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Eadwig (Wessex) King of the English (abt. 0940 - 0959)

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Eadwig "All Fair, The Fair, Edwy" King of the English formerly Wessex
Born about in Wessex, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Gloucester, Englandmap
Wessex-360 created 3 Aug 2013 | Last modified
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Categories: House of Wessex.

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Eadwig (Wessex) King of the English is a member of the House of Wessex.
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Eadwig (Wessex) King of the English is a member of royalty, nobility or aristocracy in the British Isles.
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Preceded by
King of the English
23 November 955 – 1 October 959
Succeeded by
Edgar "the Peaceable"

Eadwig (d.01 Oct 959)

Eadwig or Edwy[1][2][3]
All Fair or The Fair[1]
King of the English (955-01 Oct 959)[1]
b. c. 0940/0941 Wessex[4]
d. 01 Oct 959[1]
Burial: Winchester Cathedral[4]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3
    Wikipedia: Eadwig
  2. Ancestral File Number: FLGP-VH. Jun 9, 2011 by Amanda Walker. Ancestral File (R). LDS. (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 Jan 1998. Family History Library Address: 35 N West Temple Street CONT Salt Lake City, UT 84150 USA
  3. O'Bryan Family tree.ged on Sep 6, 2011 by Tim Tropeck.
  4. 4.0 4.1
    User ID: B2F9FE516B67D44CB1D52B250E422F5B9CEA. Tribal Pages 0004.ged on 25 March 2011.

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On 1 Mar 2011 at 15:52 GMT Krissi (Hubbard) Love wrote:

Known as "Edwy the Fair".

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