Person:Edwin of Northumbria (1)

Edwin _____, of Northumbria
b.Abt 586
d.12 Oct 633
  1. Edwin _____, of NorthumbriaAbt 586 - 633
  2. Acha Of Deira587 - 604
  1. Eanflæd _____626 - 704
Facts and Events
Name Edwin _____, of Northumbria
Alt Name Eadwine _____
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 586
Marriage to Æthelburg of Kent
Marriage to Cwenburh _____
Death[1] 12 Oct 633 Combatant of Hatfield Chase
Reference Number? Q348955?

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Edwin (; c. 586 – 12 October 632/633), also known as Eadwine or Æduinus, was the King of Deira and Bernicia – which later became known as Northumbria – from about 616 until his death. He converted to Christianity and was baptised in 627; after he fell at the Battle of Hatfield Chase, he was venerated as a saint.

Edwin was the son of Ælle, the first known king of Deira, and seems to have had at least two siblings. His sister Acha was married to Æthelfrith, king of neighbouring Bernicia. An otherwise unknown sibling fathered Hereric, who in turn fathered Abbess Hilda of Whitby and Hereswith, wife to Æthelric, the brother of king Anna of East Anglia.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Edwin of Northumbria, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   EADWINE, son of ÆLLE King of the Northumbrians & his wife --- (585-killed in battle Hatfield Chase, near Doncaster 14 Oct 633, bur Whitby Abbey), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.