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Vanlandi Svegdasson
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Name[1] Vanlandi Svegdasson
Alt Name Vanladi
Gender Male
Birth[2] c. 0298 Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
Marriage ABT 0318 Of, , , Swedento Driva Snaersdotter
Death? 0389 Skuta, Uppsala, Sweden
Ancestral File Number G6SX-Q1


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Vanlandi or Vanlande (Old Norse "Man from the Land of the Vanir") was a Swedish king at Uppsala of the House of Yngling in Norse mythology. He was the son of Sveigðir whom he succeeded as king. He married a girl from Finnland, but forgot about her. In revenge, the girl arranged so that Vanlandi was hag ridden to death. He was succeeded by his son Visbur.

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References
  1. Vanlandi, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners. (Genealogical Publishing Company, 1992, 2nd ed.), p. 122.
  3.   The Viking Age, Gen. Hist. 19, v. 1, p. 67.
  4.   Attarskra Bjarni Thorsteinsson, Ice. FH 1, p. 433-34.
  5.   Keiser und Koenig Hist., Gen. Hist. 25, pt 1, p. 137.