Source: CharterS161

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Cenwulf, king of the Mercians, and Cuthred, king of the people of Kent, to Wulfheard, priest; grant of 2 hides (manentes), equivalent to one sulung, at Swarling, Kent, and one 'yokelet' (an geocled) at Ecgheanng lond.

Charter information
Sawyer 161
Birch 321
Kemble ---
British Academy ---
Source Used Birch
Archive(s) Canterbury, Christ Church
Source Information
Language Latin
Date from Source 161
Scholarly Source Dating 161

Notes

*Wallenberg, KPN, pp. 102-5, on place-names; Parsons 1939, p. 14, genuine; Wright 1950, p. 390; Finberg 1972, p. 415, on assessment; Harrison 1973, pp. 60-1, on date; Brooks 1984, pp. 159-60, on beneficiary, 358 n. 28, MS 1 contemporary; Brown 1986, pp. 128-9, on script; PN Dorset, ii. 266 (Acleah); Making of England, pp. 213-14 (no. 167); Cubitt 1995, p. 282, on Acleah.

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref Primary Person Short Description
RecordedNames S161    Wynnbald 1 (Wynbald)
RecordedNames S161    Wihthere 1 (Uihthere)
RecordedNames S161    Æthelgeard 1 (Aeðilgeard)
RecordedNames S161    Heahfrith 7 (Haehferð)
RecordedNames S161    Beornheard 10 (Beornheard)
RecordedNames S161    Ceolstan 1 (Ceolstan)
RecordedNames S161    Wærnoth 3 (Uuærnoð)
RecordedNames S161    Dudemon 1 (Dudemon)
RecordedNames S161    Feologeld 2 (Feologeld)
RecordedNames S161    Wigheard 7 (Uuigheard)
RecordedNames S161    Wicgga 2 (Uuigga)
RecordedNames S161    Heardberht 3 (Heardberht)
RecordedNames S161    Beornnoth 2 (Beornnod)
RecordedNames S161    Beornwald 3 (Byrnuuald)
RecordedNames S161    Ceolweard 2 (Ceoluuard)
RecordedNames S161    Tidwulf 1 (Tiduulf)
RecordedNames S161    Cynehelm 4 (Cynhelm)
RecordedNames S161    Heahberht 7 (Heaberht)
RecordedNames S161    Wulfheard 5 (Uulfheard)
RecordedNames S161    Wihthun 2 (Uuihthun)
RecordedNames S161    Eadwulf 7 (Eaduulf)
RecordedNames S161    Ealhheard 1 (Alh'e'ard)
RecordedNames S161    Wigberht 5 (Uigberht)
RecordedNames S161    Ealdwulf 13 (Alduulf)
RecordedNames S161    Beornmod 3 (Beornmod)
RecordedNames S161    Deneberht 1 (Deneberht)
RecordedNames S161    Osmund 3 (Osmund)
RecordedNames S161    Tidfrith 1 (Tidfrid)
RecordedNames S161    Ealhmund 11 (Alhmund)
RecordedNames S161    Werenberht 1 (Uuerenberht)
RecordedNames S161    Wulfred 6 (Uulfredus)
RecordedNames S161    Æthelheard 13 (Aeðelheardus)
RecordedNames S161    Wulfheard 10 (Uulfhard)
RecordedNames S161    Cuthred 11 (Cudrædus)
RecordedNames S161    Cenwulf 3 (Coenuulfus)
PersonInfo S161    Æthelheard 13 of blessed memory
Office S161    Beornheard 10 held office of Praepositus
Office S161    Ceolstan 1 held office of Pr’
Office S161    Wærnoth 3 held office of Abbot
Office S161    Dudemon 1 held office of Abbot
Office S161    Feologeld 2 held office of Abbot
Office S161    Wigheard 7 held office of Dux
Office S161    Wicgga 2 held office of Dux
Office S161    Heardberht 3 held office of Dux
Office S161    Beornnoth 2 held office of Dux
Office S161    Beornwald 3 held office of Dux
Office S161    Ceolweard 2 held office of Dux
Office S161    Tidwulf 1 held office of Dux
Office S161    Heahberht 7 held office of Dux
Office S161    Cynehelm 4 held office of Dux
Office S161    Wulfheard 5 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Wihthun 2 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Eadwulf 7 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Ealhheard 1 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Wigberht 5 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Beornmod 3 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Deneberht 1 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Osmund 3 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Tidfrith 1 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Ealhmund 11 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Werenberht 1 held office of Bishop
Office S161    Wulfred 6 held office of Archbishop
Office S161    Æthelheard 13 held office of Archbishop
Office S161    Wulfheard 10 held office of Priest
Office S161    Cuthred 11 held office of King (king of the people of Kent)
Office S161    Cenwulf 3 held office of King (king of the Mercians)
Status S161    Wihthere 1 held status of Comes / Comes
Status S161    Wynnbald 1 held status of Comes / Comes
Status S161    Heahfrith 7 held status of Comes / Comes
Status S161    Æthelgeard 1 held status of Comes / Comes
Event S161    Æthelheard 13, archbishop of Canterbury, died
Event S161    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
Transaction S161    Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, and Cuthred 11, king of the men 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
Transaction S161    Wulfheard 10, priest of the late Archbishop Æthelheard 13, to Cenwulf 3, king of the Mercians, and Cuthred 11, king of the people of Kent; grant of 100 sicli of pure gold. The kings granted him of 2 hides (manentes), equivalent to one sulung, at Swarling, Kent, and one 'yokelet' (an geocled) at Ecgheanng lond.