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Coenredlocked

(d. after 709)
  • S. E. Kelly

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Coenred (d. after 709), king of the Mercians, succeeded his uncle Æthelred as king in 704, when the latter retired to the monastery at Bardney. He was the son of the previous Mercian king, Wulfhere (d. 675), but may have been too young to have been his father's immediate successor. ...

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P. H. Sawyer, , Royal Historical Society Guides and Handbooks (1968)