England, King of England Edmund I "The Magnificent" King of

England, King of England Edmund I "The Magnificent" King of

Male 921 - 946  (25 years)

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  • Name England, Edmund I "The Magnificent" King of  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Title King of England 
    Born 920/21  Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 May 946  Pucklechurch, Glastonbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Age: 24
    Person ID I5853  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 

    Father England, Edward "The Elder" King of,   b. Between 871 and 875,   d. Jul 924  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother England, Edgiva Queen of,   d. 25 Aug 968 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 919  Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Family ID F2954  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family of England, Saint Ælfgifu (Elgiva) Princess,   b. Abt 922, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 944, Shaflebury Abbey, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years) 
    Children 
     1. Fair", King of England Edwy "The,   b. Abt 940, Wessex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 959  (Age ~ 19 years)  [natural]
     2. England, Edgar "The Peaceful" King of,   b. 920/21,   d. 946  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F1977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 920/21 - Wessex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 946 - Pucklechurch, Glastonbury, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 


    • Biographical Text:
      Son of Edward the Elder, succeeded his half-brother, Æthelstan, with whom he had fought at Brunanburh. Combated the Norse Vikings in Northumbria and subdued them in Cumbria and Strathclyde. He entrusted these lands to an ally, Malcolm I of Scotland. Edmund met his death when he was killed at Pucklechurch, in Gloucestershire, by a robber.

  • Sources 
    1. [S327] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Ancestral File (TM).

    2. [S971] Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000-2015, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
      Record for Edmund King of England

    3. [S1027] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists who Came to America Before 1700; Eigth Edidition, Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard, William Ryland Beall, Kaleen E. Beall, (Name: Genealogical Publishing Company; Date: 2004;).

    4. [S271] Pedigree Resource File CD 4, (Name: (Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 1999);), (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:SY57-SKH : accessed 2016-11-27), entry for Edmund I King /de England/.

    5. [S327] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Ancestral File (TM).
      Date of Import: Feb 3, 2000