Roy Family Genealogy
Genealogy of the Roy family, including Boudreau, Burnett, Myers, Ward, Whelpley, and Woodman
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Family: Edward "the Elder", King of England / Ecgwynn (F2238)

m. About 893


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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 893  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]   
    Other Spouse  Ælfflæd | F2237 
    Married  About 899   
    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
    Ecgwynn

    Born     
    Died  901  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
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    Child 1 | Male
    Æthelstan, King of England

    Born  894  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Oct 939  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Alfred

    Born     
    Died  young  England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Saint Edith of Polesworth

    Born     
    Died  937   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Sihtric, Viking King of York | F4564 
    Married  926   

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

    2. [S304] Wikipedia, Ecgwynn.

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

    4. [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).

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

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