Person Page 22257
|Father||**Edmund II Ironside AngloSaxon King of England b. circa 989, d. 30 November 1016|
|Mother||**Ealgyth of Mercia2 b. circa 990, d. after November 1016|
|Name Variation||Edward The Exile was also found as Edward "Atheling" Prince of England.1 Aetheling is an Old
English term used in Anglo-Saxon England to designate princes of the
royal dynasty who were eligible for the kingship.
|Birth||circa 1016||Edward was born circa 1016.3,4,5
|Marriage||circa 1053||Edward The Exile married Agatha of Germany, daughter of Ludwig von Braunschwig and Gertrude von Egisheim, circa 1053.6,2,7,5
|1057||After the Danish conquest in 1016, the surviving
English æthelings were in exile on the continent. Alfred and
Edward the Confessor, sons of Æthelred, stayed in Normandy,
Alfred returned to England and his death in 1036 and Edward returned to
joint kingship of England in 1041. Edward
the Exile and Edmund, sons of Edmund Ironside, travelled much more
widely until Edward and his son Edgar returned home in August of 1057.8
|Death||1057|| Edward died in 1057 at London, England of natural causes and is buried at St. Paul's Cathedral in London, England.3,4,9,5
Tho' there is some speculation that he was murdered.
He had many enemies.....those that were lusting after the throne.
|Read this: The Lost King of England:
the east european adventures of Edward the Exile. Woodbridge, Suffolk,
England : The Bordell Press, 1989, UCB Main DA154.9 E38 R66 1989.
|Family||Agatha of Germany||b. circa 1027|
|Children||1.||**Edgar the Atheling ,King of England+ b. c 1053, d. c 1125|
|2.||**Margaret Atheling Princess of England+ b. c 1054, d. 16 Nov 1093|
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