Biography of Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex

Timeline

In 1001 Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex was born to Wulfnoth Cild Godwinson.

Before 1020 Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex was created as Earl Wessex.

In 1020 Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex was created 1st Earl Kent (1C 1020).

Before 1021 Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex were married. Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex by marriage Earl Kent (1C 1020), Earl Wessex.

Around 1021 Sweyn Godwinson 1st Earl Hereford was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

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

Around 1026 Edith Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Around 1026 Tostig Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Around 1032 Gyrth Godwinson Earl East Anglia was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Around 1035 Leofwine Godwinson 2nd Earl Kent was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

In 1036 Aelfred "Aetheling" Wessex returned to England where he and his men were met by Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex at Guildford; ostensibly friendly. The following day, however, Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex 's men attacked Aelfred "Aetheling" Wessex men murdering most of them. Aelfred "Aetheling" Wessex was taken to Ely where he was blinded and died shortly thereafter.

Around 1040 Wulfnoth Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

On 15 Apr 1053 Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex died.

Gunhilda Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Alfgar Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Edgiva Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Elgiva Godwinson was born to Godwin Godwinson 1st Earl Kent, Earl Wessex and Gytha Estrigen Countess Kent, Countess Wessex.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Godwinson

Descendants Family Trees:

Wulfnoth Cild Godwinson

Ancestry

Father: Wulfnoth Cild Godwinson