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kings of the East Saxonslocked

(act. late 6th cent.–c. 820)
  • Barbara Yorke


kings of the East Saxons (act. late 6th cent.–c. 820), rulers in the area of modern Essex and London, traced their descent from Sledd, who must have flourished in the late sixth century. He was married to Ricula, sister of King Æthelberht of Kent...

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