Ælfgar, Earl of Mercia

unknown - c. 1062

House: Leofricides

Titles: Earl of Mercia, Earl of East Anglia

Other details

Death: Died around 1062, before the Battle of Hastings. Burial place is not specified.

Children: At least four, including Burgheard (deceased early 1061), and a daughter married to Gruffydd ap Llywelyn and later to King Harold.

Marriages: Married to Ælgifu, sister of William Malet and possible relative of Ælgifu of Northampton.

Parents: Son of Leofric, Earl of Mercia, and Godgifu (Lady Godiva).


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources