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Edith of Wessex
Birth: 910, England
Death: Jan. 26, 946, Germany

English and German Royalty. Born Eadgyth, the daughter of Eadward I, King of Wessex and Queen Aelflaed. Sometime between 925 and 930 she married Otto I von Sachson, Holy Roman Emperor, who was considered by many historians to be the founder of the Holy Roman Empire. The couple had at least four surviving children including their youngest who would become Otto II. She died young, and was buried at the Cathedral in Magdeburg, Germany. (bio by: Iola) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
   Edward I (____ - 924)
 
 Spouse:
   Otto I The Great (912 - 973)
 
 Siblings:
  Eadgifu of Wessex*
   Aethelstan (895 - 939)*
   Aelfweard of Wessex (904 - 924)*
   Edith of Wessex (910 - 946)
   Eadmund I "the Elder" (921 - 946)*
   Eadred (923 - 955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cathedral of Saints Maurice and Katharina
Magdeburg
Magdeburger Stadtkreis
Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
 
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Originally Created by: Lutetia
Record added: Jul 22, 2004
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