Hrolf


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Hrolf:

see RolloRollo
or Hrolf
, c.860–c.932, first duke of Normandy. As leader of the Norman pirates settled at the mouth of the Seine, he attacked (910) Paris and Chartres.
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As a boy, I poorly understood the mechanics of a glass eye: I believed for some time that his prosthetic "worked," and therefore in my estimation Hrolf was at least part machine.
After Munich, we travelled to see Uncle Hrolf, still in Konstanz.
The central family myth about Hrolf Kramm is that he used his rank and position on the border with Switzerland to help Jewish families escape Germany.
This is something I understood implicitly when I insisted that all there was to know about my great uncle Hrolf was contained inside his glass eye.
But it was purely by a stroke of luck that Hrolf became involved in such a major way.
Hrolf, together with his family, is a member of the Wirral branch of Regia Anglorum -Kingdoms of English.
Hrolf adds: ``We take the starting point as 902 which is when the Vikings from Dublin first arrived in Wirral -precisely where,no-one knows.
Hrolf says: ``I have carried out extensive research and worked closely with the Jorvik Centre in York to ensure everything which we do is totally authentic.