|Ælfgar I, Ealdorman of Leicester
Ælfgar I, Ealdorman of Leicester
- Died: Before 839
- Buried: Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire, England
Compiler's 33/35 x great-grandfather
The Genealogia Fundatoris of Coventry Monastery records that “Algarum…comes Lincoln, dictus…Egga” was the son of “Leofricus comes Leicestriæ, tempore Ethelbaldi regis Merciorum”, lived “tempore Offæ, Kenulfi et Withlafi regum” (757-839), and was buried in 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.