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Alwilda

Alwilda

Books Ellms, Charles. 1837. The Pirates Own Book, Or Authentic Narratives of the Lives, Exploits, and Executions of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers: With Historical Sketches of the Joassamee, Spanish, Ladrone, West India, Malay and Algerine Pirates. Portland [Me.]: Sanborn & Carter, p.14. Pirate, Viking Age, Swedish, Sweden, Viking, Marriage, Alfhild, Ælfhild, Alwilda, Alvilda, Gesta Danorum, […]

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Viking Sisters: Rusla & Stikla

Viking Sisters: Rusla & Stikla

9th Century Vikings Rusla, “Red Maiden” [Possibly fictional]:  (Norwegian) Note: Information about her can be found in Saxo Grammaticus’ Gesta Danorum (History of the Danes) Note Two: Sister of Stikla Location: Norwegian Coast Jesch, Judith. 1991. Women in the Viking Age. Woodbridge: Boydell. Woodbridge: Boydell. Sjoholm, Barbara. 2015. The Pirate Queen: In Search of Grace […]

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List of Vikings

List of Vikings

Jeanne de Belleville (1300–1359): French Also known as: The Lioness of Brittany, Jeanne de Clisson and Jeanne de Montford Years Active: 1343-1356 (English Channel) Hearst, Michael, and Aaron Scamihorn. 2015. Extraordinary People: A Semi-Comprehensive Guide to Some of the World’s Most Fascinating Individuals. San Francisco: Chronicle Books Robbins, Trina. 2004. Wild Irish Roses Tales of […]

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Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians

Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians

Books: Anon. 2013. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. Read Books Ltd. Websites: Æthelflæd: Lady Of The Mercians Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians – Historic UK The House of Wessex:  Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians – English Monarchs Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians – Wikipedia      

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Kitty Leroy

Kitty Leroy

Name: Kitty Leroy Date: 1850 – December 6, 1877 Nationality: American Career: Gunfighter, Gambler, Performer, Saloon Owner (Mint Gambling Saloon), and Alleged Prostitute, Game:  Poker Players Note: She was among the best women gamblers in the West. [Encyclopedia of Western Lawmen & Outlaws] Books: Butler, Anne M. 1985. Daughters of Joy, Sisters of Misery: Prostitutes in the […]

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