Jón Ólafsson

10 August 1799–20 July 1825 (Age 25)
Leirá, Borgarfjarðarsýsla, Western Region, Iceland

The Life Summary of Jón

When Jón Ólafsson was born on 10 August 1799, in Leirá, Borgarfjarðarsýsla, Western Region, Iceland, his father, Ólafur Magnússon, was 31 and his mother, Steinunn Nikulásdóttir, was 35. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir. He died on 20 July 1825, in Iceland, at the age of 25, and was buried in Vestmannaeyjabær, Suðurland, Iceland.

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Family Time Line

Jón Ólafsson
Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir
Þórunn Jónsdóttir
Nicolas Jónsson
Guðrún Jónsdóttir

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World Events (2)

Age 1
The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
Age 15
Norway enters union with Sweden. Iceland remains under Danish rule.

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Sources (6)

  • Jon Olafsson in entry for Thorun, "Iceland Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Jon Olafsson, "Iceland, Marriages, 1770-1920"
  • Jon Olafsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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