Jón Jónsson Vopni

9 September 1864–11 June 1956 (Age 91)
Ljótsstaðir, Norður-Múlasýsla, Eastern Region, Iceland

The Life Summary of Jón Jónsson

When Jón Jónsson Vopni was born on 9 September 1864, in Ljótsstaðir, Norður-Múlasýsla, Eastern Region, Iceland, his father, Jon Jonsson, was 42 and his mother, Arnþrúður Vigfúsdóttir, was 22. He married Sigurborg Magnusdottir on 27 October 1893, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada in 1906 and Manitoba, Canada in 1916. He died on 11 June 1956, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 91, and was buried in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Jón Jónsson Vopni
1864–1956
Sigurborg Magnusdottir
1876–1957
Marriage: 27 October 1893
Arora Vopni
1895–1993
Anna Vopni
1897–1920
Jon Arnthor Vopni
1898–1972
Magnus Bjorgvin Vopni
1900–1989
Edward Vopni
1902–1992
Wildfrid Herman Vopni
1904–1987
Goman Vopni
1905–
Rakel Margret Vopni
1906–1996
Augusta Vopni
1909–1995
Wilford Haldor Vopni
1911–1976
Richard Leon Vopni
1913–1941
Helen Jona Sigurborg Vopni
1915–2001
Boy Vopni
1919–1919

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1893Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1869
    Age 5
    ""
    1871
    Age 7
    British Columbia joins the confederation.
    1904
    Age 40
    Iceland won home rule.

    Sources (38)

    • John J Vopni, "Canada Census, 1901"
    • John J Vopni in entry for Herman Vopni and Helen L Pratt, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • John J Vopni, "Canada Census, 1916"

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