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Ælfthrythlocked

(d. 929)
  • Elisabeth van Houts

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Ælfthryth (d. 929), princess, was the youngest of three daughters of King Alfred (d. 899) and Queen Ealhswith, daughter of Æthelred Mucel, ealdorman of the 'Gaini'. She also had two brothers. According to her father's biographer Asser, she was educated with her brother ...

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Monumenta Germaniae Historica, Scriptores [in folio]
P. H. Sawyer, , Royal Historical Society Guides and Handbooks (1968)