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Ólafur "feilan" Þorsteinsson

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: circa 911 (33-49)
Hvamm, Laxardal, Iceland
Immediate Family:

Son of Thorstein "the Red" Olafsson and Þuríður (Thurid) Eyvindardóttur til Amle
Husband of Álfdís Konálsdóttir
Father of Þórður 'gellir' Ólafsson; Þóra (Thora) Ólafsdóttir; Þórdís Ólafsdóttir; Helga Olafsdotter Olafsdottir; Grani Olafsson and 4 others
Brother of Þórhildur Þorsteinsdóttir; Gróa Þorsteinsdóttir; Osk Þorsteinsdottir; Þorgerður Þorsteinsdóttir; Vigdís Þorsteinsdóttir and 2 others
Half brother of Òluva Torsteinsdóttir and Þorvaldur "Hvíti" (White) Þórðarson

Occupation: Landnámsmaður í Hvammi í Dölum. Var í föruneyti með Auði „djúpúðgu“.
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About Ólafur "feilan" Þorsteinsson

a first settler of Hvamm in the Dales


Han var yngste sønn og kom med sin bestemor Aud til Island, han slo seg senere

ned på gården Hvam ved Hvamsfjord.


Olaf Feilan ("Olaf little wolf, old nors Ylving, old eng Wulfing, irish name Faelan") (c. 890-940) was an Icelandic gothi of the Settlement period. He was the son of Thorstein the Red, jarl of Caithness, and his wife Thurid Eyvindsdottir. After the death of his father Olaf accompanied his grandmother Aud the Deep-minded to Iceland, and settled with her at Hvamm in the Laxardal region. Around 920 Olaf married a woman named Alfdis. Aud died at their wedding feast. The children of Olaf and Alfdis were Thord Gellir, Thora, Helga, Thorunn, and Thordis.

Olaf died around 940. His nephew Olaf the Peacock was named after him.

From Wikipedia


http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=4l83jmr3&id=I1911

About Ólafur "feilan" Þorsteinsson (Icelandic)

Ólafur „feilan“ Þorsteinsson Fæddur (870) Landnámsmaður í Hvammi í Dölum. Var í föruneyti með Auði „djúpúðgu“. Heimildir: Landnáma, Æ.Þing.I.264, Laxdæla saga, Grettis saga, Njáls saga

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Ólafur "feilan" Þorsteinsson's Timeline

870
870
Scotland, United Kingdom
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Age 30
Iceland
911
911
Age 41
Laxardal, Iceland
914
914
Age 41
Hvammi Dala Iceland
930
930
Age 41
Iceland
930
Age 41
Iceland
930
Age 41
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Iceland
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Iceland