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  • ID: I63943
  • Name: Edward the Elder ENGLAND
  • Suffix: King of England
  • Title: King of England
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 875 in ,Wessex,England
  • Death: 9 JUL 924 in ,Farndon,Berkshire,England
  • Burial: Winchester,Hampshire,England
  • Ancestral File #: 9GB3-CL
  • Note:
    Sources: RC 233, 261, 321, 359, 376; Coe; A. Roots 1-16, 16, 45; AF; Warrior
    Kings; Shorter History of England; Through the Ages; K and Q of Britain;
    Pfafman; Kraentzler 1470, 1475, 1631; Kirby; Young; Magna Charta Sureties
    161-2.
    Edward was a Bretwala (King of Kings). First King of all England. Ruled from
    899-924. K&Q says from 899-925. Several daughters became nuns.
    K: Edward I, "The Pious."
    Roots: Edward the Elder, Saxon King of England, married (2) Alfflaed, (3)
    Eadgifu.
    Sureties: Edward I, the Elder, King of England 901-924. Born 875 and died
    924.
    Kirby: Eadweard.
    Young: Edward the Elder, died 924, King of England and overlord of the Welsh
    princes.
    Warrior Kings: "Edward, eldest son, was a warrior rather than a scholar,
    though in this capacity he probably took a good deal of weight from his
    father's shoulders. The relationship between father and son seems to have been
    amicable."
  • Change Date: 12 JUL 2000 at 21:30:46



    Father: Alfred the Great ENGLAND b: 849 in Wantage,Berkshire,England
    Mother: Ealhswith (Alswitha) of GAINI b: 852 in ,Mercia,England

    Marriage 1 Aelflaed (or Elfleda) BERNICIA b: 878 in Wessex
      Children
      1. Has No Children Elfweard of ENGLAND
      2. Has No Children Edwin of ENGLAND
      3. Has No Children Eadfled of ENGLAND b: Abt 903 in ,Wessex,England
      4. Has No Children Ethelhild of ENGLAND b: Abt 906 in ,Wessex,England
      5. Has No Children Eadhild (or Eadhylde) of ENGLAND b: Abt 908 in of,Wessex,England
      6. Has Children Eadgyth of ENGLAND b: Abt 910 in ,Wessex,England
      7. Has No Children Elfgifu of ENGLAND

      Marriage 2 Eadgifu (Edgiva) of KENT b: Abt 896 in ,Kent,England
      • Married: 919 in ,Wessex,England
      Children
      1. Has Children Emliane (Emilienne) of ENGLAND b: Abt 889 in (Estimated)
      2. Has No Children Edred of ENGLAND b: Abt 902 in ,Wessex,England
      3. Has Children Edgiva (or Eadgifu) of ENGLAND b: Abt 904 in ,Wessex,England
      4. Has Children Edmund I the Magnificent of ENGLAND b: 920 in ,Wessex,England
      5. Has No Children Athelstan of ENGLAND b: Abt 926 in (Estimated)
      6. Has No Children Eadburga of ENGLAND
      7. Has No Children N.N. of ENGLAND
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