Biography of Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016

Timeline

Around 966 Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 was born to Edgar "Peaceful" I King England 943-975 (23) and Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England

Before 08 Jul 975 Edgar "Peaceful" I King England 943-975 (32) and Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England were married. Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England by marriage Queen Consort England.

On 08 Jul 975 Edgar "Peaceful" I King England 943-975 (32) died at Winchester, Hampshire. His son Edward "Martyr" I King England 962-978 (13) succeeded as I King England (Wessex)

On 18 Mar 978 Edward "Martyr" I King England 962-978 (16) was murdered at Corfe Castle, Corfe, Dorset when visiting Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (12) and his mother Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England. He was buried in Wareham, Dorset without ceremony. His brother Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (12) succeeded as II King England (Wessex)

Around 985 Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (19) and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England were married. Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England by marriage Queen Consort England.

Around 990 Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (24) and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

In 1002 Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (36) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (17) were married. Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (17) by marriage Queen Consort England.

On 13 Nov 1002 Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (36) ordered during the St Brice's Day Massacre. Its isn't clear how many died.

Around 1003 Edward "Confessor" King England 1003-1066 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (37) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (18) at Islip, Oxfordshire

In 1004 Goda Wessex Count Boulogne 1004-1047 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (38) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (19)

Before 1005 Ecgberht "Aetheling" Wessex 1004-1005 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (38) and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Around 1005 Aelfred "Aetheling" Wessex 1005-1036 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (39) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (20)

In 1006 Eadric "Streona aka Acquisitive" Mercia -1017 instigated the killing of Aelfhelm Northumbria -1006 on behalf of Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (40)

In 1013 Aelfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop Canterbury -1020 was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury by Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (47).

On 23 Apr 1016 Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 (50) died. His son Edmund "Ironside" I King England 1015-1016 (26) succeeded as I King England (Wessex)

On 06 Mar 1052 Emma Normandy Queen Consort England 985-1052 (67) died

Unamed Wessex Abbess Wherwell was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Eadred "Aetheling" Wessex -1012 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England. His sobriquet Aetheling means Prince.

Wulfhilda Wessex was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Aelfgifu Wessex was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Eadgyth or Edith Wessex was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Aethelstan "Aetheling" Wessex -1014 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Eadwig "Aetheling" Wessex -1017 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England. His sobriquet Aetheling means Prince.

Edgar "Aetheling" Wessex -1008 was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England 966-1016 and Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England. His sobriquet Aetheling means Prince.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Wessex

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 3 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Ancestry

Father: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England 943-975

GrandFather: Edmund I King England 921-946

Great GrandFather: Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons 874-924

Great x 2 GrandFather: Alfred "The Great" King England 849-899

Great x 3 GrandFather: Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Great x 3 GrandMother: Osburgh Unknown Queen Consort Wessex

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ealhswith Mercia Queen Consort England -902

Great x 3 GrandFather: Aethelred Mucel Mercia Earldorman Gaini

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eadburh Mercia

Great GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent Queen Anglo-Saxons

Great x 2 GrandFather: Sigehelm Kent -902

GrandMother: Aelfgifu Shaftesbury Queen Consort England

Mother: Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England