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  • ID: I158657
  • Name: Ealhswyth (Aethelswitha) Of Mercia
  • Given Name: Ealhswyth (Aethelswitha) Of
  • Surname: Mercia
  • Prefix: Queen
  • Suffix: Of The Gaini 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
  • Name: Alswitha
  • Given Name: Alswitha
  • Surname: 3
  • Name: Ealhswith De Gainsborough
  • Given Name: Ealhswith
  • Surname: De Gainsborough
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: Abt 852 in Northumbria, England 3 2 8
  • Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    parents: [Ref: ES II #78, Moriarty Plantagenet p16, Paget HRHCharles p5, Watney WALLOP #879, Weir RoyalFam p9], father: [Ref: Weis MC #161]
  • Death: 5 Dec 904 in St. Mary's Abbey, Winchester, Dorset 1 2 8
  • Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    date: [Ref: ES II #78, Paget HRHCharles p5] 5 Dec or 8 Dec 905 [Ref: Weir RoyalFam p9] about 905 [Ref: Weis AR7 #1, Weis MC #161] abt 905 [Ref: Moriarty Plantagenet p16]
  • Burial: Winchester Cathedral, Hampshire 1 4
  • Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    place: [Ref: Weir RoyalFam p9]
    19
  • Event: Alt. Birth Alt. Birth 852
  • Note: ,Mercia, England
  • Event: Alt. Birth Alt. Birth 852
  • Note: Mercia, England
  • Event: Alt. Death Alt. Death 5 Dec 904
  • Note: St. Mary's Abbey, Winchester, Dorsetshire, England
  • _UID: 49D83AA020CC4AB7B7D5F015EB6BCCBB56EF
  • Change Date: 31 Dec 2012 at 15:50
  • Note:
    Searle has: "Ealhswith d. of Aethelred Mucel eald. of the Gaini andof Eadburh of the royal family of Mercia, sister of eald. Athulf (d.903); d. a. 905 ... Dec 5 ... " --- William George Searle,*Anglo-Saxon Bishops, Kings and Nobles*, Cambridge, 1899, p 343

    --- Florence of Worcester (died c 1117), *A History of the Kings ofEngland* (OR: *The Chronicle of Florence of Worcester*), trans JosephStephenson, 1853 (reprinted by Llanerch Enterprises, Felinfach, Lampeter, Dyfed, WalesSA48 8PJ, 1980s (?)), p 72: "Queen Ealhsuith, mother of King Eadward, a devout handmaid of Christ,and foundress of a monastery of nuns at Winchester, departed thislife."Name Suffix:<NSFX> of Mercia

    Ealswith was the daughter of a Kentish nobleman.

    Note: OCCUPATION: Lady Alswitha, daughter of Ethelan the Great, Earl of Mercia, linelly desceded from Crida, first king of Marcia, d. A.D. 594


    Became a nun after widowhood. Reputed as a saint after death.

    BIOGRAPHY: BIBLIOGRAPHY:
    Holloway, Naomi D, The Genealogy of Mary Wentworth, Who Became the Wife of William Brewster, Revised Edition, October 1969. LDS Film#1738313 item#5

    BIOGRAPHY: Moriarty, George Andrews, Plantagenet Ancestry of King Edward III And Queen Philippa. Salt Lake: Mormon Pioneer Genealogical Society, 1985. LDS Film#0441438. nypl#ARF-86-2555.

    BIOGRAPHY: Paget, Gerald, The Lineage and Ancestry of H.R.H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales. London: Charles Skilton Ltd, 1977. Nypl ARF+ 78-835.

    BIOGRAPHY: Previte-Orton, C. W., The Shorter Cambridge Medieval History, Cambridge: University Press, 1952. Chatham 940.1PRE.

    BIOGRAPHY: Schwennicke, Detlev, ed., Europaische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der europaischen Staaten, New Series, Marburg: J.A. Stargardt, 1978-.

    BIOGRAPHY: Watney, Vernon James, The Wallop Family and their Ancestry, Oxford:John Johnson, 1928. LDS Film#1696491 items 6-9.

    BIOGRAPHY: Weir, Alison, Britain's Royal Families, The Complete Genealogy, London: Bodley Head, 1989. Nypl ARF 89-26908

    BIOGRAPHY: Weis, Frederick L, Magna Charta Sureties 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta and Some of Their Descendants. 4th Ed. Baltimore: Gen Pub Co, 1991.

    BIOGRAPHY: Weis, Frederick Lewis, Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists, 6th Edition, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1988. Data not yet checked against 7th Edition.

    BIOGRAPHY: Weis, Frederick Lewis, with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr, Assisted by David Faris, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists who came to America before 1700, 7th Edition, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1992.
    Birth:
    Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    parents: [Ref: ES II #78, Moriarty Plantagenet p16, Paget HRHCharles p5, Watney WALLOP #879, Weir RoyalFam p9], father: [Ref: Weis MC #161]
    Death: 904
    Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    date: [Ref: ES II #78, Paget HRHCharles p5] Dec 5 or 8 905 [Ref: Weir RoyalFam p9] about 905 [Ref: Weis AR #1, Weis MC #161] abt 905 [Ref: Moriarty Plantagenet p16]
    Burial: St. Mary'S Abbey, Winchester
    Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    place: [Ref: Weir RoyalFam p9]


    BIOGRAPHY: Father: Aethelred Earl Of Mercia
    Mother: Eadburgh Of Mercia

    BIOGRAPHY: Marriage 1 Alfred The Great King Of England b: 849 in Wantage, Berkshire
    Married: 869
    Note:
    Sources for this Information:
    date: [Ref: ES II #78, Paget HRHCharles p5] 868 [Ref: Weis AR #1, Weis MC #161], names: [Ref: CMH p382, Moriarty Plantagenet p16, Watney WALLOP #879] King Alfred & Elswith [Ref: Holloway WENTWORTH p18]
    Children
    Ethelfleda b: Abt 869
    Edmund b: Abt 870
    Edward The Elder King Of England b: 875
    Alfthryth Of England
    Ethelweard b: Abt 880
    Ethelgiva Abbess Of Shaftesbury

    BIOGRAPHY: ----------------------
    ALSO SPELLED "ALFWITHA","ETHELWITHA"




    Father: Æthelred I Muncill b: 837 in Wessex, Devonshire, England
    Mother: Eadburgh Fadburn Of Mercia b: 830 in Mercia, England

    Marriage 1 Alfred I England b: 12 May 849 in West Saxons, Wantage, Berkshire c: 23 Apr 871 in Kingston Upon Thanes, Surrey
    • Married: Abt 868 in Winchester, England 2 8
    • Note:
      Sources for this Information:
      date: [Ref: ES II #78, Paget HRHCharles p5] 868 [Ref: Weis AR7 #1, Weis MC #161], names: King Alfred & Elswith [Ref: Holloway WENTWORTH p18], child: [Ref: CMH p382, ES II #78, Holloway WENTWORTH p18, Moriarty Plantagenet p16, Paget HRHCharles p5, Paget HRHCharles p6, Watney WALLOP #879, Weir RoyalFam p10, Weir RoyalFam p9, Weis AR7 #1, Weis AR7 #44, Weis MC #161]
      Sources with Inaccurate Information:
      child: Ethelred I King of England (#11825) [Ref: Wurts MCBarons p164]
    • Event: Alt. Marriage Alt. Marriage 868
    • Event: Alt. Marriage Alt. Marriage 868
    • Note: England
    • Event: Alt. Marriage Alt. Marriage 868
    • Note: Winchester, Dorsetshire, England; Quality: 0
    • Event: Alt. Marriage Alt. Marriage 868
    • Note: Winchester, England 1
    • Change Date: 31 Dec 2012
    Children
    1. Has Children Aethelweard (Edward) De Wessex b: 870 in Wessex, England c: Abt 871 in Wessex England
    2. Has Children Æfthryth (Elfrida) (Elstrude) Ethelswida De Wessex b: 872 in Wessex, England
    3. Has No Children Ethelgiva De Wessex b: 873 in Wessex, England
    4. Has Children Ethelfleda Aetheflaed De Wessex b: 869 in Wessex, Wessex, England
    5. Has No Children Aethelgeofu of Shaftesbury b: Abt 875 in Wessex, England
    6. Has No Children Edmund Of England De Wessex b: Abt 873 in Wessex, England
    7. Has No Children Aethelstan De Wessex b: 875 in Winchester, Wessex

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      Note:
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      ABBR Royalty for Commoners
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      Title: brucedjohnson.ged
      Note:
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      Note:
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      Note:
      Direct Linage1.FTW, ABBR Direct Linage1.FTW.
    12. Abbrev: Sergent.ged
      Title: Sergent.ged
      Note:
      Sergent.ged, ABBR Sergent.ged.
    13. Abbrev: Sergent2.ged
      Title: Sergent2.ged
      Note:
      Sergent2.ged, ABBR Sergent2.ged.
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      Note:
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      Note:
      1853702.ged, ABBR 1853702.ged.
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      Title: JamesTree.FTW
      Note:
      JamesTree.FTW, ABBR JamesTree.FTW.
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      Title: Royalty for Commoners
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      Note:
      Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners (Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 2002;;), Source Medium: Book
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    19. Abbrev: Dent, Michelle
      Title: "My Childrens Tree," supplied by Dent, 22-2-2009.
      Author: compiled by Michelle Dent [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE\,]
      Text: CAUTION: Not all facts within have been documented!
      Please, do not take all of them, as so!
      Documentation is being added continously!!
      Please contact me with any questions!
      chipmunk@bright.net
      Comments, corrections, and additions welcome!
      Repository:
        Name: n/a
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