Life Family Events
Guthrum ? Moves into East Anglia
from the Danelaw region.
?c. 890 F: ?
M: ?

Breaks peace with Alfred and moves into Wessex and
attacks him at Chippenham.
Danish King
Leader of the Great Heathen Army
King of East Anglia
(880-890)
? Battle of Edington (877)
Converted 878. Takes
the name Æthelstan.
His sponsor is Alfred
the Great.
Treaty of Alfred
and Guthrum
(886)

Sources: Britannica, Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, PASE.