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Christina (fl. 1057–1093), princess and Benedictine nun

Nicholas Hooper

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/5369

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Christina (fl. 1057–1093), princess and Benedictine nun, was the (perhaps younger) daughter of Edward Ætheling (d. 1057), son of Edmund Ironside (d. 1016), and Agatha (d. in or after 1070), a kinswoman of the emperor Heinrich II or Heinrich III. She was born in ...

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Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church ; British History ; Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)

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