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Osred Ilocked

  • David Rollason


Osred I (696x8–716), king of Northumbria, was the son of Aldfrith whose only known wife was Cuthburh, sister of Ine, king of the West Saxons. An inconsistency in Bede's statements makes it uncertain whether Aldfrith died in 704 or 705, but the latter is the more likely. The ...

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Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)
D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)
Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Epistolae Selectae