NORMANDY, Dutchess Gisele - I39558

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Dutchess Gisele Normandy

Princess Gisele daughter of King Charles III of France married in 911 to Rollo (Rolf) "The Viking" made the Duke of Normandy by King Charles III, his father-in-law. King Charles III gave his daughter Princess Gisele in marriage to Rollo and the Dukedom of Normandy, if Rollo and his Viking pirates would stop pillaging and plundering the King's domain. Rollo (Rolf) was the son of Ragnvald, the Earl of More (Morejarl in Norway). Rollo was Duke of Normandy from 860 to 931.