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Halfdan "Gamle" Sveidasson, “the Aged”

Also Known As: "Halvdan", "Gamli"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Oppland, Norway
Death: Died in Borri, Norway
Place of Burial: Norway
Immediate Family:

Son of Svidri Heytsson and N.N.
Husband of N.N.
Father of Ivar Halfdansson, Opplendingejarl

Occupation: Earl Jarl of Uppland
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About Halfdan "Gamle" Sveidasson

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, Halvdan Eysteinsson «the Meek» den Milde Halfdan Hringsson, Halfdan "the Old" Hringsson, King of Ringerike


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, Halvdan Eysteinsson «the Meek» den Milde Halfdan Hringsson, Halfdan "the Old" Hringsson, King of Ringerike


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, Halvdan Eysteinsson «the Meek» den Milde Halfdan Hringsson, Halfdan "the Old" Hringsson, King of Ringerike -------------------- 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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He rpoduced rulers for other countries. He was a brutal ruler so his son was driven out of Norway.

Om Halfdan "Gamle" Sveidasson (Norsk)

Halvdan den gamle Sveidasson. Opplandsjarl

Halfdan Sveidasson er nevnt i Orknøyene saga: "Heiti, Gorrs sønn, var far til Sveiði sea-king, far til Halvdan gamle, far til Ivar Uplanders' jarl, far til Eystein den støyende, far til Jarl Ragnvald de mektige og vise

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

https://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mytiske_norske_konger

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Halfdan "Gamle" Sveidasson's Timeline

770
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Norway
780
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Oppland, Norway
780
Norse discovery and settlement of the Faroes, Orkneys, and Shetlands
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Norway
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Ruler of Opland and Vestfold
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Oppland
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