BIOGRAPHY OF ÆTHELRED "UNREADY" II KING ENGLAND 966-1016

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: WESSEX

Descent Royal House of Wessex: Son Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

EVENTS

Around 966 Æthelred "Unready" II King England was born to Edgar "Peaceful" I King England (23) and Ælfthryth Unknown

On 18 Mar 978 Æthelred "Unready" II King England (12) succeeded II King England: Wessex

Around 985 Æthelred "Unready" II King England (19) and Ælfgifu Northumbria were married

In 1002 Æthelred "Unready" II King England (36) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England (17) were married

On 13 Nov 1002 Æthelred "Unready" II King England (36) ordered during the St. Brice's Day Massacre. Its isn't clear how many died.

Around 1003 Edward "Confessor" King England was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England (37) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England (18) at Islip

In 1004 Goda Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England (38) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England (19)

Before 1005 Ecgberht "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Around 1005 Ælfred "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England (39) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England (20)

In 1006 Eadric "Streona aka Acquisitive" Mercia instigated the killing of Ælfhelm Northumbria on behalf of Æthelred "Unready" II King England (40)

In 1013 Ælfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop Canterbury was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury by Æthelred "Unready" II King England (47) .

Before 1016 Edmund "Ironside" I King England was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

On 23 Apr 1016 Æthelred "Unready" II King England (50) died

Æthelstan "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Eadred "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Eadwig "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Edgar "Ætheling" Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Eadgyth or Edith Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Ælfgifu Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Wulfhilda Wessex was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

Unamed Wessex Abbess Wherwell was born to Æthelred "Unready" II King England and Ælfgifu Northumbria

ANCESTRY

Father: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

GrandFather: Edmund I King England

1G GrandFather: Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

2G GrandFather: Alfred "The Great" King England

3G GrandFather: Æthelwulf King Wessex

4G GrandFather: Egbert King Wessex

3G GrandMother: Osburgh Unknown

4G GrandFather: Oslac Unknown

2G GrandMother: Ealhswith Mercia

3G GrandFather: Æthelred Mucel Mercia Earldorman Gaini

3G GrandMother: Eadburh Mercia

1G GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent

2G GrandFather: Sigehelm Kent

GrandMother: Ælfgifu Shaftesbury

Mother: Ælfthryth Unknown