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Ethelbert, King of Kent
Birth: 836
Death: 866

English King. He was born in Wessex England, as Ethelbert which is an Old English name meaning, “Noble Bright”. He was the third son of Ęthelwulf and was crowned King of Kent after his father's death in 858 and as King of Wessex in 860. He died childless while on the throne in 866 and the kingship of the West Saxons was passed to his brother Ęthelred. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
   Ethelwulf (806 - 858)
 
 Siblings:
   Ethelbald (834 - 860)*
   Ethelbert, King of Kent (836 - 866)
   Ethelred I of Wessex (844 - 871)*
   Alfred the Great (849 - 899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sherborne Abbey
Sherborne
West Dorset District
Dorset, England
Plot: Under the North Aisle
 
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Record added: Aug 11, 1998
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