King Harthacnut 1018 – 1042

Family tree for Harthacnut son of Cnut the Great and Emma of Normandy showing: parents siblings   King Canute the Great 995 – 1035Emma of Normandy 985 – 1082 KING HARTHACNUT 1018 – 1042 Gunhilda of Germany 1020 – 1038 Short Biography Harthacnut was born in 1018 and died on 8th June 1042. He was … Read more King Harthacnut 1018 – 1042

King Harold I Harefoot 1016 – 1040

Family tree for King Harold Harefoot, son of King Canute the Great, showing: parents siblings partner children Aelfgifu of Northampton c.990 – c.1044King Canute the Great 995 – 1035 Sweyn of Norway 1015 – 1037 KING HAROLD I HAREFOOT 1016 – 1040Aelfgifu details unknown Aelfwine Haroldsson d. c1075 Short Biography Harold was born in 1016 … Read more King Harold I Harefoot 1016 – 1040

King Canute the Great 995 – 1035

  Family tree for King Canute the Great, son of Sweyn Forkbeard showing: parents siblings partners children   King Sweyn Forkbeard 960 – 1014Gunhilda of Wendland d. 1014 Harald II of Denmark 994 – 1018 Gytha of Norway d.1044 Santslaue details unkonwn Thyra d. 1018 1. Aelfgifu of Northampton c.990 – c.1044KING CANUTE THE GREAT … Read more King Canute the Great 995 – 1035

Sigen Styrsdottir fl 1010

  Sigen was the daughter of Styr. Her dates of birth and death are not known. It is likely that her father was descended from Danish Vikings. She was the second wife of Uhtred of Northumbria known as Uhtred the Bold.   Family tree for Sigen showing: parents partner  children  Styr Ulfson of York dates unknownMother … Read more Sigen Styrsdottir fl 1010

Aelfflaed of Bernicia fl 1050

Aelflfaed was the daughter of Ealdred of Bamburgh. Her dates of birth and death are not known. She married Siward of Northumbria and they had two sons, Osbeorn and Waltheof. Family tree for Aelfflaed showing: parents partner children  Ealdred of Bernicia dates unknownMother details unknown Ealdgyth details unknown AELFFLAED OF BERNICIA dates unknownSiward of Northumbria … Read more Aelfflaed of Bernicia fl 1050

Siward of Northumbria d 1055

Siward was Earl of Northumbria. His date of birth is not known but it is known that he died in 1055. It is believed that Siward came to England after Canute conquered the country in 1016. He married Aelflaed, daughter of Ealdred of Bamburgh which further secured his position in Northumbria. He fought against the … Read more Siward of Northumbria d 1055

Gytha Thorkelsdottir 997 – 1067

Gytha Thorkelsdottir was born around 997 and died around 1067. She was the daughter of  Danish chieftan, Thorkel Sprakling. She married Earl Godwin of Wessex and they had eleven children. Earl Godwin rose to become the most powerful nobleman. Her eldest daughter, Edith, married Edward the Confessor. When Edward died in 1066 without an heir … Read more Gytha Thorkelsdottir 997 – 1067

King Sweyn Forkbeard 960 – 1014

Family tree for King Sweyn Forkbeard showing: parents siblings partners children   Harold Bluetooth 935 – 986Gunhilda details unknown Thyra Haraldsdatter d. c 1000 Haakon details unkonwn Gunhilde d. 1002 1. Gunhilda of Wendland d. 1014KING SWEYN FORKBEARD 960 – 10142. Sigrid of Sweden d. c 1000 1. Harald II of Denmark 994 – 1018 … Read more King Sweyn Forkbeard 960 – 1014