World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Sigeferth of Selsey

Article Id: WHEBN0002743957
Reproduction Date:

Title: Sigeferth of Selsey  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Eolla, Æthelbert of Sussex, Brihthelm, Ælfred of Selsey, Wulfhun
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Sigeferth of Selsey

Bishop of Selsey
See Diocese of Selsey
Appointed before 733
Term ended between 747 and 765
Predecessor Eolla
Successor Aluberht
Consecration 733
by Tatwine
Personal details
Died between 747 and 765
Denomination Catholic

Sigeferth or Sigefirth or Sicgga, was the third Bishop of Selsey, consecrated in 733[1] by Tatwine, the Archbishop of Canterbury. Sigeferth was still bishop in 747, when he attended the Synod of Clofesho. His date of death was sometime between 747 and 765.[2]

See also


  1. ^ Kelly "South Saxons, kings of the (act. 477–772)" Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
  2. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 221


  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.  
  • Kelly, S. E. (2004). "South Saxons, kings of the (act. 477–772)" ((subscription or UK public library membership required)). Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press.  

External links

  • Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England entry for Sigefirth
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishops of Selsey
733–after 747
Succeeded by
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.