Æthelflæd of Damerham, Queen of England

Shaftesbury Abbey, Dorset

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Æthelflæd of Damerham, Queen of England

Nicknames: "of Dannerham"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dannerham, England
Death: Died in Shaftebury Abbey,,,England
Place of Burial: Shaftesbury Abbey, Dorset
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ælfgar, Ealdorman Of Essex and Unknown Wife
Wife of Edmund I "The Magnificent", King of the English and Æthelstan Rota, Ealdorman of Southern Mercia
Mother of Edgar I "The Peaceful", King of the English
Sister of Ælflæd and NN Brother

Occupation: Queen Consort to England
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About Æthelflæd of Damerham, Queen of England

Joint Ruler Queen Ælfthryth of England

978-84 Regent Dowager Queen

Sources indicated that after her consecration she was considered to been sharing the royal lordship with her husband, King Edgar, who was first succeeded by his son of the first marriage, Edward, then by a brother, and finally by his son by Ælfthryth, Edmund II Ironside (968-78-1016), and was in charge of the government during his minority, and continued to be a dominant force after he came of age.

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ALIAS: the Holy

Title: Saint

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Æthelflæd of Damerham, Queen of England's Timeline

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Dannerham, England
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924
Age 2
Berkhamstead, Suffolk, England
943
August 7, 943
Age 21
Wessex, England
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Age 22
Shaftsbury Abbey, England
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Age 24
Wessex,,,England
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975
Age 53
Shaftebury Abbey,,,England
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Shaftesbury Abbey, Dorset