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King Wessex is in Wessex.

592 Battle of Wanborough

786 Assassination of King Cynewulf

858 Death of King Æthelwulf

860 Death of King Æthelbald

865 Death of King Æthelberht

In 519 Cerdic King Wessex was appointed as the first King Wessex.

In 534 Cerdic King Wessex died. His son Cynric King Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

592 Battle of Wanborough

In 592 Ceawlin King Wessex was killed at the Battle of Wanborough. His nephew Ceol King Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 611 King Cynegils of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Around 641 King Cynegils of Wessex died. His son Cenwalh King of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 676 Escwin King Wessex died. His great uncle Centwine King Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 685 King Cædwalla of Wessex (age 26) succeeded King Wessex.

In 688 King Cædwalla of Wessex (age 29) Abdicated as King Wessex. In 688 His second cousin once removed King Ine of Wessex (age 18) succeeded King Wessex.

In 728 King Ine of Wessex (age 58) died. Æthelheard King of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 740 Æthelheard King of Wessex died. Cuthred King of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 756 Cuthred King of Wessex died. Sigeberht King of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 757 Sigeberht King of Wessex was forced from the throne of Wessex. Cynewulf King of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

786 Assassination of King Cynewulf

In 786 Cynewulf King of Wessex was killed by Cyneheard the Ætheling at Merton, Surrey while visiting his [Cynewulf's] mistress. King Beorhtric of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

In 802 Egbert King Wessex (age 29) succeeded King Wessex.

In 839 Egbert King Wessex (age 66) died. His son King Æthelwulf of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Death of King Æthelwulf

On 13 Jan 858 King Æthelwulf of Wessex died. His son King Æthelbald of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Death of King Æthelbald

In 860 King Æthelbald of Wessex died. His brother King Æthelberht of Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Death of King Æthelberht

In 865 King Æthelberht of Wessex died. His brother King Æthelred of Wessex (age 18) succeeded King Wessex. Wulfthryth Unknown Queen Anglo Saxons by marriage Queen Anglo Saxons.

In 865 Æthelhelm Prince Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Ceawlin King Wessex succeeded King Wessex.