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Bothild (Thorgatsdatter) Thorgunnasdatter (abt. 1061 - 1103)

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Bothild (Bodil) "Queen Consort" Thorgunnasdatter formerly Thorgatsdatter aka Torgesdottir
Born about in Roskilde, Denmarkmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married in Roskilde, Denmarkmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Mount Olives, Jerusalem, Israelmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 May 2011
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Bothilde Thorgautsdottir is the daughter of Thorgaut Ulvson.1 She married Erik I 'the Evergood' Svendsson, King of Denmark, son of Svend II Estrithson, King of Denmark and Gunhilda Sweynsdottir.

Children of Bothilde Thorgautsdottir and Erik I 'the Evergood' Svendsson, King of Denmark

Erik II 'the Memorable' Eriksson, King of Denmark+ d. 18 Sep 1137
Harald Kesia Eriksson, Prince of Denmark d. 1135
Ragnhild Eriksdottir+
Knut Lavard Eriksson, Duke of South Jutland+ b. 1096, d. 1131


Bodil was the daughter of the Danish Earl Thrugot Fagerskind and Thorgunna and the sister of Svend Thrugotsen. Her grandfather, called Galicieulf in the Knytlinga Saga, was famous as a pilgrimager to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Her family is believed to be connected to the viking families in Northumberland in England, and as a queen, she is listed as a benefactor to the bishopric of Durham. Both she and her spouse were descendants of king Sweyn I of Denmark.

Name: Bothild /THORGATSDATTER/ [1][2][3]
Name: Bothild /SVENDSSON/ .
Birth: ABT 1061 Denmark[4]
Death: 1103 Olberg, Jerusalem[5]


Husband: Erik I 'Eiegod' Svendsson]]
Wife: Bothild Thorgatsdatter]]
Child: Knut 'Lavard' Eriksson]]
Marriage:  : BEF 1086[6]


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  • WikiTree profile Thorgatsdatter-3 created through the import of FAMILY 6162011.GED on Jun 20, 2011 by Michael Stephenson.
  • Thanks to Lars Vad for starting this profile.
  • This person was created through the import of McQuery Family Tree.ged on 20 May 2011.

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