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(d. 642)
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Cynegils (d. 642), king of the Gewisse, was the first of the Gewissan kings to be converted to Christianity. He was probably the son of King Ceol (d. 597), as recorded in the West Saxon genealogical regnal list, but individuals of the same name appear with a different descent in genealogies in the ...

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