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Duncan (Duncan) of Caithness (0871 - 0925)

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Earl Duncan "Dungad, Hereditary Priest Dull" of Caithness formerly Duncan
Born in Caithness, Scotlandmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Caithness, Scotlandmap
21 July 2016
15:35: Sandy Edwards edited the Biography for Duncan (Duncan) of Caithness. (merge cleanup) [Thank Sandy for this]
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Contents

Biography

Name Variations

Name: Duncan Donachadh
Name: Duncan Heredity Priest Dull
Name: Duncan Dungad
Name Prefix: Earl of Caithness
Name Prefix: Jarl of Caithness
Name Prefix: Mormaer of Caithness

Name

Name: Duncan (Dungad) Earl of Caithness (Parents not identified)[1] [2]
Birth: 871 Caithness, Scotland[3][1]
Death: 925 Caithness, Scotland[4]

Marriage

Husband: Duncan Earl Caithness (DUNGAD [Duncan] . Mormaer of Caithness)
Wife: Groa Thorsteindottir (GROA, daughter of [THORSTEIN "the Red" & his wife (Unknown)])
Marriage: 898 Sterlingshire, Caithness, Scotland[5][1]

Children

Reportedly Dungad & his wife had one child: [1]

a) GRELAD . Snore names "Grelad, (a daughter of Earl Dungad of Caithness…[and of] Groa, a daughter of Thorstein Raud") as mother of the five sons of Thorfin ( [6]
[ARNFINN Torfinnsson ; HAVARD Torfinnsson ; LJOT Torfinnsson (-killed in battle) ; HLODVIR Torfinnsson ; SKULI Torfinnsson (-killed in battle]

Sources

[1]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 The Kings of Scotland by the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy
  2. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Groa Thorsteindottir
  3. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Groa Thorsteindottir
  4. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Groa Thorsteindottir
  5. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Groa Thorsteindottir
  6. Snorre, Saga of Olaf Haraldson Part III, 99.

See Also

Acknowledgement

WikiTree profile Caithness-14 created through the import of Bobster_s Tree Aug 2011_2011-10-10_01.ged on Oct 10, 2011 by Robert Eugene Garcia.

  • Source: S125 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: #R1
  • WikiTree profile Duncan-1513 created through the import of Spencer Family Tree 4 2002.GED on Nov 28, 2011 by Chet Spencer.
  • WikiTree profile Donachadh-6 created through the import of Bobster_s Tree Aug 2011_2011-08-28.ged on Aug 29, 2011 by Robert Baldwin.
  • WikiTree profile Donachadh-7 created through the import of Bobster_s Tree Aug 2011_2011-10-10_01.ged on Oct 10, 2011 by Robert Eugene Garcia.
  • This person was created on 21 March 2011 through the import of LJ Pellman Consolidated Family_2011-03-21.ged.
  • This person was created through the import of Williams_AndersForWikiTree.ged on 07 May 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of Sheppard_Duncan_Bickham_Stroud.ged on 01 February 2011.
  • WikiTree profile UNKNOWN-78676 created through the import of FAMILY 6162011.GED on Jun 20, 2011 by Michael Stephenson.
  • This person was created through the import of Holmes.ged on 20 May 2011.
  • WikiTree profile UNKNOWN-95020 created through the import of wikitree.ged on Aug 1, 2011 by Abby Brown.
  • This person was created through the import of Sheppard_Duncan_Bickham_Stroud.ged on 01 February 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of Williams_AndersForWikiTree.ged on 07 May 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of David Rentschler Family Tree_2010-09-30.ged on 01 October 2010.


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Collaboration

On June 17, 2016 at 14:56GMT Sandy Edwards wrote:

Duncan-6960 and Duncan-1513 appear to represent the same person because: same birth and spouse

Thank you for consolidating to 1 profile per person

On September 28, 2014 at 15:56GMT Renee Malloy wrote:

Could it be that both his wives with the exact same name and DOB, DOD are the same?



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