|Life||Saint Edward, Edward the Confessor (c. 1003/5 – 1066).|
King of England (1042-1066).
Canonized by 1161.
|Family||House of Wessex.|
Father is Æthelred the Unready.
Mother is Emma of Normandy.
Married to Edith of Wessex (1045).
Takes his mother’s properties (1043).
Exile (1013, 1016).
Dismisses his wife Edith as he outlaws her entire family (1051).
Vita Ædwardi regis (c. 1067).