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From: "D. Spencer Hines" <>
Subject: Re: Kenneth MacAlpin, Rex Pictorum
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2007 23:41:49 -0000
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And he has MILLIONS of descendents living today.

DSH

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> Dear Listers,
> Cinead (Kenneth) mac Alpin, Rex Pictorum et Scotiae
> died
> 858 was the ancestor of every English King from Empress Maud (mother of
> King
> Henry II) on down. two Kings were Rex Pictorum et Scotiae before Cinead,
> namely Constantine I mac Fergus (ruled over the Picts about 784 until his
> death in
> 820 and used the title Rex Scotiae 819-820 and his brother Aengus II Mac
> Fergus 820-834. who made have been Cinead`s great grandfather, a daughter
> (or
> sister) being wife of Eochaid IV Annuine , Rex Scotiae died 819, the
> father by
> her of Alpin who was killed in a battle againest his uncle (or cousin )
> Eoganan
> mac Aengus between 834 and 838. Cinead acceded the throne of the Picts 16
> years before his death according to the various Pictish King lists. (W A
> Cummins
> "The Age of the Picts" p 18) He was King of Scots for about 6 years before
> that, so He became King of Picts in about 842 and King of Scots in about
> 836
> Sincerely,
> James W
> Cummings
> Dixmont,
> Maine USA



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