Person:Wulfstan of Wiltshire (1)

Wulfstan , Ealdorman of Wiltshire
d.802
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Name Wulfstan , Ealdorman of Wiltshire
Gender Male
Birth? abt 770 Wiltshire, England
Death[1] 802


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Wulfstan, ealdorman of Wiltshire or Weohstan, (died 802), a leader of Wessex who ruled Wiltshire as Ealdorman under Cynewulf and Beorhtric. He was married to Saint Alburga, daughter of Ealhmund of Kent, Subregulus of Kent.

Wulfstan founded a college of Secular clergy at Wilton, Wiltshire, in about 773, but after his death it was transformed by his wife Alburga into the Benedictine convent Wilton Abbey.

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  1. Wulfstan, ealdorman of Wiltshire, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.