Ealhswyth of the Gainai

Female, #48629, (say 850 - 5 Dec 905)
Birth*say 850 She was born say 850. 
Marriage*868 She married King Alfred the Great, of England at Winchester, Hampshire, England, in 868.1 
Death of Spouse28 Oct 899 Her husband King Alfred the Great, of England died on 28 Oct 899 at England.1 
Death*5 Dec 905 She died at St. Mary's Abbey, Winchester, Dorsetshire, England, on 5 Dec 905.1 
Burial*say 7 Dec 905 Her body was interred say 7 Dec 905 at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire, England.1 
Biography* Smyth says died 902.
Became a nun at widowhood. Reputed as a saint after death.1


King Alfred the Great, of England (849 - 28 Oct 899)
ChartsDiana, Princess of Wales: Culpeper Ancestral Chart
John Culpeper the Merchant: Ancestral Chart
Last Edited8 Feb 2011


  1. Brian C. Tompsett, compiler, e-mail address, Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, 31 Jan 2004.