GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 645 Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria was born to Oswiu King Bernicia (33) and Eanfled Deira Abbot Whitby (18)

After 671 Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria repelled Wulfhere King Mercia

After 671 Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria seized at Lindsey

In 671 Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria (26) and Beornhæth Sub-King Northern Northumbria aka Lothian defeated Drest VI King Picts at the Battle of the Two Rivers bringing to and end the Pictish rebellion. The location of the battle is not known. Stephen of Ripon described the account in his account of the battle from Vita Sancti Wilfrithi: He [Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria (26) ] slew an enormous number of the people, filling two rivers with corpses, so that, marvellous to relate, the slayers, passing over the rivers dry foot, pursued and slew a crowd of fugitives.'

Around 679 Æthelred King Mercia defeated at the Northumbrian army led by Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria (34) at the Battle of the Trent at Lindsey.

On 20 May 685 Bridei III Picts defeated the Northumbrian army at the Battle of Dun Nechtain. Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria (40) killed at Dunnichen.

Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria and Æthelthryth Wuffingas Abbot Ely were married

Ecgfrith King Deira, and King Northumbria succeeded as King Deira and King Northumbria

ANCESTRY

Father: Oswiu King Bernicia

GrandFather: Æthelfrith King Bernicia, King Deira

2G GrandFather: Æthelric King Bernicia

GrandMother: Acha Deira

2G GrandFather: Ælla King Deira

3G GrandFather: Yffe Deira

Mother: Eanfled Deira Abbot Whitby

GrandFather: Edwin King Bernicia, King Deira, King Northumbria

2G GrandFather: Ælla King Deira

3G GrandFather: Yffe Deira

GrandMother: Æthelburh Oiscingas

2G GrandFather: Æthelberht King Kent

3G GrandFather: Eormenric King Kent

4G GrandFather: Octa King Kent

2G GrandMother: Bertha Merovingian

3G GrandFather: Charibert King Paris

4G GrandFather: Clothar "The Old" I King Paris, King Franks

3G GrandMother: Ingoberga Unknown