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Name Eardwulf of Kent
Gender Male
Other? fl. ca. 0750s


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Eardwulf was King of Kent, jointly with Æðelberht II.

Eardwulf is known from two charters, one is undated [1], but identifies Eardwulf’s father as Eadberht I (a patre meo Eadberhtuo); the other has a date that is incompatible with its witness list [2]), as it is dated 762, but witnessed by Archbishop Cuðbert, who died in 760; it was also witnessed by King Æðelberht II (Aethilberchtus rex Cantie).

Eardwulf is known from two charters, but one is undated (S31[3]), and the other has a date that is incompatible with its witness list (S30[4]), as it is dated 762, but witnessed by Archbishop Cuðbert, who died in 760. S30 was also witnessed by King Æðelberht II (Aethilberchtus rex Cantie). S31 identifies Eardwulf’s father as King Eadberht I (a patre meo Eadberhtuo).

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References
  1.   Eardwulf of Kent, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).