History of the Vikings

Halfdans
Halfdan(s)
 

Halfdan The Black

840(approx year), Halfdan the Black king  of Agdir (Romerike) was about half of Norway, the other half being the Vestfold. after the Hunting king had been murdered and Halfdan inherits Agdir/Romerike
860(approx year), Halfdan the Black inherits half of the Vestfold His father having been drowned  after the sail-arm hit him im the head and knocked him overboard 
870-80 (approx year) Halfdan died  in another drowning accident 
Father: King Eynstein Fart AKA Eyestein Halfdansson  (p 52)  buried in Borre
Mother: Ringerike 
Half brother: ?
Son: Harald Halfdanarson = Finehair Unification of  Norway (the last half of Agdir added)(p53)
Grandchildren: ?
Great Grand child: Harald Finehair same claim, unification and Norway. Now,

Halfdan The Mild



Halfdan "Of the Wide Embrace": King Vestfold?
Father: Ragnar Rothbrok
Mother:
Brothers: Ubbi and Ivar
Siblings?

Halfdan in England with Ubbi and Ivar on in East Anglia
East Anglia
866 Northumbria King at the time in lists of Mercia was King Wigstan. He fled to Rome Now there is no King Osbert, and there is No king Aella listed. Neither is there any evidence of either. We do find a similarity of the Death af Edmund King of the Angles. The brothers had him used as target practice, Thiat was written very close to the date of the event. 
 I suppose the AElla story could be real, but the only AElla we found as King of Northumbria was 100 year before Ragnars time) Earl Einer, becomes AELLA I think
865 Guthorm Takes his forces back to Cambridge Halfdan took his back to Northumbria 
(Ivar established in Ireland) 
866 1st November After settling in East Anglia They rode to Northumbria. There was a feast there, and they rode in. 
870 King Edmund dies used 866 1st November After settling in East Anglia They rode to Northumbria. There was a feast there, and they rode in. as target practice No mention so far in the book about who ordered the exicution and AElla was a king in Northumbria about 100 years too early
871 Halfdan attacks Alfred of Wessex. King Guthorm in Reading Berkshire
876 Hafdan settles in Northumbria shares out the lands and begins to Plough
 Anglo-Saxon Chronicle states that.
877 Ivar dies Ploughshears no being remade into swords
878 Alfred guerrilla leaderin swampland Somerset levels built a small fort Athelney



Another Halfdan
Halfdan the red

Son of 

Halfdan in England:
 He was one of three of Ragnars sons who landed in the south East of England, the area was known as Angia. 
866 1st November After settling in East Anglia They rode to Northumbria. There was a feast there, and they rode in. 
Oswald was with AElla, another Contender (problem is AElla died 100 years befor Ragnar was born

I didn't find mention Halfdan on the search of info on the Paris raid though. Yet their is mention of the 62 ships and the voyage to sack Rome. The inscription in a certain Temple in Contentinenople