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Gyda of Dublin

LifeGyda (?-?).
FamilyHouse of Dublin.
Father is Olaf ‘Cuaran’ Sihtricsson.
Mother is unknown.
Husband: (1) Jarl ? (2) Olaf Tryggvason (988).
Child: Tryggve (Trygvi) Olafsson (?).
EventsAfter the death of her first husband, rules his property herself.
Sources: FMG, Woman Rulers throughout the Ages.

Note: Gyda is only known from the sagas about Olaf Tryggvason’s life.

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