Bishop of Wells
Electedc. 1024
Term endedApril 1033
Other post(s)Abbot of Glastonbury
Consecrationc. 1024
Personal details
DiedApril 1033

Merewith[a] was an Anglo-Saxon Bishop of Wells. He was abbot of Glastonbury Abbey[2] prior to being consecrated bishop about 1024. He died on either 11 April or 12 April 1033.[3]


  1. ^ Brihtwig or Merehwit or Beorhtwig or Brihtwig Merewit[1]


  1. ^ Barlow English Church p. 72
  2. ^ Knowles, et al. Heads of Religious Houses p. 51
  3. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 222


  • Barlow, Frank (1979). The English Church 1000–1066: A History of the Later Anglo-Saxon Church (Second ed.). New York: Longman. ISBN 0-582-49049-9.
  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
  • Knowles, David; London, Vera C. M.; Brooke, Christopher (2001). The Heads of Religious Houses, England and Wales, 940–1216 (Second ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-80452-3.
Christian titles Preceded byBrihtwine Bishop of Wells c. 1024–1033 Succeeded byDuduc