Thelwealh

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Cædwalla Of Wessex - First Campaign in Sussex
... able to put together enough military force to defeat and kill Æthelwealh, the king of Sussex ... He was, however, soon expelled by Berthun and Andhun, Æthelwealh's ealdormen, "who administered the country from then on", possibly as kings ... valley in what is now eastern Hampshire had been placed under Æthelwealh's control by Wulfhere the Chronicle dates this to 661, but according to Bede it occurred "not long ...
Æthelwealh Of Sussex
... Æthelwealh (fl ... Æthelwealh became the first Christian king of Sussex and was king when Sussex was converted to Christianity in 681 ... In 661, Æthelwealh received the territories of the Meon Valley in modern-day Hampshire, and the Isle of Wight from his godfather, Wulfhere, king of Mercia ...
Sussex - History - Saxon Kingdom
... first Christian king, Wulfhere insisted that Æthelwealh also convert to Christanity ... Æthelwealh was baptised in Mercia, with Wulfhere as his sponsor ... The alliance with Mercia was sealed with Æthelwealh taking the hand of Eabe, a Mercian princess in marriage ...
Wulfhere Of Mercia - West Saxons, South Saxons and Hwicce
... which lay along the river Meon, on the mainland north of the Isle of Wight, to his godson King Æthelwealh of the South Saxons ... In addition to being Wulfhere's godson, King Æthelwealh of the South Saxons had a connection to the Mercians via marriage ... already subordinate to Wulfhere the marriage between Æthelwealh and Eafe may well have taken place at Wulfhere's court, since it is known Æthelwealh was converted there ...