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" Ealhere, with the men of Kent, and Huda, with the men of Surrey, fought in Thanet, against the heathen army ; and at first they were victorious ; and many there were slain, and drowned on either hand, and both the ealdormen were killed. "
The Church Historians of England: pt. 1. The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The ... - Page 41
1853
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The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The chronicle of Florence of Worcester, with a ...

Anglo-Saxon chronicle - 1853 - 448 pages
...of Lindesfarne, died, and was succeeded by Eardulf. In this year, also, Ealhere, the ealdorman, and the men of Kent, and Huda, with the men of Surrey, fought bravely and stubbornly against the army of the Pagans, in the island which is called in the Saxon language...
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The Whole Works of King Alfred the Great: With Preliminary Essays ..., Volume 1

Alfred (King of England) - 1858 - 598 pages
...Leo, his son Alured, whom Leo afterwards blessed as king, and received as his son. In this year duke Ealhere with the men of Kent and Huda with the men of Surrey, fought against the army of the pagans at Thanct ; and a great number were slain on both sides and shipwrecked...
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Memorials of King Alfred: Being Essays on the History and Antiquities of ...

John Allen Giles - 1863 - 428 pages
...which is 16 Soeon f \)m\dt 853 I And the same year king jEthelwulf sent his son .-KllVcd to Rome. Leo was then pope of Rome , and he consecrated him king, and took him for his son at confirmation. * * See note * in page 18. 2 Then, in the same year, E*alhere,with the men of Kent, and Huda, with...
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Chapters of the Biographical History of the French Academy: With an Appendix ...

Edward Edwards - 1864 - 188 pages
...visit to Rome, usually ascribed to the year 853.] [853.] K. JEthelwulf sent his sou Alfred to Rome. Leo was then Pope of Rome, and he consecrated him king, and took him for his son at confirmation. [855.] JEthelwulf went to Rome in great state, aud dwelt there twelve mouths. AI). BOOK OP HYDE ABBEY...
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Notes and Queries

1865 - 1124 pages
...Chronicle, among other passages relating to Kent, one which is apparently against his view : — " AD 853. In the same year Ealhere, with the men of Kent, and Huda, with the men of Surry, fought in Thanet against the heathen army, &c." Is it not probable that the " men of Surry "...
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Six Old English Chronicles: Of which Two are Now First Translated from the ...

John Allen Giles - 1872 - 554 pages
...anointed for king the aforesaid Alfred, and adopted him as his spiritual son. The same year also, earl Ealhere, with the men of Kent, and Huda with the men of Surrey, fought bravely and resolutely against an army of.the pagans, in the island, which is called in the Saxon tongue,...
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Alfred in the Chroniclers

John William Edward Conybeare - 1900 - 260 pages
...confirmed him also, and received him for his own son by adoption. 10. And in this same year did Earl Ealhere, with the men of Kent, and Huda, with the men of Surrey, stoutly turn to against a Heathen host in the island called in Saxon tongue Tenet [Thanet], but in...
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Asser's Life of King Alfred

John Asser - 1908 - 252 pages
...THANET, AND HOW THE DAUGHTER OF KlNG ETHELWULF WAS WEDDED. In this year also Ealhere the ealdorman, with the men of Kent, and Huda, with the men of Surrey, fought bravely and boldly with the army of the heathen in the island which in the Saxon tongue is called Thanet,...
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The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

1909 - 346 pages
...to Rome. Leo was pope in Rome at the time ; and he consecrated him king and took him for his godson at confirmation. Then in the same year Ealhere with...Huda with the men of Surrey fought in Thanet against a heathen host, and at first were victorious; and many there were slain and drowned on each side. And...
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Historical Research: An Outline of Theory and Practice

John Martin Vincent - 1911 - 392 pages
...Saxon chronicler is very succinct. "And the same year King Aethelwulf sent his son Aelfred to Rome. Leo was then pope of Rome, and he consecrated him king, and took him for his son at confirmation." Asser the contemporary and biographer of Alfred expands a little, yet in reality adds nothing, unless...
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