Hugh d'Orevalle

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Hugh d'Orevalle
Bishop of London
Elected after 29 August 1075
Term ended either 1084 or 1085
Predecessor William
Successor Maurice
Personal details
Died 1084 or 1085
Denomination Catholic

Hugh d'Orevalle[a] (died either 1084 or 1085) was a medieval Bishop of London.

From a family originating in the village of Orival (Aurea Valle) in Normandy, he was elected after 29 August 1075.[2] He died in 1084 or 1085, with his death being commemorated on 12 January.[3]


  1. ^ Or Hugh D'Orival or Hugh de Aurea Valle or Hugh de Orwell[1]


  1. ^ Glover Church, the Bishop, Or Corah p. 68
  2. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 258
  3. ^ Greenway Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Bishops


  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
  • Glover, Frederick Robert Augustus (1839). The Church, the Bishop, Or Corah, -which?: Two Sermons (Third ed.). London: Roake and Varty. OCLC 495854854. 
  • Greenway, Diana E. (1968). Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 1, St. Paul's, London: Bishops. Institute of Historical Research. Retrieved 28 October 2007. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bishop of London
Succeeded by

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