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Tacitus' Germania

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Anthony

251 - 356

Constantine (reign)

306 - 337

Milvian Bridge

312

Edict of Milan

313

Council of Nicea

325

Martin (left army-death)

356 - 397

Athanasius writes Life of Anthony

357 - 360

Emperor Theodosius bans pagan sacrifice and access to temples

391

Life of Martin completed

396

Patrick and his writings (came to Ireland-death)

432 - 459

Severinus (active)

454 - 482

Pope Hilary founds four southern Irish bishoprics

461 - 468

Clovis (reign)

481 - 512

Lex Salicae (Laws of Salic Franks)

507 - 511

Eugippius writes Life of Severin

509

Columba

520 - 597

Gregory of Tours

539 - 594

Columbanus

540 - 615

Sutton Hoo

600 - 630

Amra (eulogy on the death of Columba)

600

Amandus (bishop)

628 - 675

Wilfrid

633 - 709

Cuthbert

634 - 687

Jonas writes the Life of Columbanus

640 - 643

Audoin (bishop)

641 - 684

Wilibrord

658 - 739

Synod of Whitby

664

Bede

670 - 735

Adomnan (abbot)

679 - 704

Muirchu's Life of Patrick

680 - 700

Wilibrord (in Europe)

690 - 739

Wilibrord made Archbishop of the Frisians

696

Life of Columba written

696 - 700

Amargh made an archbishopric

697

Sturm

705 - 779

Stephen of Ripon writes Life of Wilfrid

709 - 720

Charles Martel (ruler)

714 - 741

Boniface and letters (Europe to death)

716 - 754

Ionan Federation converts to Roman dating

716

Eigil writes Life of St Sturm

718 - 722

Ecclesiastical History

731 - 735

Letter to Egbert

734

Alcuin

735 - 804

Nothelm made Archbishop of Canterbury

735

York raised to Archbishopric

735

Ecclesiastical History Published

735

Indiculus (probably written)

740 - 750

Indiculus

740 - 750

Pepin the Short (ruler and king)

741 - 768

Carloman Reform Synod

742 - 743

Synod condemning Aldebert and Clemens

745

Wilibald writes Life of Boniface

763 - 769

Charlemagne (king)

768 - 814

Lebuin dies

773

Capitulary on the Saxon Territories

775 - 790

Alcuin writes Life of Wilibrord

796

Anskar

801 - 865

Life of Charlemagne

817 - 836

Heliand

830

Life of Anskar written

865 - 880

Conversion of Harald Bluetooth

965

Widukind of Corvey writes Three Books of the Saxons

968

Olaf Tryggvason becomes king

995

Icelandic Althing

999 - 1000

Book of Settlements written (rough)

1070 - 1230

Adam of Bremen write Deeds of the Bishops of the Church of Hamburg

1072 - 1076

Ari writes Islendingabok

1122 - 1133

Kristni Saga/Story of the Conversion

1220 - 1280