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Edmund I King of England, [The Elder]

Edmund I King of England, [The Elder]

Male 921 - 946  (25 years)

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  • Name Edmund I King of England 
    Suffix [The Elder] 
    Born 921  Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 May 946  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 21 May 1927 
    Endowed (LDS) 8 Dec 1927 
    Notes 
    • !Colonial and Revolutionary Lineages of America (973 D2ah) Vol. 2 He became Kin on the death of his half-brother, Ethelstan, on 27 Oct 940. Edmund tried to conquer the north of England. At home his civil administration appears to have been marked by efforts to enforce order. His secular laws refer to his efforts to prevent robberies and contain provisions rendering a person quilty of murder responsible for his own act rather than holding his whole family responsible, a clan-law had it. Edmund was slain in battle by a certain Liofa, who was himsel slain by the King's men. After Edmund's death he was hallowed as a saint and miracles were worked at his tomb.
      Md. 2) Ethelfleda, Queen of England.

      Also Known os the "The Magnificent"
    Person ID I4208  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 5 Oct 1999 

    Father Edward I King of England, [The Elder],   b. Abt 871, , Wessex, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 924, Farrington, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Edgiva Queen of England,   b. Abt 896, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 917 
    Sealed P (LDS) 18 May 1933 
    Family ID F2238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elgiva Queen of England,   b. Abt 922, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 944  (Age ~ 22 years) 
    Sealed S (LDS) 9 Jun 1933 
    Children 
    +1. Edgar King of England, [The Peacable],   b. 944, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 975, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     2. Edwy (Eadwig) King of England, [The Fair],   b. Abt 940, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 959  (Age ~ 19 years)
    Family ID F1918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 946 - England Link to Google Earth
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