Edgyth of Mercia 995 – 1022

Edgyth of Mercia likeness unknown

Edgyth was born in 995 and died in 1022 (exact dates are not known). She was the daughter of King Aethelred the Unready by his first wife Aelfgifu of York. Her brother Edmund became King after her father’s death. She married Eadric Streona, Ealdorman of Mercia and they had a child but no details are known.

 Family tree for Edgyth, daughter of King Aethelred the Unready showing:


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Heather Y Wheeler. (2017 – 2020). Edgyth of Mercia 995 – 1022. Available: https://www.treesofblue.com/edgyth-of-mercia-995-1022. Last accessed November 22nd, 2023