Burgheard of Mercia d. c 1058

Burgheard of Mercia likeness unknown

Burgheard was the son of Aelfgar of Mercia and his wife Aelfgifu. Very little is known of his life. It is believed that he went on a pilgrimage to Rome and died on the return journey

Family tree for Burgheard, son of Aelfgar showing:


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Heather Y Wheeler. (2020). Burgheard of Mercia d. c 1058. Available: https://www.treesofblue.com/burgheard-of-mercia-d-c-1058. Last accessed July 21st, 2024