Cuthwine ~ Under-ruler of Wesse

M, #11633, (circa 560 - 584)
Last Edited=22 Apr 2023
     Cuthwine ~ Under-ruler of Wesse was born circa 560.1 He was the son of Ceawlin ~ King of the West Saxons and Bretwala. According to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: "A.D. 577. This year Cuthwine and Ceawlin fought with the Britons, and slew three kings...and took from them three cities, Gloucester, Cirencester, and Bath.2" Cuthwine ~ Under-ruler of Wesse was killed in 584 at the Battle of Barbery Hill.1,2,3

Child of Cuthwine ~ Under-ruler of Wesse


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  3. Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times. N.p.: manuscript, 2008.