Anders Arnasson

30 June 1801–31 October 1870 (Age 69)
Reynir, Vestur-Skaftafellssýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life Summary of Anders

When Anders Arnasson was born on 30 June 1801, in Reynir, Vestur-Skaftafellssýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, his father, Arni Loftsson, was 31 and his mother, Kristin Eyjolfsdottir, was 38. He married Gudrid Gudmundsson on 20 October 1831. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 31 October 1870, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Anders Arnasson
1801–1870
Gudrid Gudmundsson
1807–1886
Marriage: 20 October 1831
Valgerdur Andresdottir
1832–
Asmundur Andresson
1833–1833
Malfridur Andresdottir
1836–1883
Arni Andresson
1837–1916
Andresson
1839–1839
Olafur Andresson
1841–1864
Gudni Andresdottir
1842–1842
Gudny Andresdottir ;[twin]
1842–1842
Ingibiorg Andresson
1842–1842
Gudny Andresson
1842–1842
Ingibiorg Andresson
1845–1896
Gudmundur Andresson
1847–1847

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1831
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (3)

    1814
    Age 13
    Norway enters union with Sweden. Iceland remains under Danish rule.
    1843
    Age 42
    A new constitution is given to Iceland by the Danish King Christian IX.
    1843
    Age 42
    In Iceland a nationalist movement re-established the Althing.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Arnesen or Swedish Arneson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Arnesen
    Arneson

    Sources (12)

    • Andris Arnason, "Iceland, Marriages, 1770-1920"
    • Andris Arnason in entry for Andresson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
    • Andris Arnason in entry for Gudny Andresson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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