Edward the Confessor
He was the King of England, he died on the 5th of January 1066.
He was the King of Norway and he fought in the battle of stanford bridge in 1066, but died by getting shot in the throat.
They were Scandanvians who settled in the south and east of England during the 9th and 10th century.
they were the british army who fought the normans at 1066 in the battle of hastings.
He was English man who became king on the 6th of january and he fight to stay king, against William the Duke of Normandy and Harald Hardrada
William the Duke of Normandy
William was the duke of Normandy and he fought against Harold Godwinson and won.
They were the army who lived in Normandy, Normandy is now france.
Thing that were blessed.
A piece of cloth that had the story of the Battle of Hastings on it, made by the Normans
This was were the battle of hastings took place.
They were the kings special knights that look after the king.
A catapult that they would use during the plague to spread the plague in towns they were attacking
The fight between Harold Godwinson and Harald Hardrada took place, Harold won.
A Book telling the saxons side of the story
A painting that was in the church and it would tell what happened when you went to heaven and what happened hell.
This system was made by William, The king gave some land to the barons and then the barons gave some land to the knights and the knights gave the land to the peasants, and in return the peasants gave the crops and worked the land for the knights, then in return the knights fought in the army for 40 days for the barons.
Its a bible
You had to pay 1/10 of your salery to the church
They fight in the army for the king
Motte and Bailey
Its a type of castle that was created by william the duke of normandy,
Its a village that was in the middle ages that you can visit now a days
a lower class peasant
Hue and cry
when somebody is getting attacked, the person then says the hue and cry, and the person who hears it has to come and help
A court got together once a year to talk about the village
Trial by fire
When you are accused by doing something you have to hold a HOT metal bar and walk 3 metres and then you would bandage it up and then 3 days later you would see if it is healed and that means you are not innocent and if it didn't heal, then u were not innocent.
You would put a person in water and if they drowned that means that god took them and they were innocent, if they rose that means that the evil spirits pushed the person up so they were not innocent.
this is were you fight against a person till death.
were you went on a walk to a holly place and you would get rid of your bad sins
a person who has done something bad would be put in a stock where you can't go and people throw food at you.
This is when you go to go to court
This was one case of the plague and you would get a fever, you would vomit, and you would get buboes and you would become twitchy
This was the other case of the plague where it would be shared by breath and air
A big house where the lord lives
This is a owner of land
It was the local police
They would punish themselves so that god wouldn't punish them