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Ælfgifu (Northumbria) Wessex (abt. 0990)

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Ælfgifu "Elgiva, Aelfgifu, Edith" Wessex formerly Northumbria
Born about in Wessex, Englandmap
Wife of — married about (to ) [location unknown]
Died [date unknown] in Mercia, Englandmap
Northumbria-69 created 31 Aug 2012 | Last modified
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AElfgifu (b. 990/5).[1]

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  • Father: AEthelred II the Unready
  • Mother: UNKNOWN -- either 1st or 2nd spouse[2]


m. (1009/16) Uchtred the Bold, Ealdorman of Northumbria.[3][4] Issue: 2.[5]

  • Ealdgyth (b.ante 1016).[6]
m. Maldred, brother of Duncan I of Scotland
  • (dau) ____[7]


Simeon of Durham. Siege of Durham.

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Pedigree: Marriages and issue of Uhtred
Pedigree: Marriages and issue of Uhtred


On 25 Jul 2016 at 07:44 GMT RJ Horace wrote:

I think her surnames are the wrong way round

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