GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 1032 Gyrth Godwinson Earl East Anglia was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex (31) and Gytha Estrigen

Around 1056 Gyrth Godwinson Earl East Anglia (24) was created as Earl East Anglia

On 14 Oct 1066 the Norman army led by William "Conqueror" I King England (38) defeated the English army of Harold II King England (44) at the Battle of Hastings fought at Senlac Hill. Aimery Thouars, Ralph de Gael Gael Earl East Anglia, Eustace Flanders II Count Boulogne, William Fitzosbern 1st Earl Hereford, Geoffrey Châteaudun II Count Mortain, III Count Perche, William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey, Raoul Tosny, Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan (26) , Hugh Grandesmil (34) , Roger "The Great" Montgomery 1st Earl Shrewsbury (possibly), Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall (35) and Odo Mortain Bishop Bayeux, Earl Kent fought for William. Engenulphe Aigle (56) was killed. The brothers Harold II King England (44) , Gyrth Godwinson Earl East Anglia (34) and Leofwine Godwinson 2nd Earl Kent (31) .

ANCESTRY

Father: Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex

GrandFather: Wulfnoth Cild Godwinson

Mother: Gytha Estrigen

GrandFather: Thorgil "Sprakling aka Strut Leg" Estrigen