BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD "CONFESSOR" KING ENGLAND 1003-1066

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: WESSEX

Descent Royal House of Wessex: Son Aethelred "Unready" II King England

EVENTS

Around 1003 Edward "Confessor" King England was born to Aethelred "Unready" II King England (37) and Emma Normandy Queen Consort England (18) at Islip

On 08 Jun 1042 Edward "Confessor" King England (39) succeeded as King England: Wessex

On 03 Apr 1043 Edward "Confessor" King England (40) was crowned as King England: Wessex at Winchester Cathedral. [Coronation of Edward the Confessor]

On 05 Jan 1066 Edward "Confessor" King England (63) died

After 05 Jan 1066 Edward "Confessor" King England was buried at Westminster Abbey

On 22 Jun 1239 Edward "Longshanks" I King England was christened at Westminster Abbey during the Christening of Edward I with Humphrey Bohun 2nd Earl Hereford, 1st Earl Essex (35) as godfather. He was named after Edward "Confessor" King England

Edward "Confessor" King England and Edith Godwinson were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Aethelred "Unready" II King England

GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

1G GrandFather: Edmund I King England

2G GrandFather: Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

3G GrandFather: Alfred "The Great" King England

4G GrandFather: Aethelwulf King Wessex

4G GrandMother: Osburgh Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ealhswith Mercia

4G GrandFather: Aethelred Mucel Mercia Earldorman Gaini

4G GrandMother: Eadburh Mercia

2G GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent

3G GrandFather: Sigehelm Kent

1G GrandMother: Aelfgifu Shaftesbury

GrandMother: Aelfthryth Unknown

Mother: Emma Normandy Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

1G GrandFather: William "Longsword" Normandy I Duke Normandy

2G GrandFather: Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy

2G GrandMother: Poppa Unknown

1G GrandMother: Sprota Unknown

GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown

1G GrandFather: Unknown Unknown