Biography of Morcar Mercia
On Oct 1065 Morcar Mercia was appointed as Ealdorman Northumbria.
Battle of Fulford
On 20 Sep 1066 Harald III King Norway, with Tostig Godwinson, defeated the brothers Edwin Mercia and Morcar Mercia at the Battle of Fulford at Fulford.
Battle of Stamford Bridge
On 25 Sep 1066 Harold II King England, 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 were killed.
After 1087 Morcar Mercia died.
Morcar Mercia was born to Aelfgar Mercia Earl East Anglia.
Paternal Family Tree: Mercia
Descendants Family Trees:
Father: Aelfgar Mercia Earl East Anglia
GrandFather: Loefric Mercia
Great GrandFather: Leofwine Mercia
GrandMother: Godiva Unknown