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Name:
Edmund I of England
 Relationship to William De Meschines
Birth:
ABT 922 Wessex, England
Father:
Edward I of England
Mother:
Edgiva
Married:
Ethelfreda of Domerham
Children:
Married:
Aelfgifu
Children:
Edwy of England
Born: ABT 940 Wessex, England
Died: 1 OCT 959
Edgar "the Peaceful" of England
Born: 943 Wessex, England
Died: 8 JUL 975 Wessex, England
Death:
26 MAY 946 England
Remarks:
Edmund I (940-46 AD)

Son of Edward the Elder, succeeded his half-brother, Æthelstan, with whom he had fought at Brunanburh. Combated the Norse Vikings in Northumbria and subdued them in Cumbria and Strathclyde. He entrusted these lands to an ally, Malcolm I of Scotland. Edmund met his death when he was killed at Pucklechurch, in Gloucestershire, by a robber.

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