Kristín Gísladóttir

about 1728–
Skogar Undir Eyjafjollum, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Kristín

Kristín Gísladóttir was born about 1728, in Skogar Undir Eyjafjollum, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland. She married Petur Sveinsson about 1755, in Skogar Undir Eyjafjollum, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Petur Sveinsson
1725–
Kristín Gísladóttir
1728–
Marriage: about 1755
Thorun Petursson
1748–
Magnus Petursson
1749–
Magnus Petursson
1752–
Sveinn Petursson
1754–
Guðný Pétursdóttir
1755–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1755
Skogar Undir Eyjafjollum, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland
children

(5)

    Female1748–Female

    Magnus Petursson

    Male1749–Male

    Magnus Petursson

    Male1752–Male

    Sveinn Petursson

    Male1754–Male

    Female1755–Female

World Events (5)

1783

Age 55

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

Age 72

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
1814

Age 86

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

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Christin Gisladottur in entry for Magnus Petursson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Kristin Gisladottur in entry for Magnus Petursson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Christin Gisladottur in entry for Thorun Petursson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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