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date: 03 March 2021

Osburh [Osburga]locked

(fl. 839)
  • Janet L. Nelson


Osburh [Osburga] (fl. 839), consort of Æthelwulf, king of the West Saxons, married Æthelwulf (d. 858), who was son of Ecgberht, king of Wessex (r. 802–39), while he was sub-king of Kent (825–39). The marriage probably occurred well before 839, for, on ...

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