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Ragnhild (Hrolfsdottir) More (abt. 0828 - 0892)

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Ragnhild (Hilda) "Jarlessa of Maer, Countess of Maer" More formerly Hrolfsdottir
Born about in Orkney Islands, Scotlandmap
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Daughter of and [mother unknown]
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Islands, Orkney, , Scotlandmap
Hrolfsdottir-2 created 13 Aug 2010 | Last modified
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Relationships between historical figures could have been simplified or even fabricated in the text to give the impression that succession remained within the same family….Precise chronology is also difficult to assess from the Sagas….The conclusion must be that the tight family network described in the Sagas is unlikely to be correct and that the relationships shown below should be treated with considerable caution.

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Ragnhild "Hilda" Hrolfsdottir m. Ragnvald I 'the Wise' Eysteinsson, Earl of More. Issue:

Ivar Ragnvaldsson
Thori 'the Silent' Ragnvaldsson, Jarl of More+1
Rollo Ragnvaldsson, 1st Duc de Normandie+1 b. c 846, d. c 931


Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website. Note

Ganger-Hrólf, identified by saga writers with the Rollo (Hrólfr), ancestor of the Dukes of Normandy, who was said to have been established as Count of Rouen by King Charles the Simple in 931. In addition to Hrólfr/Rollo and Turf-Einar, Rognvald had a third son called Hallad who then inherited the title. However, unable to constrain Danish raids on Orkney, he gave up the earldom and returned to Norway. His father's misgivings notwithstanding, Torf-Einarr succeeded in defeating the Danes and founded a dynasty which retained control of the islands for centuries after his death.

Name: Ragnhild /Rognvaldsdatter/
Title: Countess of More
Name: Ragnhild /HROLFSDATTER
Birth: 848 Maer, Nord-Trondelag, Norway
Name: Hilda Countess /Hrolfsdottir/
ABT 0828, 848 Orkney Islands, Scotland,
ALTERNATE BIRTH: 0857, 828, 820
Name: Ragnhild

Marriage: BET 850 AND 862 at , Maer, Nord Trondelag, Norway to Roguald Ragenvald the Wise Eysteinsson I, 0820 - 0890 Children:

(TURF) Einar Rognvaldsson Abt 0858 - ? Turf Einar Rognvaldsson 852 - 910 )
(Hrollaug Ragnvaldsson ? - ? :Hallad Rognvaldsson 0850 - ? )
(Thori the Silent Ragnvaldsson 0856 - ? :Ivarr Rognvaldsson ABT 0868 - 0870 :Thorer Rognvaldsson Abt 0868 - ? )
Ivar Ragnvaldsson 0868 - ABT 0972
Thorir the Silent Ragnvaldsson ABT 0872 - ?
(Rollo Rognvaldsson of Normandie Abt 0846 - Abt 0931
Robert Rollo Ragnvaldsson ABT 0846 - 890
Rollo Rolf Bygot Wenda Foot the Dane 0854 - 0932 :Rollo the Dane Rognvaldsson ? - BET 927 AND 933
Rollo Hrolf Count of Rouen Bet 850/862 - 0931 [:Rollon Rollo the Dane Rognvaldsson ? - 0927

Hrollager Ragnvaldsson 874 - 896)

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