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Halfdan II Milldi Eysteinsson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Vestfold, Norway
Death: Died in Borri, Norway
Place of Burial: Norway
Immediate Family:

Son of Sveidi Heytirsson, Norse King, c. 650 and --- --- ---, Mother of Halvdan Sveidasson
Husband of Mrs. Halfdan Sveidasson
Father of Ivar Halfdansson, Opplendingejarl; Sigurd Halfdansson and Olaf Halfdansson

Occupation: Jarl av Uppland, Markgreve (Margrave) av Frisis
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About Halfdan the Old

Halfdan Sveidasson is mentioned in the Orkney saga:

"Heiti, Gorr’s son, was father of Sveiði the sea-king, the father of Halfdan the old, the father of Ivar the Uplanders’ earl, the father of Eystein the noisy, the father of earl Rognvald the mighty and the wise in council."

(copied from http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/ice/is3/is302.htm)

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old

Other saga personalities who are named Halfdan, and should NOT be confused with this one:

-------------------- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:Halfdan_the_Mild_%281%29 -------------------- http://www.celtic-casimir.com/webtree/3/6487.htm -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old -------------------- Halfdan Sveidasson is mentioned in the Orkney saga:

"Heiti, Gorr’s son, was father of Sveiði the sea-king, the father of Halfdan the old, the father of Ivar the Uplanders’ earl, the father of Eystein the noisy, the father of earl Rognvald the mighty and the wise in council."

(copied from http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/ice/is3/is302.htm)

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old

Other saga personalities who are named Halfdan, and should NOT be confused with this one:

Halfdan Eysteinsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006803712071 Halfdan Hringsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006209764570 -------------------- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:Halfdan_the_Mild_%281%29 -------------------- http://www.celtic-casimir.com/webtree/3/6487.htm -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old -------------------- Halfdan Sveidasson is mentioned in the Orkney saga:

"Heiti, Gorr’s son, was father of Sveiði the sea-king, the father of Halfdan the old, the father of Ivar the Uplanders’ earl, the father of Eystein the noisy, the father of earl Rognvald the mighty and the wise in council."

(copied from http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/ice/is3/is302.htm)

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old

Other saga personalities who are named Halfdan, and should NOT be confused with this one:

Halfdan Eysteinsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006803712071 Halfdan Hringsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006209764570 -------------------- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:Halfdan_the_Mild_%281%29 -------------------- http://www.celtic-casimir.com/webtree/3/6487.htm -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old -------------------- Halfdan Sveidasson is mentioned in the Orkney saga:

"Heiti, Gorr’s son, was father of Sveiði the sea-king, the father of Halfdan the old, the father of Ivar the Uplanders’ earl, the father of Eystein the noisy, the father of earl Rognvald the mighty and the wise in council."

(copied from http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/ice/is3/is302.htm)

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old

Other saga personalities who are named Halfdan, and should NOT be confused with this one:

Halfdan Eysteinsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006803712071 Halfdan Hringsson, http://www.geni.com/profile/index/6000000006209764570 -------------------- http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:Halfdan_the_Mild_%281%29 -------------------- http://www.celtic-casimir.com/webtree/3/6487.htm -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halfdan_the_Old

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Halfdan the Old's Timeline

749
749
of, , Oppland Norway
750
750
Vestfold, Norway
770
770
Age 20
Norway
780
780
Age 30
Oppland, Norway
780
Age 30
Norse discovery and settlement of the Faroes, Orkneys, and Shetlands
810
810
Age 60
Borri, Norway
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Ruler of Opland and Vestfold
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