|Father:||EDWARD (the Elder, King of West Saxons, 899-924) (b.871 - d.924)|
|Mother:||Wife of Edward the Elder|
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|939||Oct||17yrs||Edmund succeeds his brother Athelstan|
|Edmund, the half-brother of Athelstan, became King of England at the age of 18. His coronation was held on November 29th at Kingson-upon-Thames.|
|944||22yrs||Edmund captures York|
|Edmund I took control of York and the surrounding area. He removed sacred relics from the remains of Whitby Abbey and moved them to Glastonbury Abbey.|
|946||May||24yrs||Eadred becomes King of Wessex|
|Eadred became King of Wessex. He followed his brother Edmund who was murdered. Edmund left two sons, Eadwig and Edgar, who were both too young to rule.|
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