Eadgyth of Wessex Family Tree (910-946)

Eadgyth of Wessex Family Tree


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Short Biography

Eadgyth, sometimes referred to as Edith, was born in 911, the daughter of King Edward the Elder by his second wife, Aelfflaed of Mercia. During the reign of her half-brother, Aethelstan, in 930, she married Otto I of Saxony as part of a treaty of mutual support. The couple had two children. 

Eadgyth died on 26th January 946 aged 35 years. She is buried in Magdeburg Cathedral.


Published Feb 12, 2017 @ 4:36 pm – Updated – Feb 5, 2024 @ 1:18 pm


Harvard Reference for Eadgyth of Wessex Family Tree

Heather Y Wheeler. (2017 – 2024). Eadgyth of Wessex 910 – 946. Available: https://www.treesofblue.com/eadgyth-of-wessex-910-946. Last accessed February 23rd, 2024