Women / Persons ~ P23619


Alternate Names:
  • Alchflaed
Gender: Female
Life Dates: ca. 635 CE - 714 CE
  • Anglo-Saxon
  • Daughter of notable man
  • Model of faith, piety
  • Royalty
  • Ruler
  • Wife of notable man
Note: daughter of King Oswiu of Northumbria; m. Peada of Mercia and he converted to Christianity in order to marry her; sometimes implicated in Peada's assassination, but the biographer argues that Alfleda's "irreproachable life renders such a deed improbable"
persons with degrees of separation from Alfleda