Sigridur Thoroddsdottir

4 June 1767–5 May 1834 (Age 66)
Barðastrandarsýsla, Westfjords, Iceland

The Life of Sigridur

When Sigridur Thoroddsdottir was born on 4 June 1767, in Barðastrandarsýsla, Westfjords, Iceland, her father, Thoroddur Thoroddsson, was 25 and her mother, Bergliot Einarsdottir, was 24. She married Jón Thorberg about 1788, in Iceland. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 5 May 1834, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Jón Thorberg
1763–1806
Sigridur Thoroddsdottir
1767–1834
Marriage: about 1788
Ingibjorg Jonsdottir
1789–
Kristin Jonsdottir
1798–
Bergljot Jonsdottir
1804–
Bergljot elder Jonsdottir
1791–1873
Magnus Jonsson
1793–
Petur Larus Jonsson
1795–
Johannes Jonsson
1796–
Olafur Jonsson
1797–
Guðrún Jónsdóttir
1800–1868
David Jonsson
1801–1824
Thordur Jonsson
1802–
Thoroddur Jonsson
1803–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1788
Iceland
children

(12)

    Ingibjorg Jonsdottir

    Female1789–Female

    Bergljot elder Jonsdottir

    Female1791–1873Female

    Magnus Jonsson

    Male1793–Male

    Petur Larus Jonsson

    Male1795–Male

    Johannes Jonsson

    Male1796–Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thoroddur Thoroddsson

    Male1742–1798Male

    Bergliot Einarsdottir

    Female1743–1827Female

siblings

(15)

    Female1767–1834Female

    Magnus

    Male1768–Male

    Einar

    Male1769–Male

    Arni Thoroddsson

    Male1771–1824Male

    Thoroddur

    Male1772–Male

+10 More Children

World Events (3)

1783

Age 16

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

Age 33

The Althing was abolished by the Danish king.
1814

Age 47

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

Name Meaning

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Sources (2)

  • Sigridur Thoroddsdr, "Iceland, Marriages, 1770-1920"
  • Sigridur Thoroddsson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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