Biography of Edward "Confessor" King England

Timeline

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

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

Coronation of Edward the Confessor

On 03 Apr 1043 Edward "Confessor" King England was crowned as King England (Wessex) at Winchester Cathedral. .

On 05 Jan 1066 Edward "Confessor" King England died.

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

Christening of Edward I

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

Edward "Confessor" King England and Edith Godwinson were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Wessex

Descendants Family Trees:

Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 4 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Ancestry

Father: Aethelred "Unready" II King England

GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edmund I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alfred "The Great" King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ealhswith Mercia Queen Consort England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent Queen Anglo-Saxons

Great x 3 GrandFather: Sigehelm Kent

Great GrandMother: Aelfgifu Shaftesbury Queen Consort England

GrandMother: Aelfthryth Unknown Queen Consort England

Mother: Emma Normandy Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great GrandFather: William "Longsword" Normandy I Duke Normandy

Great x 2 GrandFather: Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy

Great x 2 GrandMother: Poppa Unknown Duchess Normandy

Great GrandMother: Sprota Unknown

GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu

Great GrandFather: Unknown Unknown