Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Ecgwynn

Female - Abt 901


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  • Name Ecgwynn  
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Edgina; Egwynna 
    Died Abt 901 
    Person ID I11241  Dickinson
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2018 

    Family Eadweard of Wessex and Mercia,   b. Abt 872,   d. 17 Jul 924, Farndon-on-Dee, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married ca. 892 
    • Mistress according to The Book of Hyde and Roger of Wendover. West reports that Edgina was exiled to a nunnery upon his marriage to Elflæd. [1]
    Children 
     1. Ælfred,   b. Abt 893,   d. Abt 901  (Age ~ 8 years)  [Birth]
     2. Æthelstan, King of England,   b. ca. 895,   d. 27 Oct 939, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)  [Birth]
     3. Eadgyth,   b. Abt 900,   d. Tamworth Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F2202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S439] Saxons vs. Vikings: Alfred the Great and England in the Dark Ages, Ed West, (New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2017), 107.