Ceolwulf of Wessex

Ceolwulf of Wessex (died 611) was King of Wessex (597-611). The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle states that he was constantly at war, his best recorded exploit being a battle with the Kingdom of Sussex in 607. The brother of Ceol, son of Cutha and grandson of Cynric of Wessex, he was succeeded by his nephew Cynegils.


Preceded by:
Ceol
King of Wessex Succeeded by:
Cynegils

 

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