Hogni Arnason

1 February 1828–2 June 1885 (Age 57)
Sólheimar, Vestur-Skaftafellssýsla, Suðurland, Iceland

The Life of Hogni

When Hogni Arnason was born on 1 February 1828, in Sólheimar, Vestur-Skaftafellssýsla, Suðurland, Iceland, his father, Arni Hognason, was 29 and his mother, Dorothea Sveinsdottir, was 24. He married Oddný Sveinsdóttir on 7 October 1853. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 2 June 1885, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Hogni Arnason
1828–1885
Oddný Sveinsdóttir
1830–
Marriage: 7 October 1853
Dóróthea Högnadóttir
1853–1894
Arni Hognasson
1857–
Sveinn Hognasson
1859–1859
Olafur Kristinn Hognasson
1862–1862
Sveinn Kristinn Hognasson
1868–1869

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1853
Skoga,Rangarvallasysla,Iceland
children

(5)

    Dóróthea Högnadóttir

    Female1853–1894Female

    Arni Hognasson

    Male1857–Male

    Sveinn Hognasson

    Male1859–1859Male

    Olafur Kristinn Hognasson

    Male1862–1862Male

    Sveinn Kristinn Hognasson

    Male1868–1869Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (2)

1843

Age 15

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

Age 15

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

Sources (3)

  • Hogni Arnason in entry for Olafur Kristinn Hognasson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Hogni Arnason in entry for Arni Hognasson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"
  • Hogni Arnason in entry for Dorothea Hognasson, "Iceland, Baptisms, 1730-1905"

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