King Cerdic

King of Wessex 519-534

The Saxon Cerdic was the first King of Wessex, having arrived in Britain in 495.

King Cerdic Links

Arthur, Cerdic, and the Formation of Wessex
Cerdic's Saga Cerdic established the kingdom of West Saxons (Wessex) in 519, which centred around Wantage, birthplace of Alfred the Great
Cerdic - Vortigern and Hengist's grandson?

Genealogy of King Cerdic

Predecessor: None
Successor: Cynric, his son
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