Biography of Oswiu King Bernicia

Timeline

Around 612 Oswiu King Bernicia was born to Aethelfrith King Bernicia, King Deira and Acha Deira Queen Consort Bernicia, Queen Consort Deira.

Around 630 Ealhfrith King Deira was born to Oswiu King Bernicia and Rhiainfellt Rheged Queen Consort Bernicia.

Battle of Maserfield

In 641 Oswiu King Bernicia succeeded as King Bernicia following the Battle of Maserfield. Rhiainfellt Rheged Queen Consort Bernicia by marriage Queen Consort Bernicia.

Battle of the Winwaed

On 15 Nov 655 Oswiu King Bernicia defeated the Mercian army (probably) at Cock Beck during the Battle of the Winwaed ending the period of Mercian dominance. The battle is believed to have ended Anglo-Saxon paganism.

On 15 Feb 670 Oswiu King Bernicia died.

Around 645 Oswiu King Bernicia and Eanfled Deira Queen Consort Bernicia were married. Eanfled Deira Queen Consort Bernicia by marriage Queen Consort Bernicia.

Oswiu King Bernicia and Rhiainfellt Rheged Queen Consort Bernicia were married.

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

Aelfwine King Deira was born to Oswiu King Bernicia.

Aldfrith King Northumbria was born to Oswiu King Bernicia.

Oswiu King Bernicia and Fín Cenél Neógain Queen Consort Bernicia were married. Fín Cenél Neógain Queen Consort Bernicia by marriage Queen Consort Bernicia.

EalhflAed Bernicia was born to Oswiu King Bernicia.

AelfflAed Bernicia Abbess Wherwell was born to Oswiu King Bernicia.

Osthryth Bernicia Queen Consort Mercia was born to Oswiu King Bernicia.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Bernicia

Descendants Family Trees:

Aethelric King Bernicia

Yffe Deira

Descent

Kings Bernicia: Son of Aethelfrith King Bernicia, King Deira

Kings Deira: Grand Son of Aella King Deira

Ancestry

Father: Aethelfrith King Bernicia, King Deira

GrandFather: Aethelric King Bernicia

Mother: Acha Deira Queen Consort Bernicia, Queen Consort Deira

GrandFather: Aella King Deira

Great GrandFather: Yffe Deira