Biography of Edgar "Aetheling" II King England

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Paternal Family Tree: Wessex

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Kings Wessex: Great x 6 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex


Around 1051 Edgar "Aetheling" II King England was born to Edward "The Exile" Wessex and Agatha Unknown at Hungary

On 15 Oct 1066 Edgar "Aetheling" II King England was appointed II King England (Wessex)

Battle of Tinchebray

On 28 Sep 1106 Henry "Beauclearc" I King England defeated his older brother Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy at the Battle of Tinchebray at Tinchebray, Orne
William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey and Robert. Elias La Flèche-De Baugency I Count Maine commanded the reserve.The following fought for Henry:
William "Brito aka Breton" Dalbini
Alan Canhiart IV Duke Brittany
Raoul Tosny
William "Butler" Daubigny
Robert Grandesmil, and
William Normandy I Count Évreux.
Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy was captured and spent the next twenty-eight years in prison; never released.
William Mortain Count Mortain was also captured.He spent the next thirty or more years in prison before becoming a monk.
Edgar "Aetheling" II King England was captured and subsequently released; Henry had married to Edgar's niece Edith aka Matilda Dunkeld Queen Consort England in 1100.
Robert II Bellême 2nd Count Ponthieu escaped.
Robert Stuteville was captured.

Around 1126 Edgar "Aetheling" II King England died


Father: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England

Great GrandFather: Aethelred "Unready" II King England

Great Great GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

Great Great GrandMother: Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England

Great GrandMother: Aelfgifu Northumbria Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandFather: Thored Northumbria

GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

Mother: Agatha Unknown