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My Godiva descent: Godgifu "Lady Godiva" Mercia 980-1067 29th great-grandmother Ælfgar (Alfgar) Mercia Earl of Mercia, Earl of East Anglia 1002-1062 Son of Godgifu "Lady Godiva" Mercia Ealdgyth Mercia Queen consort of Wales and later the English 1041-1070 Daughter of Ælfgar (Alfgar) Mercia Earl of Mercia, Earl of East Anglia Nest II ferch Gruffudd 1056-1153 Daughter of Ealdgyth Mercia Queen consort of Wales and later the English Nesta "Agnes" Osbern aka FerchOsbern, FitzOsbern, le Scrope 1075-1121 Daughter of Nest II ferch Gruffudd Sybil (Sibyl) Neufmarché 1093-1143 Daughter of Nesta "Agnes" Osbern aka FerchOsbern, FitzOsbern, le Scrope Lucy FitzMiles 1136-1220 Daughter of Sybil (Sibyl) Neufmarché Piers FitzHerbert Lord of Blaenllynfi, Wales 1184-1235 Son of Lucy FitzMiles Lucy FitzPiers 1204-1266 Daughter of Piers FitzHerbert Lord of Blaenllynfi, Wales (Sir) William deRos 1245-1310 Son of Lucy FitzPiers Lucy "Lucia" deRos 1280-1332 Daughter of (Sir) William deRos Eustacia Plumpton 1302-1354 Daughter of Lucy "Lucia" deRos Margaret Middleton 1345- Daughter of Eustacia Plumpton John Vavasour 1380- Son of Margaret Middleton Joan Vavasour 1430-1470 Daughter of John Vavasour Joan Hutton 1454-1495 Daughter of Joan Vavasour Anne Rokeby 1475-1535 Daughter of Joan Hutton Thomas Layton 1507-1535 Son of Anne Rokeby Thomas Layton 1525-1583 Son of Thomas Layton Charles Layton 1567-1618 Son of Thomas Layton (Sir) Thomas Layton 1597-1651 Son of Charles Layton Catherine Layton 1618-1686 Daughter of (Sir) Thomas Layton Layton (Laton) Eden Vicar of Hartburn 1654-1735 Son of Catherine Layton Jane Eden 1710-1798 Daughter of Layton (Laton) Eden Vicar of Hartburn Margaret Harle 1734-1818 Daughter of Jane Eden George Eden Meggison 1756-1815 Son of Margaret Harle Thomas Meggison 1803-1883 Son of George Eden Meggison Thomas Cuthbert Meggison 1847-1924 Son of Thomas Meggison Thomas Bernard Meggison 1877-1965 Son of Thomas Cuthbert Meggison Ernest Joseph Meggison 1914-1995 Son of Thomas Bernard Meggison Thomas Frederick Meggison 1944- Son of Ernest Joseph Meggison Michael Thomas Meggison
Toggle Commented Mar 15, 2021 on Godiva Descents at The Slovak Yankee
You have additional Italian ancestry from the Ivrea descendants of the Holy Roman emperor
I met Peter Asher of Peter & Gordon who sang the 60s hit Lady Godiva. I told him I was a descendant of her, and he said many people through the years told him that they descend from Godiva.
Toggle Commented Feb 2, 2021 on Godiva Descents at The Slovak Yankee
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Interesting. I am also a descendant of Alexander III of Scotland, of which very few people are a descendant, through an illegitimate line
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