Sólrún Ketilsdóttir

25 February 1816–22 April 1851 (Age 35)
Sauðhúsvöllur, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Sólrún

When Sólrún Ketilsdóttir was born on 25 February 1816, in Sauðhúsvöllur, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, her father, Ketill Valdarsson, was 51 and her mother, Ingveldur Eyjólfsdóttir, was 47. She married Gudmundur Gudmundsson on 8 June 1842, in Holt, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 22 April 1851, in Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, at the age of 35, and was buried in Holt, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Gudmundur Gudmundsson
1799–1881
Sólrún Ketilsdóttir
1816–1851
Marriage: 8 June 1842
Guðmundur Guðmundsson
1842–1919
Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir
1843–1909
Ingveldur Guðmundsdóttir
1844–1849
Isleikur Guðmundsson
1845–1900
Eyjólfur Guðmundsson
1846–1904
Ingveldur Guðmundsdottir
1848–1848
Guðrún Guðmundsdóttir
1850–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 June 1842
Holt, Rangárvallasýsla, Suðurland, Iceland
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (2)

1843

Age 27

A new constitution is given to Iceland by the Danish King Christian IX.
1843

Age 27

In Iceland a nationalist movement re-established the Althing.

Name Meaning

We don’t have any information about this name.

Story Highlight

Life Story of Gudmund Gudmunson

( This story is taken from events and stories remembered by his daughters Nena and Rebecca) Gudmund Gudmunson was born January 20, 1842 to Gudmund and Solrum Kelilsson Gudmunson in Sandhusvallur, Eyj …

Sources (3)

  • Solrien Ketillsdotter in entry for Gudmund Gudmundson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Solrun Kjetilsdr in entry for Ingveldur Gudmundsdr, "Iceland Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Solrun Kjetilsdr, "Iceland Marriages, 1770-1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.