Edgar the Ætheling

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Edgar II Ætheling
Edgar the Ætheling.jpg
Edgar, frae an illuminatit tree o the faimily o Edmund Ironside
Keeng o the Inglis (disputit)
Ring15 October – 10 December 1066
CoronationNivir crouned
PredecessorHarold II
SuccessorWilliam I
Bornca 1051
Hungary
Dee'dca 1126 (aged ca 75)
Unkent
HooseHoose o Wessex
FaitherEdward o Ingland
MitherAgatha

Edgar (the) Ætheling (an aa spelt Æþeling, Aetheling, Atheling or Etheling)[1] or Edgar II (c. 1051 – c. 1126) wis the last male member o the ryal hoose o Cerdic o Wessex (see Hoose o Wessex faimily tree).

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  1. The Auld Inglis term Aetheling, in contemporary spellin Æþeling, denotes a man o ryal bluid.