Margrét Hákonardóttir, countess of Orkney (c.1108 - c.1154) MP

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Nicknames: "Margaret", "Hákonardóttir", "Hakonsdottir", "Haakonsdatter", "Håkonsdatter"
Birthplace: Orkney, Orkney Islands, Scotland
Death: Died in Orkney Islands,Orkney,Scotland
Occupation: Queen on Isle of Man , England
Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
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MARGARET (before [1115]-). Orkneyinga Saga names “Harald…Smooth-Tongue and two daughters…Ingibjorg…Margaret” as the children of Earl Hakon and his mistress Helga[950]. It is unlikely that Margaret was born after [1115] if it is correct that her son was born in 1134. Orkneyinga Saga records that “Margaret Hakon´s-Daughter” married “Earl Maddad of Atholl”[951]. Orkneyinga Saga records that “Erlend the Young” abducted Margaret from Orkney and took her to Shetland, and that her son eventually granted permission for their marriage[952]. m firstly ([1133]) as his second wife, MADDAD [Madach] Earl of Atholl, son of --- (-[1142/52]). m secondly ERLAND "Ungi/the Young" (-killed 1156). (Cawley's Medlands)

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Margrét Hákonardóttir, countess of Orkney's Timeline

1108
1108
Orkney, Orkney Islands, Scotland
1120
1120
Age 12
Orkney Islands, Scotland
1134
1134
Age 26
Scotland
1134
Age 26
Of, , Perthshire, Scotland
1140
1140
Age 32
Caithness, Scotland
1150
1150
Age 42
1154
1154
Age 46
Orkney Islands,Orkney,Scotland
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1st Husband 2ND Wife
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