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Edmund I, King of England 939-946

Edmund I, King of England 939-946

Male 921 - 946  (25 years)    Has 8 ancestors and 54 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Edmund I  
    Suffix King of England 939-946 
    Born 921  Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 May 946  Pucklechurch, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Glastonbury Abbey, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_I
    • When Athelstan died without immediate successors, his half brother Edmund successfully suppressed rebellions by the Mercian Danes. Edmund I was murdered at a feast in his own hall, at the age of 25 in 946, after only seven years on the throne, and his brother Edred succeeded him. [2]
    Oldest Known Ancestors
    Paternal Line: Egbert b. 784
    Maternal Line: Eguina Aegwina b. Abt 875
    Person ID I2708  Roy~Royes
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2012 

    Father Edward the Elder, King of Wessex 899-924
              b. Abt 870, Wantage, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jul 924, Farndon-on-Dee, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Mother Eguina Aegwina
              b. Abt 875 
    Family ID F1001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edgira
              b. Abt 922, Shaftesbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 944, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years) 
    Children 
     1. Eadwig (Edwy), King of England 955-959
              b. Abt 941, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Oct 959, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)
    +2. Edgar the Peaceable, King of England 959-975
              b. 944, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 Jul 975, Winchester, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2014 02:30:18 
    Family ID F1000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 921 - Wessex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 946 - Pucklechurch, Wessex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Glastonbury Abbey, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S109] Inferred, Bruce Roy.

    2. [S54] Official web site of the British Monarchy, Page28.