Guðný Pétursdóttir

Female12 October 1755–

Brief Life History of Guðný

When Guðný Pétursdóttir was christened on 12 October 1755, in Hrútafell, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, her father, Petur Sveinsson, was 31 and her mother, Kristín Gísladóttir, was 28. She had at least 6 sons and 6 daughters with Erlendur Einarsson.

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Family Time Line

Erlendur Einarsson
1748–1818
Guðný Pétursdóttir
1755–
Vilborg Erlendsdóttir
1774–
Vilborg Erlendsdóttir
1776–1861
Gudny Erlendsdottir ;[elder]
1777–
Teitur Erlendsson
1778–
Kristin Erlendsdottir
1779–
Teitur Erlendsson
1780–
Teitur Erlendsson youngest
1782–
Guðný Erlendsdóttir
1788–1844
Einar Erlendsson
1790–
Petur Erlendsson
1794–
Einar Erlendsson
1796–
Kristin Erlendsdottir younger
1797–1837

Sources (16)

  • Iceland, Rangárvalla, Eyvindarhólar, prestþjónustubækur, birth and christening of Vilborg Erlendsdóttir, 1774
  • Gudnyar Petursdottur in entry for Einar Erlendsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Iceland, Rangárvalla, Eyvindarhólar, prestþjónustubækur, birth and christening of Vilborg Erlendsdóttir, 1776

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Children (12)

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World Events (5)

1783

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

1800

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.

1814

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

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