Biography of Edward "Confessor" King England

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Wessex

Descendants Family Trees:

Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy


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


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.

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

On 05 Jan 1066 Edward "Confessor" King England died

Christening of Edward I

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

Edward "Confessor" King England and Edith Godwinson were married


Father: Aethelred "Unready" II King England

GrandFather: Edgar "Peaceful" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edmund I King England

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

Great Great GrandMother: Eadgifu Kent Queen

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 Great GrandFather: Rollo Normandy Duke Normandy

Great Great GrandMother: Poppa Unknown Duchess Normandy

Great GrandMother: Sprota Unknown

GrandMother: Gunnora Unknown Count Ponthieu

Great GrandFather: Unknown Unknown