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"Windows Into Our Past The Longhunters, Volume 3", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith 2001.

Thorold, Sheriff of Lincoln

Thorold, Sheriff of Lincoln , b. ca. 955, Mercia, England.  Thorold, Sheriff of Lincoln had:

Godiva Countess of Mercia

Godiva Countess of Mercia , daughter of Thorold, Sheriff of Lincoln , b. ca. 980, Mercia, England; d. 10 Sep 1067; bur. Coventry, Warwickshire, England; m. 1030 to Leofric III Earl of Mercia , son of Earl Leofwine & Countess Alwara of Mercia , b. 14 May 986, Mercia, England; d. 31 Aug 1057, Bromley, Stafford, England.  Earl Leofric & Countess Godiva (of Mercia) of Mercia III  had:

         Alfgar III Earl of Mercia , b. ca. 1002, Mercia , England ; d. 1059, Mercia , England ; bur. Coventry , Warwickshire , England .
        
Hereward of Mercia , b. ca. 1004, Mercia , England .

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