Explorer Leif Erikkson

By Leo Yuan

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   Leif set out to explore the new land  named it  and he named it Vinland because of all the grape vines.He stayed in the new land  because of the rich soil and he discovered a lot of land.

Leif Erikksons  sons

Leif has two known sons ,Thorgils born to noble woman Thorgunna in the Hebrides,and Thorkell  who succeeded Leif as cheiftain of the Greenland settlement.




  • During  his journey he found a new religion and brought it to his land.