Eadgifu 3 (Female) d. in or after 951, queen of the West Franks, consort of Charles 5 III, daughter of Edward 2 the Elder
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Notes: Janet L. Nelson, ‘Eadgifu (d. in or after 951)’, ODNB.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (4)
Eadgyfu (1)
 Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
Eddiua (1)
 GDB  353 (Lincolnshire 18:25)
Ogiua (1)
 WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Ottogeba (1)
 Annals.Flodoard  949 31C
Office (1)
Queen (1)
 GDB  353 (Lincolnshire 18:25)
Personal Relationship (9)
~ Brother (Consanguineal kinship) of Eadgifu 3 (1)
 Ęthelstan 18: of Eadgifu 3: WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Eadgifu 3 Daughter (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Edward 2: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
Eadgifu 3 Great-aunt (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Ęlfthryth 5: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
~ Husband (Affinal kinship) of Eadgifu 3 (1)
 Charles 5: of Eadgifu 3: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
Eadgifu 3 Mother (Consanguineal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Louis 5: WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
~ Sister (Consanguineal kinship) of Eadgifu 3 (1)
 Eadhild 1: of Eadgifu 3: Annals.Flodoard  926 8E
Eadgifu 3 Widow (Affinal kinship) of ~ (1)
 of Charles 5: WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Eadgifu 3 Wife (Affinal kinship) of ~ (2)
 of Charles 5: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
 of Charles 5: Annals.Flodoard  926 8E
Possession (1)
 Property recorded in Domesday Book: 6 carucates in Denton or Wyville, Lincolnshire (in 1066): GDB  353 (Lincolnshire 18:25)
Event (5)
Capture (1)
 Ęthelstan 18.receiving Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5: Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5 sought refuge with King Ęthelstan 18 after Louis 5's father [Charles 5] had been captured in an ambush by the Franks. : WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Dowering/Morning-gifting (1)
 Charles 5.granting a dowry to Eadgifu 3: Louis 5’s father [Charles 5] had given Tusey on the Meuse and other villae pertaining to it to Louis 5’s mother [Eadgifu 3] as a dowry, but Count Roger came to hold them.: Annals.Flodoard  938 20A
Exile (1)
 Ęthelstan 18.receiving Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5: Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5 sought refuge with King Ęthelstan 18 after Louis 5's father [Charles 5] had been captured in an ambush by the Franks. : WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Grant and Gift (1)
 Charles 5.granting a dowry to Eadgifu 3: Louis 5’s father [Charles 5] had given Tusey on the Meuse and other villae pertaining to it to Louis 5’s mother [Eadgifu 3] as a dowry, but Count Roger came to hold them.: Annals.Flodoard  938 20A
Journey (2)
 Eadgifu 3.marriage to Charles 5: Eadgifu 3 was sent to Gaul to marry Charles 5.: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
 Heribert 1.marrying Eadgifu 3: Queen Eadgifu 3, the mother of Louis 5, left Laon, escorted by men of the brothers Heribert and Adalbert to meet with Heribert 1. Heribert 1 received her and then married her, which greatly angered King Louis 5. The king took the abbey of Saint Mary, which she was holding in Laon, and gave it to his wife Gerburga 1. Moreover, he brought the fisc of Attigny under his domination.: Annals.Flodoard  956 33G (951)
Marriage (2)
 Eadgifu 3.marriage to Charles 5: Eadgifu 3 was sent to Gaul to marry Charles 5.: Ęthelweard.Chron  Prol.
 Heribert 1.marrying Eadgifu 3: Queen Eadgifu 3, the mother of Louis 5, left Laon, escorted by men of the brothers Heribert and Adalbert to meet with Heribert 1. Heribert 1 received her and then married her, which greatly angered King Louis 5. The king took the abbey of Saint Mary, which she was holding in Laon, and gave it to his wife Gerburga 1. Moreover, he brought the fisc of Attigny under his domination.: Annals.Flodoard  956 33G (951)
Meeting (1)
 Louis 5.entertaining his mother [Eadgifu 3 at Laon: King Louis 5 withdrew himself from the management of the princeps Hugh 1 and received his mother [Eadgifu 3] at Laon.: Annals.Flodoard   
Residence (1)
 Ęthelstan 18.receiving Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5: Eadgifu 3 and Louis 5 sought refuge with King Ęthelstan 18 after Louis 5's father [Charles 5] had been captured in an ambush by the Franks. : WilliamofJumieges.Gesta Normannorum Ducum  III.4
Seizure of land (1)
 Heribert 1.marrying Eadgifu 3: Queen Eadgifu 3, the mother of Louis 5, left Laon, escorted by men of the brothers Heribert and Adalbert to meet with Heribert 1. Heribert 1 received her and then married her, which greatly angered King Louis 5. The king took the abbey of Saint Mary, which she was holding in Laon, and gave it to his wife Gerburga 1. Moreover, he brought the fisc of Attigny under his domination.: Annals.Flodoard  956 33G (951)