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date: 17 August 2019

Ealdgyth [Aldgyth]locked

(fl. c. 1057–1066)
  • K. L. Maund


Ealdgyth [Aldgyth] (fl.c. 1057–1066), queen of England, consort of Harold II, was the daughter of Ælfgar, earl of Mercia (d. 1062?), and probably of his wife, Ælfgifu; she was sister of Eadwine, earl of Mercia [see under Ælfgar, earl of Mercia (d. 1062?)...

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Oxford Medieval Texts
Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)
John of Worcester, ed. R. R. Darlington & P. McGurk, trans. J. Bray & P. McGurk, 2–3; OMT (1995–) [vol. 1 forthcoming]