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Family: Edward "the Elder", King of England / Ælfflæd (F2237)

m. About 899


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  • Father | Male
    Edward "the Elder", King of England

    Born  875  Kingdom of Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Jul 924  Farndon, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  —  Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  About 899  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]   
    Other Spouse  Ecgwynn | F2238 
    Married  About 893   
    Other Spouse  Eadgifu of Kent | F2236 
    Married  919  Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Alfred, King of England | F2239 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ealhswith of Mercia | F2239 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Ælfflæd

    Born  About 878  Kingdom of Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  920  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  —  Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Æthelhelm, Ealdorman of Wiltshire | F2307 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Æthelgyth of Mercia | F2307 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Ælfweard, King of England

    Born     
    Died  1 Aug 924  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Edwin, Sub-King of Kent

    Born     
    Died  933  at sea Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Æthelhild

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried  —  Romsey Abbey, Romsey, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    + Eadgifu

    Born  Abt 904   
    Died  951   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Frederuna | F4118 
    Married     
    Spouse  Charles III, King of France | F2532 
    Married  918/19   
    Spouse  Heribert, Count of Meaux and Troyes | F4119 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Female
    Eadfæd

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    Eadhilda

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Hugh Magnus, Duke of France and Normandy | F2384 
    Married  926   

    Child 7 | Female
    Eadgyth

    Born     
    Died  26 Jan 946   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor | F2308 
    Married  929/30   

    Child 8 | Female
    Ælfgifu

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Ælfæda

    Born     
    Died  963  Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 10 | Female
    Æthelfæda, Abbess of Romsey

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S304] Wikipedia, Edward the Elder.

    2. [S304] Wikipedia, Ælfflæd (wife of Edward the Elder).

    3. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).

    4. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    5. [S1488] Barlow, Lundie W. "The Antecedents of Earl Godwine of Wessex" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CXI, January 1957).

    6. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).

    7. [S1461] Burke, John and John Bernard Burke. The Royal Families of England, Scotland and Wales with their Descendants, Sovereigns and Subjects , (London: E. Churton, 1848).

    8. [S1682] Weir, Alison. Britain's Royal Families, (London: Vintage Books, 1989).

    9. [S1940] Panton, Kenneth J. Historical Dictionary of the British Monarchy, (Lanham, UK: Scarecrow Press, 2011).