Ælfthryth of Wessex was born circa872 in England, United Kingdom (Wessex) to Alfred the Great (849-899) and Ealhswith (c852-905) and died 7 June 929 of unspecified causes. Ælfthryth of Wessex (877 – June 7, 929), also known as Elftrudis(Elftrude, Elfrida), was an English princess and a countess consort of Flanders.. She was the last child of Alfred the Great, the Saxon King of England and his wife Ealhswith.She had four or five siblings, including King Edward the Elder and Ethelfleda.. Ælfthryth married Baldwin II (died 918), Count of Flanders. List of biographies from William A Flanders through Ælfthryth Countess of of Wessex Flanders, Countess of Flanders. He was the son of Baldwin I of Flanders and Judith, a daughter of Charles the Bald. Listen to the audio pronunciation of AElfthryth, Countess of Flanders on pronouncekiwi. Ælfthryth of Wessex also known as Elftrudis was an English princess and a countess consort of Flanders. Counts of Flanders Countess of Flanders Flanders 890 – 27 March 965), called the Great, was the first Count of Flanders. Baldwin II, Count of Flanders Baldwin II (c. 865 – September 10, 918), nicknamed Calvus (the Bald) was the second count of Flanders. Although the early rulers, starting with Arnulf I, were sometimes referred to as margraves or marquesses, this alternate title largely fell out of use by the 12th century. Ælfthryth of Wessex (877 – 7 June 929), also known as Elftrudis (Elftrude, Elfrida), was an English princess and a countess consort of Flanders. Sign in to disable ALL ads. Media in category "Ælfthryth of Wessex, Countess of Flanders" The following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total. Ancestors are fromthe United Kingdom, France. She married Baldwin II of Flanders (c865-918) circa896 JL . Arnulf of Flanders (c. 890 – March 28, 965), called the Great, was the third Count of Flanders, who ruled the County of Flanders, an area that is now northwestern Belgium and southwestern Netherlands.. Life. Ælfthryth Countess of Flanders was born on January 01, 0877 (died on June 07, 0929, Ælfthryth Countess of Flanders was 52 years old) . Profiles of our loved ones and ancestors with the Flanders surname at AncientFaces. He was also hereditary abbot of St. Bertin from 892 till his death. Aelfthryth Elfrida "Lady of Mercia" Princess of England WESSEX Countess of Flanders was born in the year 877 in Wessex, Devon, England, daughter of Alfred the Great King of the Anglo-Saxons England and Ealhswyth Or Ethelwith or Alswitha of Mercia And Gaini Queen of England. About. Ælfthryth Countess of Flanders nickname was Elftrudis of Wessex; Elftrude; Elfrida. Notable ancestors includeAlfred the Great (849-899). Baldwin II and Ælfthryth.jpg 600 × 800; 575 KB Life She was the youngest child of Alfred the Great , the Saxon King of England and his wife Ealhswith . Arnulf was the son of count Baldwin II of Flanders and Ælfthryth of Wessex, daughter of Alfred the Great. Thank you for helping build the largest language community on the internet.