Athelstan Mannesson
(Abt 0925-)
Alwara Athelstansdottir
(Abt 0955-)


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Leofwine Earl of Mercia

Alwara Athelstansdottir

  • Born: Abt 955, Mercia, England
  • Marriage: Leofwine Earl of Mercia 1402

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Pedigree. 1402
From The Reliquary, Quaterly, Archaeological Journal and Review, p. 29,

Ethelred, commonly called Mycel, or The Great, was Earl of Geynes, whose habitation was Gainsborough, married Eadburga, of the royal line of Mercia
Elswitha married King Alfred
Æthelreda married Æthelred, Duke of Mercia
Elwina married Edulph, Arch. B. of York, ob. 1002
Leofwine, Earl of Mercia married Alwara, daughter of Athestan, Mannesson, a Danish Duke of E. Angles and his wife Alfwena, the great great grand daughter of King Alfred making Leofwine and Alwara second cousins two times removed.
Leofric, Earl of Mercia, ob. 1057 married Godiva, daughter of Thorold of Bokenhales

Alwara married Leofwine Earl of Mercia, son of Edulph of Mercia and Ælfwynn of Mercia.1402 (Leofwine Earl of Mercia was born about 950 and died in 1028/32.)

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