Vigdís Filippusdóttir

1744–25 January 1785 (Age 41)
Hjálmholt, Árnessýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Vigdís

When Vigdís Filippusdóttir was born in 1744, in Hjálmholt, Árnessýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, her father, Filippus Rögnvaldsson, was 43 and her mother, Anna Brandsdóttir, was 40. She married Þórkell Andrésson about 1774. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 25 January 1785, in Hraungerði, Árnessýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Þórkell Andrésson
1742–
Vigdís Filippusdóttir
1744–1785
Marriage: about 1774
Filippus Þórkelsson
1775–1775
Þuríður Þórkelsdóttir
1776–1777
Anna Þórkelsdóttir
1778–
Filippus Þorkelsson
1779–1873
Geirlaug Þórkelsdóttir
1784–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1774
children

(5)

    Filippus Þórkelsson

    Male1775–1775Male

    Þuríður Þórkelsdóttir

    Female1776–1777Female

    Anna Þórkelsdóttir

    Female1778–Female

    Male1779–1873Male

    Geirlaug Þórkelsdóttir

    Female1784–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Filippus Rögnvaldsson

    Male1701–Male

    Anna Brandsdóttir

    Female1704–Female

siblings

(7)

    Gudrun Fillippusdottir

    Female1726–Female

    Rognvald Fillippusson

    Male1728–Male

    Sivert Filippusson

    Male1731–Male

    Jon Filippusson

    Male1735–Male

    Gudrun Filippusdottir

    Female1741–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (1)

1783

Age 39

Volcanic eruptions in occur ruining the land which led to the starvation of animals and approx 25% of the Icelandic people.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Vigdysar Philippusdr in entry for Geirlaug Thorkelsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Vigdysar Philippusdr in entry for Philippus Thorkelsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Vigdysar Philippusdr in entry for Anna Thorkelsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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