NameSigurd (The Corpulent) Earl of Orkney
Birthabt 960, Orkney, Scotland
Death23 Apr 1014, battle of Clortarf, Dublin, Ireland
BurialBurial Mound, Hofry, Caithness, Scotland
Misc. Notes
Sigurd died in the Battle of Clortarf, Ireland. {For this line see the sometimes unreliable "Royal Ancestors of Magna Charta
Barons," Carr P. Collins, Jr., Dallas, 1959, pp. 201-02} He is the 7th Earl of Orkney. John S. Wurts, "Magna Charta," p.
2693, states he is "a descendant of Harold, Prince of Rogaland, living A.D. 650, and of Auda the Deep-Minded, wife of Olaf
of Dublin, who died in 871.
ChildrenBrusse (-1031)
 Thorfinn II 'The Black' (~1009-~1062)
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