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Edgar "The Peaceable" King of England
(Abt 943-975)
Ælfthryth of Devon Queen Of England
(Abt 947-1002)
Richard I "the Fearless" de Normandy Princeps Nortmannorum
(Abt 933-996)
(Abt 936-1031)
Æthelred II "The Unready" King of England
(Abt 979-1016)
Emma de Normandy
Godgifu Princess of England


Family Links

1. Dreux, Count of the French Vexin

2. Eustace II Comte de Boulogne

Godgifu Princess of England

  • Born: 1004, Wessex, England
  • Marriage (1): Dreux, Count of the French Vexin 141,160
  • Marriage (2): Eustace II Comte de Boulogne 160
  • Died: 1055, England at age 51 160

bullet  General Notes:

~An Analysis of the Domesday Book of the County of Norfolk, "Predigree of Count Eustace," p. 14. Eustace II, Count of Boulogne, who was at the battle of Hastings, son of Eustace I, Count of Boulogne, married as his first wife, Goda, daughter of Ethelred II and sister of Edward the Confessor. 782

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 141
Dreux, Count of the French Vexin. He married Godgifu, sister of King Edward the Confessor, and daughter of Ethelred, King of England, by his second wife, Emma, daughter of Richard I, Duke of Normany. Dreux died in 1035 on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land with Robert I of Normandy. His widow married, as his first wife, Eustace II, Count of Boulgne, and died without issure by her second husband who survived her.

~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, (Sudeley), Vol. XIIA, p. 411

Godgifu married Dreux, Count of the French Vexin 141.,160 (Dreux, Count of the French Vexin died in 1035 in a pilgrimage to the Holy Land 160.)

Godgifu next married Eustace II Comte de Boulogne, son of Eustace I Comte de Boulogne and Maud de Lovaine.160 (Eustace II Comte de Boulogne was born about 1030 and died about 1080.)

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