Harold II Godwinsson, King of England (1066-1066)

Male Abt 1022 - 1066  (~ 44 years)


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  • Born Abt 1022  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    History On 5 January 1066, he was crowned the King of England  [2
    Died 14 Oct 1066  [1, 2
    Cause: killed at the Battle of Hastings 
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I3528  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2019 

    Father Godwine, Ealdorman of Wessex,   d. 15 Apr 1053, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Gytha 
    Married 1019 - 1020  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ealdgyth "Swanneshals" 
    Married Type: They were not married 
    Children 
     1. Gytha of Wessex, Princess of England  [Natural]
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ealdgyth of Mercia,   b. Abt 1034, Kingdom of Mercia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1086  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Y  [2
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1022 - England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S309] Fraser, Antonia. The Lives of the Kings & Queens of England, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975).

    2. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002).



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