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Edward [called Edward the Elder]locked

(870s?–924)
  • Sean Miller

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Edward [called Edward the Elder] (870s?–924), king of the Anglo-Saxons, was probably born in the 870s (he was the second child of a marriage of 868, and led troops in battle in 893). He was the son of Alfred, king of the Anglo-Saxons...

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