Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury c902 – 944

 

Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury

 

Father – Unknown
Mother – Wynflaed
Spouse – Edmund I
Children – Eadwig, Edgar

 

 

902 (around)
A daughter, Aelfgifu was born to Wynflaed. Wynflaed had a connection to the convent at Shaftesbury.
939 or 940
Aelfgifu married King Edmund I of England.
941 (during)
A son, Eadwig, was born to Aelfgifu and Edmund.
943 (during)
A son, Edgar, was born to Aelfgifu and Edmund.
944 (18th May)
Aelfgifu died. She was buried at Shaftesbury and made a saint soon afterwards.

 

Published Feb 5, 2018 @ 3:57 pm – Updated – Mar 13, 2018 @ 8:42 pm

 

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Heather Y Wheeler. (2018). Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury c902 – 944. Available: https://www.totallytimelines.com/aelfgifu-of-shaftesbury-c902-944/ Last Accessed August 19th, 2019