Cerdic Timeline

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  • 495 CE
    Cerdic, the founding figure of the West Saxon dynasty, arrives to Britain leading a squadron of five ships according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
  • 495 CE
    Cerdic lands in Britain with his son Cynric, founds Wessex.
  • 508 CE
    Cerdic expands his kingdom through conquest.
  • 514 CE
    Arrival of more West Saxons in Wessex who fight for Cerdic.
  • 519 CE - 534 CE
    Reign of Cerdic of Wessex.
  • 519 CE
    Cerdic is crowned King of Wessex.
  • 519 CE - 540 CE
    Reign of Cerdic, first king of Wessex.
  • 527 CE - 530 CE
    Further expansion of the Kingdom of Wessex under Cerdic.
  • 534 CE
    Death of Cerdic who is succeeded by his son, Cynric.
  • 540 CE - 560 CE
    Reign of Cerdic's son (or grandson) Cynric who expands realm of Wessex.

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495 CE: Cerdic, the founding figure of the West Saxon dynasty, arrives to Britain leading a squadron of five ships according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
 
 
495 CE: Cerdic lands in Britain with his son Cynric, founds Wessex.
 
 
508 CE: Cerdic expands his kingdom through conquest.
 
514 CE: Arrival of more West Saxons in Wessex who fight for Cerdic.
 
519 CE - 534 CE: Reign of Cerdic of Wessex.
 
 
519 CE: Cerdic is crowned King of Wessex.
 
 
519 CE - 540 CE: Reign of Cerdic, first king of Wessex.
 
 
527 CE - 530 CE: Further expansion of the Kingdom of Wessex under Cerdic.
 
 
534 CE: Death of Cerdic who is succeeded by his son, Cynric.
 
 
540 CE - 560 CE: Reign of Cerdic's son (or grandson) Cynric who expands realm of Wessex.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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