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which gave Hengist the possession of Kent. The Inhabitants of that Province migrating into Gaul, to supply their place, Hengist brought over great numbers of His Countrymen. While He pursu'd His conquests there, Ella another Saxon Chief landed in 477. in Sussex, afterwards took the name of King, & was the founder of the South Saxon Royalty. Next to him Cerdick in 495. Landed in Norfolk, strech'd His conquests over Dorset & Hants, & began the West Saxon Kingdom; He had for an Antagonist the famous Prince Arthur, with whose death the British Valour seem'd to expire. In the Year 527. more Saxons came over, who rais'd the Kingdom of Mercia & East Angles, which last was under the Command of Uffa, the former of Crida a discendant of Woden. More of these invadors came over about the Same time, who Seiz'd by degrees Essex, Middlesex, & part of Hertfordshire, which became the East Saxon Kingdom. The remaining part of the Kingdom East of the Severn & South of Lincolnshire & Yorkshire belong'd


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