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date: 06 May 2021

Edgar [called Edgar Pacificus]locked

(943/4–975)
  • Ann Williams

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Edgar [called Edgar Pacificus] (943/4–975), king of England, was the younger son of King Edmund (920/21–946) and his first wife, Ælfgifu. His mother, who died in 944, was venerated as a saint at Shaftesbury, a house connected with her mother Wynflæd (...

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