Notwithstanding this declaration, the troubles at Garpsdal were
attributed by others to Magnus, and the name of the "Garpsdale Ghost"
stuck to him throughout his life. He was alive in 1862, when Jon
Arnason's volume was published.
These modern instances lead up to "the best story in the world," the
old Icelandic tale of Glam.
Ghosts In Connecticut Gisli Olafsson