BIOGRAPHY OF EDMUND "IRONSIDE" I KING ENGLAND 1015-1016

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: WESSEX

EVENTS

Before 1016 Edmund "Ironside" I King England was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England and Aelfgifu Northumbria

In 1016 Edward "The Exile" Wessex was born to Edmund "Ironside" I King England and Ealdgyth Unknown

Around 1016 Edmund Wessex was born to Edmund "Ironside" I King England and Ealdgyth Unknown

On 23 Apr 1016 Edmund "Ironside" I King England succeeded I King England: Wessex

After 23 Apr 1016 Edmund "Ironside" I King England was crowned I King England: Wessex by Aelfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop Canterbury. [Coronation of Edmund Ironside]

On 18 Oct 1016 Battle of Assandun was fought between the Danish army of Canute aka Cnut King England (21) and the English army commanded by Edmund "Ironside" I King England who was defeated. Following the battle Edmund "Ironside" I King England was compelled to agree to Canute aka Cnut King England (21) reigning over all Engliand except Wessex, and to mutual succession ie one will succeed whoever dies first.

On 30 Nov 1016 Edmund "Ironside" I King England died

Edmund "Ironside" I King England and Ealdgyth Unknown were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Aethelred "Unready" II King England

GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

1G GrandFather: Edmund I King England

2G GrandFather: Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

3G GrandFather: Alfred "The Great" King England

4G GrandFather: Aethelwulf King Wessex

4G GrandMother: Osburgh Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ealhswith Mercia

4G GrandFather: Aethelred Mucel Mercia Earldorman Gaini

4G GrandMother: Eadburh Mercia

2G GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent

3G GrandFather: Sigehelm Kent

1G GrandMother: Aelfgifu Shaftesbury

GrandMother: Aelfthryth Unknown

Mother: Aelfgifu Northumbria

GrandFather: Thored Northumbria