Einar Gislason

Maleabout 1714–

Brief Life History of Einar

When Einar Gislason was born about 1714, in Stóramörk, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, his father, Gísli Þorláksson, was 51 and his mother, Ingveldur Einarsdóttir, was 33. He married Kristin Eiriksdottir in 1740. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Einar Gislason
Kristin Eiriksdottir
Marriage: 1740
Sigríður Einarsdóttir
Katrín Einarsdóttir
Erlendur Einarsson

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    World Events (3)


    Age 69

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


    Age 86

    The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.


    Age 100

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

    Name Meaning

    Icelandic: patronymic from the personal name Gisli (see Giesel ).

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

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