Person:Æthelred of Wessex (1)

Æthelred I of Wessex
b.abt 0844 - 0847
d.Bet 15 Apr 871 and 22 Apr 871 (bet 15 and 22 Apr 0871)
m. between about 830 and 833
  1. Æthelbald of WessexAbt 835 & 840 - 860
  2. Æthelswith of WessexAbt 838 & 841 - 888
  3. Æthelred I of WessexAbt 844 & 847 - 871
  4. Ælfred "the Great" of Wessex, King of the West Saxons849 - 899
  • HÆthelred I of WessexAbt 844 & 847 - 871
  • WWulfrida _____827 - 870
m. 868
  1. Æthelhelm _____Abt 868 & 870 - 898
  2. Æthelwold of WessexAbt 869 & 871 - 902
  3. Oswald _____
Facts and Events
Name Æthelred I of Wessex
Alt Name Ethelred _____
Gender Male
Birth[3] abt 0844 - 0847 House of Wessex
Marriage 868 to Wulfrida _____
Death[3][4] Bet 15 Apr 871 and 22 Apr 871 (bet 15 and 22 Apr 0871)
Burial[3][4] Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England
Reference Number[1] Q272233?


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Æthelred I (Old English: Æþelræd, sometimes rendered as Ethelred, "noble counsel"; – 871) was King of Wessex from 865 to 871. He was the fourth son of King Æthelwulf of Wessex. He succeeded his brother, Æthelberht (Ethelbert), as King of Wessex and Kent in 865.

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References
  1. Ethelred of Wessex, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Æthelred I, King of Wessex, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 ÆTHELRED ([844/47]-[15/22] Apr 871, bur Wimborne Minster, Dorset), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Earle, John (ed.), and Charles (ed.) Plummer. Two of the Saxon Chronicles Parallel. (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1892)
    pp. 72-73.

    MSS A and E state that he died after Easter, having reigned 5 years, and that his body lies at Wimborne.

  5.   Æthelred 15 (Male), in The Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England.