Alfred, King of England
Sex: MIndividual InformationBirth: 849 Wantage, Berkshire, England 1 Christening: Death: October 26, 899 1 Burial: Cause of Death: AFN #:
ParentsFather: Aethelwulf , King of England Mother: Osburh
Spouses and Children1. *Ealhswith (Alswitha) Marriage: 868 1 Status: Children: 1. Edward , I, King of England 2. Aelfthryth (Elftrude)
Alfred the Great, King of England, 871-899 was one of the greatest men in
history. He was crowned king at Winchester; founded the British Navy,
organized the militia, compiled a code of laws, built schools and monasteries,
and invited scholars to live in his court. He was a good scholar and
translated many books.
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1 Ancestral Roots, Frederick Weis, (Seventh Edition 1992,1993 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, Maryland ISBN 0-8063-1207-6). 2.