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Kolr (Kalison) Kalisson, of Agder

Birthplace: Agder, Norge
Death: Died in Agder
Immediate Family:

Son of Kali Sæbjørnson and ukjent
Husband of Gunhild Erlendsdóttir and Gunhild Erlendsson
Father of Saint Ragnvald III, jarl of Orkney; Rögnvaldr "Kali" (the Holy) Kollson, Orknøyjarl and Ingerid Ragnvaldsdotter Kollsdotter Orkneys

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About Kolr (Kalison) Kalisson, of Agder

ERLEND Thorfinnsson (-in prison Trondheim [Nidaros] 1098, bur Trondheim).


Erlend & his wife had four children: (Cawley's Medlands)

a) ERLING (-[Ulster [May] 1103]).

b) St MAGNUS Erlendsson (-murdered Egilsay 16 Apr [1117], bur Christchurch at Birsay, transferred to Kirkwall Cathedral).

c) GUNHILD. Orkneyinga Saga names “Gunnhild and Cecilia” as the two daughters of “Earl Erlend Thorfinnson” and his wife “Thora, the daughter of Sumarlidi Ospaksson”[913]. Orkneyinga Saga records that Magnus "Barelegs" King of Norway “gave Earl Erlend´s daughter Gunnhild in marriage to Kol, son of Kali Sæbjarnarson, in compensation for the death of his father”, adding that her dowry was “some property in Orkney including a farm at Paplay” and that the couple “settled down on his estate at Agder”[914].

m (Spring 1099) KOL Kalisson, son of KALI of Agdir in Norway & his wife ---. Lenderman in Agder.

Kol & his wife had two children: (Cawley's Medlands)

i) KALI [Rognvald] ([1100]-murdered Force, Calder, Caithness 20 Aug 1158, bur St Magnus Cathedral).

m ---. The name of Kali-Rognvald´s wife is not known. Kali-Rognvald & his wife had one child:



m (Sutherland Spring 1156) ERIK Slagbrellir, son of ERIL Streita & his wife Audhild [daughter of Thorliot].

Erik & his wife had [seven] children:

(1) HARALD Eriksson "Ungi" ([1156]-killed in battle Wick 1198).

(2) MAGNUS Mangi (-killed in battle near Fimreite on Sognefjord 15 Jun 1184).



(5) ELIN.


(7) daughter .


m JON Petersson, lenderman in Sogne.



Erlend had one illegitimate child by an unknown mistress:


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