Notes: For a discussion of the discrepancy between Cynric as son of Cerdic and Cynric as son of Creoda son of Cerdic, see Stevenson 1959, pp. 157-60, commentary on 1, 6 & J.L. Nelson, 'Reconstructing a royal family: reflections on Alfred, from Asser chapter 2', in I. Wood and N. Lund edd., People and Places in Northern Europe 500-1600, Woodbridge, pp. 47-66.