Saint Edith of Tamworth

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Sister of King Athelstan. Married the viking king Sihtric of Northumbria at York in 925. Widowed in 926. Benedictine nun at Polesworth, Warwickshire, England. Abbess of Polesworth.

Died

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Edith of Tamworth”. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 November 2012. Web. 19 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-edith-of-tamworth/>