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Notes: Hart, ECNE, p. 257.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (5)
... Ælfeah (2)
 Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, p. 378
 Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, p. 390
Ælfeagus (1)
 S831   
Ælfheah (2)
 NewMinster.LiberVitae  Fol 18r.16.ix
 S1450   
Personal Information (1)
other (1)
 Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, p. 390 (resplendent)
Office (7)
Bishop (7)
 Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 376-8
 Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, p. 390
 S803   
 S831   
 NewMinster.LiberVitae  Fol 18r.16.ix (Bishop of the Church of Lichfield)
 S1450   
 WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  iv.172.2
Occupation (1)
Brother (1)
 NewMinster.LiberVitae  Fol 18r.16.ix
Event (5)
Assembly (2)
 Ælfheah 44-others.second dedication of Old Minster: The dedication of the Old Minster was carried out [Ælfheah 44] according to liturgical rite and celebrated with appropriate ceremony. Eight noble prelates consecrated the minster to the Lord.: Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 390-6 (993 x 994)
 Æthelwold 1.consecration of Old Minster: Æthelwold 1 laid out, constructed, enriched, and then consecrated the Old Minster in the presence of Æthelred 32. Several bishops followed the king: Dunstan 1, Æthelwold 1, Ælfstan 39, Æthelgar 8, Ælfstan 38, Æscwig 3, Ælfheah 36, Æthelsige 13 and Æthulf 3. There were many other bishops as well, and nobles and ealdormen as well as the great majority of the English royal thegns (Anonymi 1599).: Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 376-80 (980)
Charter confirmation (1)
 S803 - Edgar 11 granting land to Osweard 4: King Edgar 11 to Osweard 4, his propinquus and faithful minister; grant of 4 hides (mansiunculae) at South Stoke, Sussex. The old landbook had been lost in a fire.: S803    (975)
Charter-witnessing (3)
 S1450 - Æthelred 32 granting land to Westminster 1: King Æthelred 32 to the church of Westminster 1; grant of 5 hides (mansiunculae) at Hampstead, Middx.: S1450    (986)
 S803 - Edgar 11 granting land to Osweard 4: King Edgar 11 to Osweard 4, his propinquus and faithful minister; grant of 4 hides (mansiunculae) at South Stoke, Sussex. The old landbook had been lost in a fire.: S803    (975)
 S831 - Edward 12 granting land to Ælfric 75: King Edward 12 to Ælfric 75, his minister; grant of 10 (mansae) at Wylye, Wilts.: S831    (977)
Church/monastery/minster foundation/dedication/restoration (2)
 Ælfheah 44-others.second dedication of Old Minster: The dedication of the Old Minster was carried out [Ælfheah 44] according to liturgical rite and celebrated with appropriate ceremony. Eight noble prelates consecrated the minster to the Lord.: Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 390-6 (993 x 994)
 Æthelwold 1.consecration of Old Minster: Æthelwold 1 laid out, constructed, enriched, and then consecrated the Old Minster in the presence of Æthelred 32. Several bishops followed the king: Dunstan 1, Æthelwold 1, Ælfstan 39, Æthelgar 8, Ælfstan 38, Æscwig 3, Ælfheah 36, Æthelsige 13 and Æthulf 3. There were many other bishops as well, and nobles and ealdormen as well as the great majority of the English royal thegns (Anonymi 1599).: Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 376-80 (980)
Grant and Gift (3)
 S1450 - Æthelred 32 granting land to Westminster 1: King Æthelred 32 to the church of Westminster 1; grant of 5 hides (mansiunculae) at Hampstead, Middx.: S1450    (986)
 S803 - Edgar 11 granting land to Osweard 4: King Edgar 11 to Osweard 4, his propinquus and faithful minister; grant of 4 hides (mansiunculae) at South Stoke, Sussex. The old landbook had been lost in a fire.: S803    (975)
 S831 - Edward 12 granting land to Ælfric 75: King Edward 12 to Ælfric 75, his minister; grant of 10 (mansae) at Wylye, Wilts.: S831    (977)
Liturgical celebration (1)
 Ælfheah 44-others.second dedication of Old Minster: The dedication of the Old Minster was carried out [Ælfheah 44] according to liturgical rite and celebrated with appropriate ceremony. Eight noble prelates consecrated the minster to the Lord.: Wulfstan.NarrMetrSwithuno  Ep. 1, pp. 390-6 (993 x 994)