Claimants to the Throne

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  • Claimants to the 1066 Throne
    • Harold Godwineson
      • Only Englishman
        • He knew the problems and people of the country
      • Earl of Wessex
        • He knew how to control the country
      • Edward's brother in law
        • Has a strong family claim
      • Went behind backs to crown himself king,
      • Edward supposedly asked him to look after the country.
    • Harald Hardraada
      • Has ancestors that were kings.
        • Has control of Denmark and Norway,
      • Edward stole the throne off his ancestors
        • Has control of Denmark and Norway,
      • Untitled
    • William Duke of Normandy


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