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died 1066, earl of Northumbria (1055–65), brother of King Harold II. He joined the Norwegian forces that invaded England in 1066 and died at Stamford Bridge
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  • Meanwhile tostig was trying all means to bring about his own restoration.

  • "Last year he had only scorn and disdain to offer me," replied tostig.

  • The English king then made new proposals to tostig to cease the combat, and come to some terms of accommodation.

    William the Conqueror Jacob Abbott
  • Harold, and tostig, and Leofwine, have their lordships and offices.

    Harold, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • tostig was accompanied by Ealdred, who in 1061 went to fetch his pall after he had received the see of York.

  • And how is our Earl's brother tostig esteemed by the Northmen?

    Harold, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Would it not be well for thee and tostig to offer sacrifices to some of these gods?

    Ulric the Jarl William O. Stoddard
  • The ships sailed to their havens, and tostig departed to his northern earldom.

    Harold, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Two of tostig's Danish housecarls were slain on the first day of their meeting.

    Wulf the Saxon G. A. Henty
  • tostig sate in the halls of Bruges, and with him sate Judith, his haughty wife.

    Harold, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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