Æthelgyth of Mercia

Father-Biological*Æthelwulf ~ Earldoman of Mercia d. 903
Family Lines
Boudreau Line

Roy Line
Last Edited=11 Nov 2023
     Æthelgyth of Mercia was the daughter of Æthelwulf ~ Earldoman of Mercia. She was the heiress of Risborough, which later was granted to Æthelfryth by King Edward in 903, as its charter was destroyed by fire.1

Æthelgyth of Mercia married Æthelhelm ~ Earldorman of Wiltshire, son of Æthelred I ~ King of England and Wulfthryth.2


  1. 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.
  2. Barlow, Lundie W. "The Antecedents of Earl Godwine of Wessex", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume CXI (January 1957).