Edgar the Peacefu

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Edgar
New Minster Charter 966 detail Edgar.jpg
A contemparary portrayal o Keeng Edgar in the New Meenster Charter.
Keeng o the Inglis
Ring 1 October 959 – 8 Julie 975
Predecessor Eadwig
Successor Edward
Born 943/944
Dee'd 8 Julie 975 (aged 31/32)
Winchester, Hampshire
Buirial Glastonbury Aibey
Spouse Æthelflæd[1]
Wulfthryth[1]
Ælfthryth
Issue Edward, Keeng o Ingland
Eadgyth[1]
Edmund[2]
Æthelred, Keeng o Ingland
Hoose Hoose o Wessex
Faither Edmund, Keeng o Ingland
Mither Ælfgifu o Shaftesbury
Releegion Roman Catholic

Edgar I (Auld Inglis: Ēadgār; c. 943 – 8 Julie 975), kent as Edgar the Peacefu or the Peaceable, wis Keeng o Ingland frae 959 tae 975.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Pauline Stafford, Queen Emma & Queen Edith, Blackwell 2001, pp. 324-325
  2. Stafford, op. cit., p. 91