Ealdgyth of Mercia

Female Abt 1034 - 1070  (~ 36 years)


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  • Name Ealdgyth of Mercia  
    Born Abt 1034  Kingdom of Mercia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    History birth to death 
    • Her name was also spelt Edith. [6]
    • After the death of Harold, Edith went into exile on the Continent. [6]
    Died 1070  [6
    Full Review Completed 16 Dec 2019 
    Person ID I6913  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2019 

    Father Alfgar, Earl of Mercia,   b. Abt 1002, Kingdom of Mercia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1059  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Elfleda 
    Family ID F5107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gruffydd ap Llewelyn, Prince of North Wales,   b. Abt 1011, Rhuddlan, Flintshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1063, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)  [2, 3, 5, 7
    Married Abt 1058  [3, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. Meredith,   d. 1070
     2. Idwal,   d. 1070
     3. Nest verch Gruffudd
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F5104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harold II Godwinsson, King of England,   b. Abt 1022, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1066  (Age ~ 44 years)  [2, 3, 4, 5, 7
    Married 1064 or Mar 1066  York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Harold,   b. Dec 1066, Chester, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1098  (Age ~ 32 years)
     2. Ulf,   b. Dec 1066, Chester, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1087  (Age ~ 21 years)
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F2914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1034 - Kingdom of Mercia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1064 or Mar 1066 - York, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S2002] ------------- Secondary Sources -------------.

    2. [S1569] Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage web site, (Wellington, New Zealand: http://www.thepeerage.com/index.htm, 2019).

    3. [S1715] Searle, William George. Anglo-Saxon Bishops, Kings and Nobles, (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1899).

    4. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).

    5. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).

    6. [S1682] Weir, Alison. Britain's Royal Families, (London: Vintage Books, 1989).

    7. [S304] Wikipedia.
      Ealdgyth (daughter of Ælfgar, Earl of Mercia)

    8. [S67] Ancestral File, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).



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