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Harald Maddadson [Haraldr Maddaðarson], earl of Caithness and earl of Orkneylocked

(1133/4–1206)
  • Barbara E. Crawford

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Harald Maddadson [Haraldr Maddaðarson], earl of Caithness and earl of Orkney (1133/4–1206), magnate, was the first earl of Orkney to be born of a native Scottish comital line: his father, Maddad, earl of Atholl (central highlands), married Margaret, daughter of Earl Hákon Paulsson...

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