Ganger Rolf (Rollo) , "The Viking"
Sex: MIndividual InformationBirth: Cir 860 Christening: Death: Cir 927 1 Burial: Cause of Death: AFN #:
1. Baptism, 912
ParentsFather: Ragnvald I "The Wise" Mother: Hiltrude (Raginhilde)
Spouses and Children1. *Poppa Marriage: Status: Children: 1. William I "Longsword" 2. Gerloc (Adèle) 2
Banished from Norway to the Hebrides cir. 876, 890 participated in Viking attack on Bayeux, where Count Berenger of Bayeux was killed and his daughter, Poppa, captured and taken, 886, by Rollo (now called Count of Rouen) as his "Danish" wife. Under the Treaty of St. Claire, 911, received the duchy of Normandy from Charles III "The Simple".
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1 Ancestral Roots, Frederick Weis, (Seventh Edition 1992,1993 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, Maryland ISBN 0-8063-1207-6). 110.
2 ibid. p. 128.