|Ælfgar II, Ealdorman of Leicester
Ælfgar II, Ealdorman of Leicester
- Died: Before 874, the Battle of Strekingham, Kesteven
- Buried: Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire, England
Compiler's 32/34 x great-grandfather
The Genealogia Fundatoris of Coventry Monastery records that “Algarus secundus” was the son of “Algarus primus” and lived “tempore Bernulfi et Burredi regum Merciorum” (823-874), was killed by the Danes “Ungar et Ubba” at “Kesteven apud Strekingham” and was buried at Croyland abbey.
The name of Alfgar´s wife is not known. 1
1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands, Family of Leofwine Ealdorman of Mercia, later Earls of Mercia.