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date: 23 October 2019

Eadred [Edred]locked

(d. 955)
  • Ann Williams

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Eadred [Edred] (d. 955), king of England, was the younger son of Edward the Elder (d. 924) and his third wife, Eadgifu (d. in or after 966). Eadred succeeded his elder brother, Edmund, who was murdered on 26 May 946. He was consecrated at ...

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