Person:Edith Godwinsdóttir (1)

Edith Godwinsdóttir, Queen of England
b.abt 1029
d.19 Dec 1075
Facts and Events
Name Edith Godwinsdóttir, Queen of England
Gender Female
Birth[1] abt 1029 House of Godwin
Marriage 23 Jan 1045 to Edward "the Confessor"
Death[1] 19 Dec 1075


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Edith of Wessex ( 1025 – 18 December 1075) was a Queen of England. Her husband was Edward the Confessor, whom she married on 23 January 1045. Unlike most English queens in the 10th and 11th centuries, she was crowned, The principal source on her life is a work she herself commissioned, the Vita Ædwardi Regis or the Life of King Edward who rests at Westminster, which is inevitably biased.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Edith of Wessex, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   EADGYTH ([1020/22]-Winchester 18 Dec 1075, bur Westminster Abbey), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
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