Gytha Thorkelsdóttir

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Last Edited=30 Oct 2023

Family Lines

  • Boudreau Line
Father-Biological*Jarl Thorkill Sparkalaeg
     Gytha Thorkelsdóttir was the daughter of Jarl Thorkill Sparkalaeg.

Gytha Thorkelsdóttir married Godwine ~ Ealdorman of Wessex and Theign of Sussex, son of Wulfnoth Cild ~ Theign of Sussex, in 1019.1,2

Child of Gytha Thorkelsdóttir and Godwine ~ Ealdorman of Wessex and Theign of Sussex


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