Saxon princess in East Anglia.
She built a monastery on the West bank of the River Ouse where she ruled as abbess until she died of plague.
Her specialist subject is the cure of sore throats, and a blessing to mark the subject is held every year at the church named after her in Ely Place, London.
Article last updated on 10 May 2009
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ETHELEDRA: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 10 May. 2009. Web. 28 July 2014.