Magnus II, Earl of Orkney

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Magnus II (d 1239) was Earl (Jarl) of Orkney.

His parents are unknown. He was granted the Earldom of Orkney by King Haakon IV of Norway in 1236. (The first Magnus of Orkney was Saint Magnus Erlendsson, who ruled from 1108 to about 1117.) He died three years later, and was succeeded by his son Gilbert.

Preceded by
Vacant
Last occupied by Jon Haraldsson
Earl of Orkney
1236–1239
Succeeded by
Gilbert