Ealdgyth (963-1017)

1. Ealdgyth was born in 0963. She died of Natural causes in 1017. She was buried in Glastonbury Abbey. She married Edmund II Ironside KING OF THE ENGLISH.

 

Æthelstan died in 1014, leaving Edmund as heir. A power-struggle began between Edmund and his father, and in 1015 King Æthelred had two of Edmund's allies, Sigeferth and Morcar, executed. Edmund then took Sigeferth's widow, Ældgyth, from the nunnery where she had been imprisoned and married her in defiance of his father.

 

Edmund II Ironside KING OF THE ENGLISH and Ealdgyth had the following children:

 

Edward KING OF ENGLAND (UNCROWNED) (1016-1057). Edward was born in 1016 in Kiev or Hungary. He married Agatha of Brunswick circa 1035 in London, Middlesex. He died in 1057.

Edmund ( - )