Sex: FIndividual InformationBirth: Cir 1010 1 Christening: Death: Burial: Cause of Death: AFN #:
Spouses and Children1. *Leofric, Earl of Mercia Marriage: Status: Children: 1. Elgar (Aelfgar), Earl of Mercia 1057
Sister of Thorold of Buckingham, sheriff of Lincolnshire. Godgifu's ancestry
is uncertain, buty she was evidently of an old, noble family. She is the
"Lady Godiva" of legend.
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1 Ancestral Roots, Frederick Weis, (Seventh Edition 1992,1993 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, Maryland ISBN 0-8063-1207-6). 151.