Guðmundur Einarsson

about 1770–
Sigluvík, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life Summary of Guðmundur

When Guðmundur Einarsson was born about 1770, in Sigluvík, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, his father, Einar Guðmundsson, was 45 and his mother, Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir, was 36. He married Guðrun Jonsdóttir on 10 October 1795. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Guðmundur Einarsson
Guðrun Jonsdóttir
Marriage: 10 October 1795
Jón Guðmundsson
Malhildur Guðmundsdóttir
Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir
Einar Gudmundsson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 October 1795
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (5)

    Age 13
    Volcanic eruptions in occur ruining the land which led to the starvation of animals and approx 25% of the Icelandic people.
    Age 30
    The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
    Age 44
    Norway enters union with Sweden. Iceland remains under Danish rule.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Einarsson: patronymic from the personal name Einar (see Einerson ).Americanized form of Norwegian Einarsen, a cognate of 1 above.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (13)

    • Gudmundur Enarssonar, "Iceland, Marriages, 1770-1920"
    • Gudmundar Einarssonar in entry for Malhilldur Gudmundsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
    • Gudmundur Enarssonar in entry for Gudrun Gudmundsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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