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Son of Esla; Gewis and Unknown Wife
Husband of Unknown Wife
Father of Cerdic, King of the West Saxons and (Poss) daughter of Elesa Mother of Withgar

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About Elesa

  1. Name: Prince Elesa [@ <^>v] de Wessex
  2. Sex: M
  3. Birth: 477
  4. Death: 499

Father: Prince Elsa [@ <^>v] de Wessex b: 457


-King Cerdic b: 492


Stories: Ella of Sussex was chosen Bretwalda, chief of the army, of Sussex between 491-514. According to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles, a king or powerful chieftain named Aelle landed at Evensey in Sussex in 477, and founded modern Chichester.


Name Elesa

Father Esla

Spouse Isaive


1 M Cerdic

Birth 0467, Lower Saxony

Death 0534

Spouse Guignier

2 M UNNAMED -------------------- FABPEDIGREE.COM:

The PEDIGREE of Elesa (Elistus) of ANCIENT SAXONY

aka Aelle (Ella) of ELISENS; (beyond here fictional?); (relation to Aella the Tyrant', q.v. ? -- perhaps they were brothers) Born: abt. 439 Died: abt. 514


  1. Title: Royal Genealogies DB
     Abbrev: Royal Genealogies DB
     Author: Denis R. Reid
     Publication: Electronic
     Place: 149 Kimrose Lane, Broadview Heights, Ohio 44147-1258
     Date: 25 Dec 2006
  2. Title: Fighting Kings of Wessex
     Abbrev: Fighting Kings of Wessex
     Author: G.P. Baker
     Publication: Combined Books
     Date: 1996
     Place: Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
     Date: 25 Dec 2006
     Page: 46
  3. Title: Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook
     Abbrev: Dynasties of the World
     Author: John E. Morby
     Publication: Oxford University Press, 1989
     Media: Book
     Note: University of Georgia Library
     Date: 1989
     Place: Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.
     Date: 1 Mar 2007
     Page: 66 

Elesa of Ancient Saxony was born Abt 439 in Ancient Saxony, Northern Germany Credit to Ancestry and HRH Prince Kieren de Muire Von Drakenberg

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Elesa's Timeline

Saxony, Germany
Ancient Saxony, Northern Germany
July 23, 1923
July 23, 1923
March 18, 1925
March 18, 1925
December 18, 1953
December 18, 1953
Ancient Saxony, Northern Germany