LifeFamilyEvents
Saint Edward,
Edward the Confessor
House of WessexExile  (1013, 1016).
c. 1003/5 – 1066F: Æthelred the Unready
M: Emma of Normandy
Takes his mother’s properties (1043).
King of England
(1042-1066)
Edith of Wessex (1045)Dismisses his wife Edith as he outlaws
her entire family (1051).
Canonized by 1161.None.Vita Ædwardi regis (c. 1067)

Sources: Britannica, Oxford DNB, Westminster Abbey, National Archives,