Huntingdonshire
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The Normans and on 1066-1154

Note: All entries in this colour cover other areas as well as Huntingdonshire and can be regarded as general historic information.

Period

Dates

Events

The Normans and on
1066-1154

5 Jan 1066 A.D.

Edward the Confessor' s reign of England ends.

 

6 Jan 1066 A.D.

Harold II Godwinson becomes King of England.

 

25 Sep 1066 A.D.

Battle of Stamford Bridge.

 

14 Oct 1066 A.D.

Battle of Hastings. Harold II of England killed in battle.

 

Dec 1066 A.D.

England surrenders to the Normans.

 

25 Dec 1066 A.D.

William I the Conqueror becomes King of England.

 

1087

King William ordered details of the populace, lands and holdings throughout the land to be collected together, these form what we now know as the Domesday Book; fire sweeps through London after two years of plague.

 

9 Sep 1087

William the Conqueror's reign of England ends.

 

26 Sep 1087

William II Rufus becomes King of England.

 

2 Aug 1100

William II killed in hunting accident.

 

5 Aug 1100

Henry I becomes King of England.

 

1 Dec 1135

Henry I's reign of England ends.

 

22 Dec 1135

Stephen becomes King of England.

 


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