The Primitive Kingdom of Grønland was the first independent government in this country. The kingdom became independent after the death of Thorkell Leifsson. After that, the kingdom separated from Markland, previously in peronal union. Finally, the last king, Erik, die childless, leaving the regency for the Council of Jarls.
First Kings of Grønland
- Thorsteinn, king of Grønland and Markland (1037 - 1040)
- Harald Eriksson, king of Grønland and Markland, prince of Vinland (1040 - 1079)
- Erik, king of Grønland (1079 - 1098)