BIOGRAPHY OF HAROLD II KING ENGLAND 1022-1066

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 1022 Harold II King England was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex (21) and Gytha Estrigen

In 1049 Godwin Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (27) and Edyth Swannesha

In 1049 Edmund Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (27) and Edyth Swannesha

In 1051 Magnus Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (29) and Edyth Swannesha

In 1053 Gytha Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (31) and Edyth Swannesha

In 1055 Gunhild Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (33) and Edyth Swannesha

In 1064 Harold II King England (42) shipwrecked at Ponthieu

In 1064 Harold II King England (42) was captured by Guy Ponthieu Bishop Amiens, I Count Ponthieu at Ponthieu

In 1064 Harold II King England (42) was imprisoned at Beaurain Castle

Around 1066 Harold Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (44) and Ealdgyth Mercia (9)

On Jan 1066 Harold II King England (44) and Ealdgyth Mercia (9) were married

On 06 Jan 1066 Harold II King England (44) was crowned II King England: Wessex

On 25 Sep 1066 Harold II King England (44) , supported by the brothers Edwin Mercia and Morcar Mercia, defeated the Viking army at the Battle of Stamford Bridge at Stamford Bridge. Harald III King Norway and Tostig Godwinson (40) were killed.

On 14 Oct 1066 Harold II King England (44) killed at Senlac Hill during the Battle of Hastings: England

Around Nov 1066 Ulf Godwinson was born to Harold II King England (44) and Ealdgyth Mercia (9)

Harold II King England and Edyth Swannesha were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex

GrandFather: Wulfnoth Cild Godwinson

Mother: Gytha Estrigen

GrandFather: Thorgil "Sprakling aka Strut Leg" Estrigen