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Edward Ætheling [called Edward the Exile]locked

(d. 1057)
  • M. K. Lawson

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Edward Ætheling [called Edward the Exile] (d. 1057), prince, was the son of Edmund Ironside, king of England (d. 1016), presumably from his union in 1015 with Ealdgyth, widow of the Danelaw thegn Sigeferth. The sources on his life are thoroughly unsatisfactory. The D text of the ...

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