The family of Edward the Elder King of Wessex & Eadgifu
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  His Parents:   Her Parents:
   Alfred King of Wessex   Sigehelm
Edward The Elder Eadgifu
 Married 920
Bd   Bd  
Bp   Bp  
Dd  17/07/924 Dd  26/08/968
Bur  Winchester Cathedral Bur  Canterbury Cathedral
Occ   Occ   
 Their Children:
   Edmund Bd  
   Eadburga Bd  
   Eadgifu Bd  
   Eadred Bd  



Edward married firstly Ecgwynn - they had three children - Aelfred, Aethelstan and Eadgyth.
Edward married secondly Aelflaed - they had eight/nine children - Edfleda, (Aethelfleda?,) Eadgifu, Aelfweard, Eadwine, Aethelhild, Eadhild, Eadgyth and Aelfgifu

Edward succeeded his father in 899 as Edward "The Elder" King of Wessex and was crowned at Kingston upon Thames on either 31 May or 9 Jun 900.

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