Steinunn Nikulásdóttir

1764–22 August 1825 (Age 61)
Háfur, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Steinunn

When Steinunn Nikulásdóttir was born in 1764, in Háfur, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, her father, Nikulás Þorgilsson, was 38 and her mother, Valgerður Þorvaldsdóttir, was 33. She married Ólafur Magnússon on 11 November 1789. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 22 August 1825, in Borgarnes, Mýrasýsla, Western Region, Iceland, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Ólafur Magnússon
1768–1834
Steinunn Nikulásdóttir
1764–1825
Marriage: 11 November 1789
Jon Olafsson
1790–1790
Nicolaus Olafsson
1790–
Gudrun Olafsdottir
1791–1791
Magnús Ólafsson
1793–1834
Ólafur Ólafsson
1798–1850
Jón Ólafsson
1799–1825
Petur Olafsson
1801–1876
Ingibjörg Ólafsdóttir
1804–1843
Matthildur Olafsdottir
1808–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 November 1789
,Seltjarnarnesthi,Gullbringu,Iceland
children

(9)

    Jon Olafsson

    Male1790–1790Male

    Nicolaus Olafsson

    Male1790–Male

    Gudrun Olafsdottir

    Female1791–1791Female

    Magnús Ólafsson

    Male1793–1834Male

    Ólafur Ólafsson

    Male1798–1850Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Nikulás Þorgilsson

    Male1726–Male

    Valgerður Þorvaldsdóttir

    Female1731–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (3)

1783

Age 19

Volcanic eruptions in occur ruining the land which led to the starvation of animals and approx 25% of the Icelandic people.
1800

Age 36

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
1814

Age 50

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

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Steinunar Niculausdottur in entry for Matthildur Olafsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Steinunar Niculausdottur in entry for Ingibjorg Olafsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Steinunar Nicolaidr in entry for Gudrun Olafsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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