Aethelred I of England, King of England, son of Aethelwulf of Wessex, King of England 839-856 and Osburga of the Isle of Wight.
Born between 840 and 843, died Apr 23, 871 at Basing/Merton, buried 871 at Sherborne Abbey, Wimborne, Dorset, England. Occupation: between 866 and 871 at King of England, Saint Aethelred;
According to Brian Tompsett, UK genealogist
"The vikings launced a full scale invasion of England. He died after his
victory at Ashdown leaving his brother to fight on. Some say buried at
Sherborne Abbey. He was reputed as a Saint after his death."
Married ± 868 to:
Born between 835 and 845, died after 868
1. Aethelhelm of Wiltshire, Ealdorman of Wiltshire
Born ± 859, died 898 at England, approximately 39 years. Occupations: at Ealdorman of Wiltshire, England; , at Ealdorman of Wiltshire;
2. Aethelwald of York, King of York
Born ± 868. Occupation: at King of York;
3. Elgiva Saxe-Wessex
Born between 860 and 865 at Wessex, England