Ęthelstan 3 (Male) King of Kent, East Saxons, Surrey and South Saxons, 839-851x855
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Notes: BDDAB, p. 49.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (22)
Aethelstan (1)
 S1439   
Aešelstan (3)
 S287   
 S293   
 S296   
Athelstan (1)
 S320   
Edelstan (1)
 S291   
Ethelstan (2)
 S297   
 S299   
Ethestanus (1)
 Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 30)
Ešelstan (2)
 S344   
 S289   
Ęthelstan (2)
 Asser.VitAlfredi  6
 Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31)
Ęšelstan (3)
 ASC  836 EF(OE)
 ASC  851 EF(OE)
 S319   
Ęšelstanus (2)
 ASC  836 F(Lat.)
 ASC  851 F(Lat.)
Ęželstan (3)
 ASC  836 ADG, <836> B
 ASC  851 ADG, <853> B, 853 C
 ASC  845 A
Ęžestan (1)
 ASC  836 C
Office (18)
King (17)
 ASC  836 ACDEF(OE and Lat.)G, <836> B
 ASC  845 A
 ASC  851 ADEF(OE and Lat.)G, <853> B, 853 C
 S344   
 S287   
 S289   
 S291   
 S293   
 S296   
 S297   
 S299    (king of Kent)
 S300   
 S319   
 S320    (King of the people of Kent)
 Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 30) (King of the Dwellers in Kent, of the East Saxons, of the South Saxons and of Surrey)
 Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31)
 Ęthelweard.Chron  iv.2 (p. 39)
Personal Relationship (6)
Ęthelstan 3 Son (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (6)
 of Ęthelwulf 1: ASC  836 ACG, <836> B
 of Ecgberht 10: ASC  836 DEF(OE and Lat.)
 of Ęthelwulf 1: S1439   
 of Ęthelwulf 1: Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 30)
 of Ęthelwulf 1: Ęthelweard.Chron  iv.2 (p. 39)
 of Ęthelwulf 1: WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  v.239.2
Event (21)
Appointment/consecration/elevation/ordination of king (1)
 Ęthelwulf 1.appointment of Ęthelstan 3 as king of Kent and elsewhere: He [sc. Ęthelwulf 1] gave to his son, Ęthelstan 3, the kingdom of the dwellers in Kent and the East Saxons and Surrey and the South Saxons.: ASC  836 ACG, <836> B (839)
Battle (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 waged war against an army of Danes (Anonymi 9), killed many of them, put their squadrons to flight and captured nine ships.: Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31) (845)
Capture (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 waged war against an army of Danes (Anonymi 9), killed many of them, put their squadrons to flight and captured nine ships.: Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31) (845)
Charter-witnessing (13)
 S1439 - settlement of dispute between Ęthelwulf 14 and some Kentish churches: Account of the settlement of a dispute concerning estates belonging to Oswulf 4, dux, bequeathed by him in reversion to the Church and now held by the Kentish monasteries of Christ Church, Folkestone, Dover and Lyminge. They are claimed by a certain Ęthelwulf 14 who said that his father, Ęthelheah 10 had bought the inheritance with gold and silver. The rights of the churches were upheld.: S1439    (844)
 S287 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Dudda 5: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Ithda 1 or Dudda 5; grant of land at Canterbury: S287    (839)
 S288 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Duda 2: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Duda 2, his minister; grant of 10 hides (cassati) at Asshedoune (cf. Ashdown Park in Ashbury, Berks.): S288    (840)
 S289 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Beornmod 3: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Beornmod 3, bishop of Rochester; grant of 2 sulungs (aratra) at Holborough, Kent: S289    (841)
 S291 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ceolmund 6: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the South Peoples, to Ceolmund 6, his pręfectus; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) and a viculus near Rochester: S291    (842)
 S293 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ęthelmod 5: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Ęthelmod 5, his minister; grant of 10 sulungs (aratra) at (Little) Chart, Kent, with woodland and swine pastures: S293    (843)
 S296 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Badanoth 3: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Badanoth 3, his apparitor; grant of land near Canterbury, in return for 15 mancuses of gold: S296    (845)
 S297 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Wynnhere 2: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Wynnhere 2, abbot of St Augustine's; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Lillicesora (? Lynsore, near Bossingham, Kent), in return for 70 mancuses: S297    (845)
 S299 - Ęthelwulf 1 & Ęthelstan 3 granting land and a church to Ealhhere 11: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, and Ęthelstan 3, king of Kent, to Ealhhere 11, princeps; grant of land near Rochester, with a church dedicated to St Mary: S299    (850)
 S300 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ealhhere 11: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Ealhhere 11, his princeps; grant of 40 hides (cassati) at Lenham, Kent, with rights in Blean wood: S300    (850)
 S319 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Eadred 7: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Eadred 7; grant of land at Horton, near Canterbury, Kent: S319    (844)
 S320 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Malmesbury 1: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, and of all the southern people of the English, to Malmesbury 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (mansiunculae) at Minety, Wilts.: S320    (855)
 S344 - Alfred 8 & Ęthelred 13 selling land to Liaba 1: Alfred 8, king, and Ęthelred 13, archbishop, to Liaba 1, son of Birgwine 1; grant of land at Ileden, Kent, in return for 25 mancuses of gold: S344    (873)
Disputing/dispute-settling (1)
 S1439 - settlement of dispute between Ęthelwulf 14 and some Kentish churches: Account of the settlement of a dispute concerning estates belonging to Oswulf 4, dux, bequeathed by him in reversion to the Church and now held by the Kentish monasteries of Christ Church, Folkestone, Dover and Lyminge. They are claimed by a certain Ęthelwulf 14 who said that his father, Ęthelheah 10 had bought the inheritance with gold and silver. The rights of the churches were upheld.: S1439    (844)
Flight (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 waged war against an army of Danes (Anonymi 9), killed many of them, put their squadrons to flight and captured nine ships.: Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31) (845)
Grant and Gift (13)
 S287 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Dudda 5: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Ithda 1 or Dudda 5; grant of land at Canterbury: S287    (839)
 S288 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Duda 2: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Duda 2, his minister; grant of 10 hides (cassati) at Asshedoune (cf. Ashdown Park in Ashbury, Berks.): S288    (840)
 S289 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Beornmod 3: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Beornmod 3, bishop of Rochester; grant of 2 sulungs (aratra) at Holborough, Kent: S289    (841)
 S291 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ceolmund 6: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the South Peoples, to Ceolmund 6, his pręfectus; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) and a viculus near Rochester: S291    (842)
 S293 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ęthelmod 5: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Ęthelmod 5, his minister; grant of 10 sulungs (aratra) at (Little) Chart, Kent, with woodland and swine pastures: S293    (843)
 S296 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Badanoth 3: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Badanoth 3, his apparitor; grant of land near Canterbury, in return for 15 mancuses of gold: S296    (845)
 S297 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Wynnhere 2: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Wynnhere 2, abbot of St Augustine's; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Lillicesora (? Lynsore, near Bossingham, Kent), in return for 70 mancuses: S297    (845)
 S299 - Ęthelwulf 1 & Ęthelstan 3 granting land and a church to Ealhhere 11: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, and Ęthelstan 3, king of Kent, to Ealhhere 11, princeps; grant of land near Rochester, with a church dedicated to St Mary: S299    (850)
 S300 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Ealhhere 11: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, to Ealhhere 11, his princeps; grant of 40 hides (cassati) at Lenham, Kent, with rights in Blean wood: S300    (850)
 S319 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Eadred 7: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Eadred 7; grant of land at Horton, near Canterbury, Kent: S319    (844)
 S320 - Ęthelwulf 1 granting land to Malmesbury 1: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, and of all the southern people of the English, to Malmesbury 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (mansiunculae) at Minety, Wilts.: S320    (855)
 Ęthelwulf 1-Ęthelstan 3.S299 granting land to Ealhhere 11: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, and Ęthelstan 3, king of Kent, to Ealhhere 11, princeps; grant of land near Rochester, with a church dedicated to St Mary: S299    (850)
 Ęthelwulf 1.granting land to Malmesbury 1: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons, Kent, and of all the southern people of the English, to Malmesbury 1 Abbey; grant of 5 hides (mansiunculae) at Minety, Wilts.: WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  v.239 (855)
Killing/murder (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 slew a great army (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich in Kent.: ASC  851 ADEF(OE)G, <853> B, 853 C (851)
Property-buying/purchasing (2)
 S1439 - settlement of dispute between Ęthelwulf 14 and some Kentish churches: Account of the settlement of a dispute concerning estates belonging to Oswulf 4, dux, bequeathed by him in reversion to the Church and now held by the Kentish monasteries of Christ Church, Folkestone, Dover and Lyminge. They are claimed by a certain Ęthelwulf 14 who said that his father, Ęthelheah 10 had bought the inheritance with gold and silver. The rights of the churches were upheld.: S1439    (844)
 S344 - Alfred 8 & Ęthelred 13 selling land to Liaba 1: Alfred 8, king, and Ęthelred 13, archbishop, to Liaba 1, son of Birgwine 1; grant of land at Ileden, Kent, in return for 25 mancuses of gold: S344    (873)
Property-giving/selling (2)
 S296 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Badanoth 3: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Badanoth 3, his apparitor; grant of land near Canterbury, in return for 15 mancuses of gold: S296    (845)
 S297 - Ęthelwulf 1 selling land to Wynnhere 2: Ęthelwulf 1, king of the West Saxons and of the people of Kent, to Wynnhere 2, abbot of St Augustine's; grant of 1 sulung (aratrum) at Lillicesora (? Lynsore, near Bossingham, Kent), in return for 70 mancuses: S297    (845)
Seizure of ships (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 destroyed an army (Anonymi 9) and captured ships.: Asser.VitAlfredi  6 (851)
War (1)
 Ęthelstan 3-Ealhhere 11.destruction of great here (Anonymi 9) at Sandwich: Ęthelstan 3 and Ealhhere 11 waged war against an army of Danes (Anonymi 9), killed many of them, put their squadrons to flight and captured nine ships.: Ęthelweard.Chron  iii.4 (p. 31) (845)