Gyrth Godwinson of East Anglia 1032 – 1066

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Gyrth Godwinson was born around 1032 and died during the Battle of Hastings 14th October 1066. He was the fourth son of Earl Godwin of Wessex and the brother of King Harold II. He was created Earl of East Anglia.  

Family tree for Gyrth brother of Harold II who was died at the Battle of Hastings showing:


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Heather Y Wheeler. (2017 – 2020). Gyrth Godwinson of East Anglia 1032 – 1066. Available: Last accessed May 2nd, 2024