Queen Edgiva (of England)1,2

F, #1233338, b. 896, d. 25 August 968
Father*Ealdorman Sigehelm (of Kent) b. c 871, d. a 962
Relationship32nd great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Variation: Eadgifu (of Kent).3
     Queen Edgiva (of England), daughter of Ealdorman Sigehelm (of Kent), was born in 896 in Kent, England.3 Queen Edgiva (of England) was the daughter of Ealdorman Sigehelm (of Kent). Queen Edgiva (of England) married King Edward I 'The Elder' (of England), son of King Alfred 'The Great' (of England) and Queen Ealhswith (Alswitha) (of Mercia), in 919 in Berkshire, England.3 Queen Edgiva (of England) is also reported to have died on 25 August 968.3 She died in 961.1
     She became the mother of Princess Edburh (of England) circa 918.1 Queen Edgiva (of England) became the mother of Princess Edgiva (of England) circa 920.1 Queen Edgiva (of England) became the mother of King Edmund I "the Deed Doer" (?) circa 922.1 Queen Edgiva (of England) became the mother of King Edred (of England) circa 924.1 Edgiva's son King Edred (of England) died on 23 November 955.1 Edgiva's daughter Princess Edburh (of England) died in 960.1


King Edward I 'The Elder' (of England) d. July 924
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Kings of Wessex
Kings of Wessex (Indented)
English Royalty
English Royalty (Indented)
Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited18 Aug 2003


  1. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  2. [S206] Kings of Wessex and England 802-1066, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/wessex.pdf. Hereinafter cited as Kings of Wessex and England.
  3. [S31] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Third Edition (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998). Repository: Winchester Library Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as RFC **** Check RFC4 ****.