OfficeEdwin 2 View information for this person held office of Overlord

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*The fifth king of the English to hold this sovereignty. *He is said to have had even greater power than his predecessors, as he ruled over all the inhabitants of Britain, English and Britons alike, except for Kent only. *He even brought under English rule the Mevanian Islands (Anglesey and Man).

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