Biography of Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria

Timeline

Battle of the Two Rivers

In 671 Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria and BeornhAeth Sub-King Northern Northumbria aka Lothian defeated Drest VI King Picts at the Battle of the Two Rivers bringing to an 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 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. '.

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

After 671 Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria seized the Kingdom of Lindsey.

Battle of Dun Nechtain

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

Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria succeeded as King Deira and King Northumbria. Aethelthryth Wuffingas Queen Consort Deira, Queen Consort Northumbria by marriage Queen Consort Deira, Queen Consort Northumbria.

Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria and Aethelthryth Wuffingas Queen Consort Deira, Queen Consort Northumbria were married.

Around 645 Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria was born to Oswiu King Bernicia and Eanfled Deira Queen Consort Bernicia.

Battle of the Trent

Around 679 Aethelred King Mercia defeated at the Northumbrian army led by Ecgfrith King Deira, King Northumbria at the Battle of the Trent at Lindsey.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Bernicia

Descendants Family Trees:

Aethelric King Bernicia

Yffe Deira

Octa King Kent

Descent

Kings Bernicia: Son of Oswiu King Bernicia

Kings Deira: Grand Son of Edwin King Bernicia, King Deira, King Northumbria

Ancestry

Father: Oswiu King Bernicia

GrandFather: Aethelfrith King Bernicia, King Deira

Great GrandFather: Aethelric King Bernicia

GrandMother: Acha Deira Queen Consort Bernicia, Queen Consort Deira

Great GrandFather: Aella King Deira

Great x 2 GrandFather: Yffe Deira

Mother: Eanfled Deira Queen Consort Bernicia

GrandFather: Edwin King Bernicia, King Deira, King Northumbria

Great GrandFather: Aella King Deira

Great x 2 GrandFather: Yffe Deira

GrandMother: Aethelburh Oiscingas Queen Consort Bernicia, Queen Consort Deira

Great GrandFather: Aethelberht King Kent

Great x 2 GrandFather: Eormenric King Kent

Great x 3 GrandFather: Octa King Kent

Great GrandMother: Bertha Merovingian Queen Consort Kent

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charibert King Paris Merovingian

Great x 3 GrandFather: Clothar "The Old" I King Paris Merovingian, King Franks

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ingoberga Unknown Queen Consort Paris