The kings of Northūberland.
|Ida.||12||This Ida of hys wyfe had. 6. chil-|
dren, Adda, Elricus, Osmerus, The-
odledus, of Concubins other. 6.
|After Ida the kingdome of Northumberland was diuided into|
2. prouinces, Deyra and Bernicia.
|Alle or Elle, Deiro-|
|30||This Alle was the sonne of Iffe, and|
raygned in Deria. 30. yeares.
|Some chronicles do set vnder Adda: to raigne in Bernicia these|
kings. Glappa, or Claspa, Theonulfus, or Hussa, or Theowal-
nus, Frihulsus. Theodoricus.
|Alricus or Alfricus|
|5.||This Alfricus was the sonne of Ida|
and raygned. v. yeares.
|This Ethelfridus was he that slewe|
the Monkes of Bangor, to the num
ber of. 2200. which came to prai for the
good succes of the Britaynes, and by
his wyfe Accan, the daughter of Elle,
had. 7. sonnes: Eaufridus, Osualdus
Oswius, Islacus, Osmundus, Osa,
Offa. Flor. Histor.
|17||This Edwinus was the first of the|
Northumberland kings, which was
conuerted and christned by Paulinus
byshop of London.
|These two are put out of the rase of|
kings, because they reuolted from the
Christian fayth, and were both slayne
miserablye by Cedwalla a Britayne,
which then raygned in Northumber-
land, and in Mercia.
|9||This Oswaldus, called S. Oswald,|
foughte with Cedwalla, and Penda
wyth a small army, and by strength of
prayer vanquished them in the field.
He sent for Aedanus into Scotlande
to preach in his country, & as he prea-
ched in Scottish, the king expounded
in englishe. He was a great geuer of
almes to the poore. Of his other acts
more appeareth hereafter.
|28||This Oswius fighting agaynst Pē-|
da, vowed to make hys daughter El-
fred a Nunne, geuyng wyth her. xii.
lordships, to build. xii. Monasters. vi.
in Bernicia. vi. in Deira.
|Osvvin9 raigned to-|
gether wt Oswius
in Deira. slayne.
|7||¶ The same Oswius in the begīning of his|
raygne tooke one Oswinus the sonne of Ed
wyne to be his partener ouer the countrye of
Deyra. Afterward cuasing him to be kylled,
tooke to hym an other called Edelwald, the
sonne of Oswalde. Of thys Oswynus more
followeth hereafter to be declared.
|15||This Egfrid maryed Etheldrida, who|
beyng. xij. yeares maryed to hym, coulde af-
ter, by no meanes be allured to lie with him,
but obtaynyng of hym lysence, was made a
Nunne, and then Abbes of Elye. She made
but one meale a daye, and neuer ware lynen.
At last the same Egfred fighting against the
Scots, was slayne in the field by a trayne of
the Scots, fayning themselues to flee.
|20||Of this Alfride Bede in hys history testifi|
eth that he was exactly and perfectly sene in
the holy scriptures, and recouered much that
hys predecessours had lost before. Bed. lib 4.
cap. 24 Sone say he raigned not. 18. yeres.
|11||Osred began hys raygn beyng but. 8. yeres|
old, and raygned the space of. xi. yeares.
|Oriscus, North.||20||Some affirme that Oriscus raygned|
but. xi. yeares.
made a monke.
|9.||This Celulf after he had raygned. 8. yeres|
was made a Moonke. To hym Bede wrote
|Egbertus, or Eadber|
|Mollo or Ethel-|
In some chronicles
|11||Mollo by the subtil trayne of Altre-|
dus was made away, which Altredus
also himselfe after hee had raygned. x.
yeares, was expulsed by his own peop-
|10||In some Chronicles thys Altredus|
raygned but. viii. yeares.
|Ethelbertus or Edel|
|Ethelbertus, or A-|
|Kynges of Westsaxons, raygning|
|Crida, or Creodda||35|
|Penda slayne.||30||Penda slewe in battail Edwyne and|
Oswald kinges of Northumb. Also
Sigebert, Edrik, and Anna, kinges of
the Eastanglis. Also he droue out Ken
walkius king of the westsaxons.
|Peda, or VVeda,|
slaine by his wife
|Vnder Peda and Wlferus Christes|
faith was receued in those partes, they
beng conuerted by Finianus bishop.
The same Peda raygned in a part of Mer
cia, with his brother Wlferus, whych were
both the sonnes of Penda.
|VVlferus.||29||This Wlferus by his wife Ermeburg had|
3. daughters, Milburg, Mildrith, and Mild-
gith, holy virgins.
|Adelredus, or Ethel-|
red, made Monke.
|30. or 19.||This Adelredus or Ethelredus was monk|
of Bardney, whose systers were Kynedrid, &
Kyneswith, holy virgins.
|Kēredus made also|
mōke at Rome.
|Ceolredus or Kel-|
|8||In the tyme of this Ceolred was Guthlak|
otherwyse called saynt Guthlake, the popish
Eremite of Crouland.
|Ethelbald9 slain.||41||Vnder Ethelbaldus dyed Beda. E-|
thelbald gaue that all churches should
be free from all exactions and publique
|Bernredus.||1||This Bernred for hys pride and stoutnesse|
toward his people, was by them deposed, and
the same yeare by the iust iudgement of God
burned. Histor. Cariens.
|Offa.||39||Offa causing or cōsenting to the death|
of good Ethelbert king of the Eastan-
les, peaceably comming to marry his
daughter, for repentaunce caused thelb/>Peter pence first to be geuen to Rome,
and there did hys penance.
|Kenulphus, slayne.||20. or 16|
|6. monethes.||The Kenelme being of. vii. yeres of|
age, was wyckedly slayne after he had
raygned. vi. monethes.
|1. or 3.|