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date: 18 October 2019

Ealhswithlocked

(d. 902)
  • Marios Costambeys

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Ealhswith (d. 902), consort of Alfred, king of the West Saxons from 871 and of the Anglo-Saxons from 886, was the daughter of Æthelred Mucel, ealdorman of the 'Gaini' (presumably an old tribal group of the Mercians), and his wife, Eadburh, who, according to ...

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P. H. Sawyer, , Royal Historical Society Guides and Handbooks (1968)