Guðný Erlendsdóttir

3 December 1788–18 June 1844 (Age 55)
Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Guðný

When Guðný Erlendsdóttir was born on 3 December 1788, in Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, her father, Erlendur Einarsson, was 40 and her mother, Guðný Pétursdóttir, was 33. She married Brynjólfur Brynjólfsson on 13 July 1817, in Vestmannaeyjabær, Suðurland, Iceland. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 18 June 1844, in her hometown, at the age of 55, and was buried in Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland.

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Family Time Line

Brynjólfur Brynjólfsson
1791–
Guðný Erlendsdóttir
1788–1844
Marriage: 13 July 1817
Guðrið Brynjólfsdóttir
1818–1846
Pétur Brynjólfsson
1821–1906
Sigridur Brynjolfsdottir
1822–1888
Guðný Brynjólfsdóttir
1823–1905
Erlendur Brynjólfsson
1824–1824
Brynjólfur Brynjólfsson
1825–1866
Erlendur Brynjólfsson
1828–
Guðmundur Brynjólfsson
1831–1893
Einar Brynjolfsson
1833–1871

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 July 1817
Vestmannaeyjabær, Suðurland, Iceland
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Vilborg Erlendsdóttir

    Female1774–Female

    Vilborg Erlendsdóttir

    Female1776–1861Female

    Gudny Erlendsdottir ;[elder]

    Female1777–Female

    Teit Erlendsson

    Male1778–Male

    Female1779–Female

+7 More Children

World Events (4)

1800

Age 12

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
1814

Age 26

Norway enters union with Sweden. Iceland remains under Danish rule.
1843

Age 55

A new constitution is given to Iceland by the Danish King Christian IX.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Gudny Erlendsdr in entry for Einar Brinjolfsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Gudny Erlendsdr in entry for Einar Brinjolfsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Gudniar Erlendsdr in entry for Erlendur Brynjolfsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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