Jón Ólafsson

Male10 August 1799–20 July 1825

Brief Life History 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
1799–1825
Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir
1799–1883
Þórunn Jónsdóttir
1823–1898
Nicolas Jónsson
1824–1824
Guðrún Jónsdóttir
1825–1890

Sources (6)

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

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (2)

1800

Age 1

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.

1814

Age 15

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

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