Person:Unknown Alfred (1)

b.perhaps abt 893 to 894
d.perhaps abt 901
Facts and Events
Name[2] Ælfred
Gender Male
Birth[2] perhaps abt 893 to 894
Death[2] perhaps abt 901

Disputed Existence

Ælfred is not mentioned in any early sources, and is first mentioned in the Book of Hyde. Baldwin argues that this suggests that he is probably a mistake there for Ælfweard.

  1.   Alfred (?), in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 ÆLFRED , in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3.   Eadweard (Edward) "the Elder", in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.
  4.   Alfred 28 (Male), in The Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England.

    Son of Edward 2 the Elder, fl. 901; probably an error for Eadred 16