Godwin, Earl of Wessex

c. 1001 – 15 April 1053

House: Godwin

Titles: Earl of Wessex, Earl of Herefordshire, Earl of Northumbria, Earl of East Anglia, Earl of Kent

Other details

Death: Died at the age of approximately 52, after collapsing at a royal banquet, possibly from a stroke. Burial place unknown.

Children: Sweyn, Harold II, Tostig, Edith, Gyrth, Leofwine, Wulfnoth

Marriages: Gytha Thorkelsdóttir

Parents: Father: Wulfnoth Cild


Compiled from various 3rd hand sources