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King Alfred, King of Wessex[1, 2]

Male 849 - 899  (50 years)


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  • Name Alfred  
    Prefix King 
    Suffix King of Wessex 
    Born 849  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Oct 899  [3, 4
    Person ID I1962  Schuerman-Wood-Worden
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2014 

    Father King Aethelwulf, King of Wessex,   d. 858 
    Mother Osburga 
    _STAT MARRIED 
    Family ID F849  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ealhswith,   d. 902/903 
    _STAT MARRIED 
    Children 
     1. Aethelfleda,   d. 918
     2. King Edward,   b. 875,   d. 17 Jul 924  (Age 49 years)
     3. Elfrida,   d. 7 Jun 929
    Last Modified 22 May 2017 21:59:30 
    Family ID F848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The Great." Oxford Companion to British History, p. 19-20: King of Wessex 871-99. Savior of England from the Vikings, architect of a united England. Provided a law code, translated a number of Latin works.

  • Sources 
    1. [S178] Anglo Saxon Chronicle, (Routlage, 1998), Years 853, 855, 867, 868, 871, 875-8, 882, 883, 885-97, 901, 940, 941.

    2. [S102] Henry Project (website), Baldwin, Stewart , (sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/henry.htm).

    3. [S103] Oxford Companion to British History, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997), p. 19.

    4. [S135] Ancestral Roots of American Colonists, Weis, F. L., (8th ed., Baltimore: Gen. Pub. Co., 2004), line 1:14.