Name: Alfred the Great ENGLAND
Suffix: King of England
Title: King of England
Birth: 849 in Wantage,Berkshire,England
Death: 26 OCT 899 in ,Winchester,Hampshire,England
Ancestral File #: GS4H-XF
Sources: RC 141, 233, 235, 238; Coe; A. Roots 1-15, 44; Warrior Kings; AF;
Change Date: 6 OCT 1998 at 14:17:47
Pfafman; Kraentzler 1470; The Earliest English Kings by D.P. Kirby; Young;
King of England, 871-899; and Wessex. Had his royal seat at Chippingham.
K: Alfred the Great, King of Wessex and Kent.
Young: Alfred, died 899, King of Wessex, protector of the English Danelaw,
overlord of the Welsh princes.
Roots: Alfred the Great, King of England, King of England 871-899, born
Wantage, Berkshire, 849; died 26 Oct. 899; married 868, Ealhswith (Alswitha),
died about 905. Alfred was one of the greatest men in history. He was crowned
king at Winchester, 871; founded the British Navy, organized the militia,
compiled a code of laws, built schools and monasteries, and invited scholars
to live at his court. He was a good scholar and translated many books.
Hilliam: Alfred the Great, King of Wessex. Reigned 871-899. See page 815.
All descendants of Roots lines 162 to 169 belong to the posterity of King
Alfred the Great.
Father: Ethelwulf (Aethelwulf) "Noble Wolf" WESSEX b: Abt 806 in ,Wessex,England
Mother: Osburh (Osburga) of OSLAC b: Abt 810 in ,Wessex,England
Ealhswith (Alswitha) of GAINI b: 852 in ,Mercia,England
- Ethelfleda of ENGLAND
- Edward the Elder ENGLAND b: 875 in ,Wessex,England
- Ethelgiva of ENGLAND
- Aelfthryth (or Elftrudis) of ENGLAND b: Abt 867 in ,Wessex,England
- Edgina (or Eadgina) of ENGLAND