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Lyfing [Living]locked

(d. 1046)
  • Frank Barlow

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Lyfing [Living] (d. 1046), abbot of Tavistock and bishop of Worcester, was an ambitious monk who prospered in the disturbed political conditions between the death of Æthelred II in 1016 and the accession of Edward the Confessor in 1042. He was a member of an ecclesiastical dynasty, a monk of ...

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D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)