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Edgar Æthelinglocked

(b. 1052?, d. in or after 1125)
  • Nicholas Hooper


Edgar Ætheling (b. 1052?, d. in or after 1125), prince, was the son of Edward Ætheling (d. 1057) and grandson of Edmund II; in 1066 he was the only candidate for the throne who could trace his descent from an English king. Subsequently, he was involved in failed rebellions against ...

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Oxford Medieval Texts
Orderic Vitalis, ed. and trans. M. Chibnall, 6 vols., OMT (1969–80); repr. (1990)
D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)