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Þorgerður Þorsteinsdóttir

Norwegian: Thorgerd Torsteinsdotter
Birthdate: (26)
Birthplace: Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: circa 904 (18-34)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thorstein "the Red" Olafsson and Þuríður Eyvindardóttur
Wife of Dala-Kollur Veðrar-Grímsson and Herjolv Herjólfur Eyvindsson
Mother of Lovseingsmann Höskuldur Dala-Kollsson; Groa Dala-Kollsdatter; Thorkatla Dala-Kollsdatter; Hrut Hrútur Herjólfsson, på Kambsness and Eyvind Herjolvsson
Sister of Ólafur "Feilan" Þorsteinsson; Ólöf Torsteinsdottir; Þórhildur Þorsteinsdóttir; Groa Thorsteinsdottir; Osk Red Þorsteinsdottir and 2 others

Occupation: Rejste til Island med Audur "den dypsindige"., Housewife
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Thorgerd Thorsteinsdotter (Þorgerðr Þorsteinsdóttir)

Þorgerðr Þorsteinsdóttir Tilnavn / fordanskning: Thorgerd Thorsteinsdatter Lokalitet: Vestl. Island Relationer: Datter af Thorstein Rød og Thurid. Gift med Dale-Koll. Deres børn var Høskuld og Gro. Senere gift med Eyvind Ilds søn Herjolf, med hvem hun havde sønnen Rut. Kilder: Landnamabogen 82, 83, S105, S106 Noter:


Landnamabok says:

Chapter XVI. There was a man named Koll, the son of Vedrar (Wether) Grim, the son of Asi a hersir; he had the management of the affairs of Aud, and was most honoured by her. Koll married Thorgerd, daughter of Thorstein the Red. [...]

Chapter XVIII. Koll took to himself the whole of Salmonriver-dale, all unto Hawkdale-river; he was called Koll o' Dales; he had for wife Thorgerd, the daughter of Thorstein the Red; their children were Hoskuld and Groa, whom Veleif the Old had for wife; also Thorkatla, whom Thorgeir the godi had for wife. [...]

Herjolf, the son of Eyvind 'Eld,' was the second husband of Thorgerd, the daughter of Thorstein the Red; their son was Hrut, to whom Hoskuld paid into his mother's inheritance the land of Combeness between Hawkdale-river and that ridge which there runs down from the mountains into the sea.


Landnamabok says:

Aud gave Thorhild, the daughter of Thorstein the Red, in marriage to Eystein 'Meinfret,' the son of Alf, in Osta; their son was Thord, the father of Kolbein, the father of Thord the Skald; also Alf o' Dales, who had for wife Halldis, the daughter of Erp, whose son was Snorri, the father of Thorgils, the son of Halla.