Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Eynsham, Adam oflocked

(b. c. 1155, d. in or after 1233)
  • D. H. Farmer

Extract

Eynsham, Adam of (b.c. 1155, d. in or after 1233), abbot of Eynsham and hagiographer, came from a middle-class Oxford family, and became a monk and then in due course first prior, and then abbot, of the Benedictine monastery at Eynsham. His father, ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Oxford Historical Society
Oxford Medieval Texts
H. R. Luard, ed., , 5 vols., RS, 36 (1864–9)