Viking history of the family

Map of Viking invasions

The Viking invasion History tells us of many Danish Viking raids on Anglo-Saxon England, but they never stayed. But when the ‘Great Viking Army’ invaded in 856, they slowly made their way across England. By 866, the Vikings led by Ivar The Boneless had taken the city of York. They changed its name from ‘Eoforwic’ to ‘Jorvik’ and made it … Read more