Redburga, wife of King Egbert

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Redburga was the wife of King Egbert of Wessex. She is alleged to have been the daughter of King Charlemagne of France though some sources indicate this is just a legend. Very little is known of her life. She is reputed to be the mother of Aethelwulf who succeeded as King of Wessex after the death of Egbert. 

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Heather Y Wheeler. (2020). Redburga, wife of King Egbert. Available: Last accessed September 7th, 2023