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Edward'the Elder', King of England

Male Abt 871 - 924  (~ 53 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Edward'the Elder', King of England was born Abt 871, Wessex, England (son of Alfred (Ælfred)'the Great', King of Wessex and England and Ealhswith (Elswitha) of the Gaini, Queen consort of England); died 17 Jul 924, Farndon, Northamptonshire, England; was buried , New Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.

    Edward'the married Ecgwynn Abt 893 (Probably a concubine). Ecgwynn was born Bef 878. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Athelstan, King of England was born Abt 895, Wessex, England; died 27 Oct 939; was buried , Malmesbury Abbey, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England.
    2. St. Eadgyth (Edith) of Polesworth was born Bef 911; was buried , Polesworth, Warwickshire, England.

    Edward'the married Ælfflæd, Queen consort of England Abt 899. Ælfflæd (daughter of Athelhelm (Ethelhelm), Ealdorman and Ealhswith) was born Abt 878, Wessex, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Edwin, Prince of England was born Abt 902, Wessex, England; died 933.
    2. Elfleda, Princess of England was born Abt 903, Wessex, England.
    3. Ælfweard, Ætheling, 'King' of Wessex was born Abt 904, Wessex, England; died 02 Aug 924, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
    4. Edgiva (Eadgifu), Queen consort of France, Princess of England was born Abt 904, Wessex, England; died Aft 951.
    5. Ethelhilda, Princess of England was born Abt 906, Wessex, England.
    6. Edhilda (Eadhild), Countess of Paris, Princess of England was born Abt 908, Wessex, England; died 14 Sep 937, France.
    7. Ædgyth (Edith), Empress of Germany, Princess of England was born Abt 910, Wessex, England; died 21 Jan 946; was buried , Domkirche zu Magdeburg St. Mauritius und Katharina (Cathedral of Saints Catherine and Maurice), Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt (Saxony-Anhalt), Germany.
    8. Adiva, Princess of England was born Abt 912, Wessex, England; died 28 Oct.

    Edward'the married Edgiva (Eadgifu), Queen consort of England Abt 919. Edgiva (daughter of Sigehelm, Earl of Kent) was born Abt 896, Kent, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Edmund I'the Elder', King of England was born 921, Wessex, England; died 26 May 946, Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire, England.
    2. Eadburh (Edburga) of Winchester, Princess of England was born Abt 918, Wessex, England; died 960.
    3. Edgiva (Eadgifu), Princess of England was born Abt 920, Wessex, England.
    4. Eadred, King of England was born Abt 924, Wessex, England; died 23 Nov 955, Frome, Somerset, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Alfred (Ælfred)'the Great', King of Wessex and England was born 849, Wantage, Berkshire, England (son of Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, Kent, Cornwall, the West Saxons and the East Saxons and Osburh (Osburga), Queen of the West Saxons); died 26 Oct 899, Winchester, Hampshire, England; was buried , Old Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.

    Alfred married Ealhswith (Elswitha) of the Gaini, Queen consort of England 868, Sutton Courtenay, Berkshire, England. Ealhswith (daughter of Æthelred'the Mickle' Mucil, Ealdorman of Mercia, Ealdorman of the Gaini and Eadburh of Mercia) was born Abt 852, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England; died 5 Dec 902; was buried , New Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Ealhswith (Elswitha) of the Gaini, Queen consort of England was born Abt 852, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England (daughter of Æthelred'the Mickle' Mucil, Ealdorman of Mercia, Ealdorman of the Gaini and Eadburh of Mercia); died 5 Dec 902; was buried , New Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.
    Children:
    1. 1. Edward'the Elder', King of England was born Abt 871, Wessex, England; died 17 Jul 924, Farndon, Northamptonshire, England; was buried , New Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.
    2. Alfthrude (Elfridam ,Elstrude ,Ælfthryth) , of Wessex, Countess of Flanders was born Abt 877, Wessex, England; died Abt 7 Jun 929.
    3. Æthelweard was born Abt 880; died 16 Oct 922.
    4. Athelfraed, Lady of the Mercians, Princess of England was born Abt 869, Wessex, England; died 12 Jun 918, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England; was buried , St. Oswald's Priory, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.
    5. Æthelgifu, Abbess of Shaftesbury


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, Kent, Cornwall, the West Saxons and the East Saxons was born Abt 806, Aachen (Aix la Chapelle), North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (son of Egberht (Egbert), King of the West Saxons and Redburga (Redburh), Queen of the West Saxons); died 13 Jan 858, England; was buried , Old Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.

    Æthelwulf married Osburh (Osburga), Queen of the West Saxons Abt 837. Osburh (daughter of Oslac, Thane (Earl) of Isle of Wight) was born Abt 810, Wessex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Osburh (Osburga), Queen of the West Saxons was born Abt 810, Wessex, England (daughter of Oslac, Thane (Earl) of Isle of Wight).
    Children:
    1. Æthelstan, Prince of Wessex was born Abt 838, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died 850.
    2. Æthelbald'Noble Bold', King of Wessex was born Abt 840, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died 20 Dec 860, Wessex, England; was buried , Sherborne Abbey, Sherborne, Dorset, England.
    3. Æthelberht'Magnificent Noble', King of Wessex was born Abt 842, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died 965; was buried , Sherborne, Dorset, England.
    4. Æthelred I, King of Wessex was born Abt 844, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died Apr 871.
    5. Æthelswith, Queen of Mercia was born Abt 846, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died 888.
    6. 2. Alfred (Ælfred)'the Great', King of Wessex and England was born 849, Wantage, Berkshire, England; died 26 Oct 899, Winchester, Hampshire, England; was buried , Old Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.

  3. 6.  Æthelred'the Mickle' Mucil, Ealdorman of Mercia, Ealdorman of the Gaini was born Abt 823, Mercia, England.

    Æthelred'the — Eadburh of Mercia. Eadburh was born Bef 837, Mercia, England. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Eadburh of Mercia was born Bef 837, Mercia, England.
    Children:
    1. 3. Ealhswith (Elswitha) of the Gaini, Queen consort of England was born Abt 852, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England; died 5 Dec 902; was buried , New Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Egberht (Egbert), King of the West Saxons was born 775, Wessex, England (son of Ealhmund, King of Kent and Unknown); died 4 Feb 836, Wessex, England.

    Egberht — Redburga (Redburh), Queen of the West Saxons. Redburga was born Abt 788, Wessex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Redburga (Redburh), Queen of the West Saxons was born Abt 788, Wessex, England.
    Children:
    1. 4. Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, Kent, Cornwall, the West Saxons and the East Saxons was born Abt 806, Aachen (Aix la Chapelle), North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany; died 13 Jan 858, England; was buried , Old Minster, Winchester, Hampshire, England.
    2. Edith, Princess of Wessex was born Abt 808, Wessex, England.
    3. Athelstan, Prince of Wessex was born Abt 810, Wessex, England.

  3. 10.  Oslac, Thane (Earl) of Isle of Wight was born Abt 780, Wessex, England.
    Children:
    1. 5. Osburh (Osburga), Queen of the West Saxons was born Abt 810, Wessex, England.