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Edmund Ilocked

(920/21–946)
  • Ann Williams

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Edmund I (920/21–946), king of England, was the elder son of Edward the Elder (d. 924) and his third wife, Eadgifu (d. in or after 966), daughter of the Kentish ealdorman, Sigehelm (d. 903). Since he was eighteen years old at his succession in 939, he was born in 920 or 921. He had one full brother, ...

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