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  • Some of them were baptized; the territory which was afterwards known as the duchy of Normandy was ceded to them; but the story of the marriage of their chief Rollo with a sister of the king, related by the chronicler Dudo of Saint Quentin, is very doubtful.
  • The chief authority for the reign is the chronicler Flodoard.
  • Probably Dante knew of him only from the chronicler as a persecuted philosopher.
  • This chronicler also reports that another committee of thirty-eight members was appointed to assist and control the twenty-five.
  • THIETMAR (DIETMAR or Dithmar) of Merseburg (975 1018), German chronicler, was a son of Siegfried, count of Walbeck, and was related to the family of the emperor Otto the Great.