Aethelflaed the Fair d. c 964

likeness unknown

Aethelflaed was the first wife of King Edgar, known as ‘The Peaceful’. She was the mother of King Edward the Martyr who was murdered by supporters of King Aethelred the Unready. Very little is known of her life but she is believed to have died around 964.

Family tree for Aethelflaed first wife of King Edgar showing:


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Heather Y Wheeler. (2017 – 2020). Aethelflaed the Fair d. c 964. Available: Last accessed September 7th, 2023