NameEalhswith , 34G Grandmother
Death5 Dec 902
BurialNew Minster, Winchester
FatherAethelred Mucel (-895)
Birth849, Wantage, Oxfordshire
Death26 Oct 899, Winchester
BurialHyde Abbey, Winchester, Hampshire
FatherAethelwulf King Of Wessex (~795-858)
MotherOsburh (-<856)
ChildrenEdward The Elder (~874-924)
Notes for Ealhswith
Founded St. Mary’s Abbey, Winchester
Notes for Alfred The Great (Spouse 1)
Reigned from April 23, 871 to October 26, 899.
One of only two English monarchs to be given the epithet “The Great”. Successfully defended his kingdom against the Vikings.
Suffered from an unpleasant illness, possibly Crohn’s disease.

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