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(d. 1072)
  • Frank Barlow


Leofric (d. 1072), bishop of Exeter, a priest with an impeccable Old-English name, nevertheless came probably from Cornwall. John of Worcester calls him (Brytonicus (British)). In the lost Plympton cartulary it was recorded that his brother and steward, Ordmaer, administered his Cornish estate, ...

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Early English Text Society
D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)
John of Worcester, ed. R. R. Darlington & P. McGurk, trans. J. Bray & P. McGurk, 2–3; OMT (1995–) [vol. 1 forthcoming]