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Female Edith of Wessex Click to view Edith of Wessex in the family tree

Edith of was born in 1020 in England.  Edith of's father was Godwin Wulfnothson and her mother was Gytha Thorgilsdottir.  Her paternal grandfather was Wulfnoth Cild; her maternal grandfather was Thorgils Styrbjornsson. She had eleven brothers and three sisters, named Swein or, Harold, Herbert, Morcar, Waltheow, Wulfnoth, Edwin, Leofwine, Gwrth or, Alfgar, Tostig, Gunhilda, Gytha and Elgiva.  She died at the age of 55 in 1075.


Edith of's family with Edward "The Confessor" of England

‚ÄĆEdith of and Edward "The Confessor" of were married in a religious ceremony about 1045.

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