King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex)1,2

M, #1233041, b. 775, d. 4 February 838/39
Father*King Ealhmund (?) b. c 758, d. 788
Mother*wife? of Ealhmund (?)
Relationship35th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceRFC233-41

Names and TItles

Titled: King of Wessex (Egbert) from 784 to 786.1
Titled: Under-King of Kent (Egbert) in 802.1
Titled: First King of England (Egbert) from 827 to 839.2
     King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) was born in 775 in Wessex, England.1 He was the son of King Ealhmund (?) and wife? of Ealhmund (?) King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) married Redburga (?) in Wessex, England.3,2 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) died on 4 February 838/39 in Wessex, England.1 He was buried in Wessex, England.3
     He became King of Wessex in 784.1 Egbert "the Great"'s father King Ealhmund (?) died in 788.3 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) became King of Kent in 802.1 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) became the father of King Æthelwulf (of Wessex) circa 806. King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) became the father of Princess Edith (of Wessex) circa 808.3 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) became the father of Prince Athelstan (of Wessex) circa 810.3 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) became King of England in 827.2 Egbert "the Great"'s son was married at wedding of King Æthelwulf (of Wessex) and Osburga (?) in 830.2,3 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) was replaced as King of England by King Æthelwulf (of Wessex) in 839.2 King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) was replaced as King of Wessex and Kent by King Æthelwulf (of Wessex) in 839.

References

     For more info on King Egbert "the Great" (of Wessex) see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecgberht,_King_of_Wessex (Wikipedia.)4

Family

Redburga (?) b. circa 788
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Kings of Wessex
Kings of Wessex (Indented)
Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited6 Apr 2018

Citations

  1. [S31] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Third Edition (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998). Repository: Winchester Library Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as RFC **** Check RFC4 ****.
  2. [S206] Kings of Wessex and England 802-1066, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/wessex.pdf. Hereinafter cited as Kings of Wessex and England.
  3. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  4. [S260] Wikipedia, online http://en.wikipedia.org/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecgberht,_King_of_Wessex.