Anglo-Saxon and Norman Key Dates

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1050
Earl Godwin exiled after after refusing to obey Edward the Confessor Edward possibly making a deal with William of Normandy about succession
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1051 (a)
Edward makes Godwin Earl of Wessex again
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1051 (b)
Earl Godwin returns to England with an army
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1053
Death of Earl Godwin; Harold Godwinson becomes Earl of Wessex
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1055
Tostig Godwinson made earl of Northumbria
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1062
The Godwin's defeat the Welsh King Gruffudd ap Llwelyn
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1064
Harold's Embassy to Normandy
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1065 (a)
Tostig Exiled
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1065 (b)
Uprising against Earl Tostig
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1066 (a)
Death of Edward the Confessor and Harold becomes King
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1066 (b)
20 September - the Battle of Gate Fulford
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1066 (c)
25 September - The Battle of Stamford Bridge
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1066 (d)
28 September - Normans land at Pevensey Bay
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1066 (e)
14 October - Battle of Hastings
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1065
Uprising against Earl To
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Card 2

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Edward makes Godwin Earl of Wessex again

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1051 (a)

Card 3

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Earl Godwin returns to England with an army

Back

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Card 4

Front

Death of Earl Godwin; Harold Godwinson becomes Earl of Wessex

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Card 5

Front

Tostig Godwinson made earl of Northumbria

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