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Bishop of Holar Jón "yngri" Vigfússon (Vigfusson)

Icelandic: Biskop i Holar Jón Vigfusson
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Birthplace: Iceland
Death: June 30, 1690 (46)
Hólar, Iceland
Immediate Family:

Son of Vigfús Gíslason and Katrín "hin ríka" Erlendsdóttir
Husband of Guðríður Þórðardóttir
Father of Sigríður eldri Jónsdóttir; Helga Jónsdóttir; Gísli Jónsson; Þórður Jónsson and Thordis Jónssdóttir
Brother of Sólvör Vigfúsdóttir and Gísli Vigfússon

Occupation: Magister. Biskop over Hólar Stift., Bishop
Managed by: Lars Rømer-Nygaard
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About Jon Vigfusson

Íslendingabók:

Jón „yngri“ Vigfússon. Fæddur 15. sept. 1643 og látinn 30. júní 1690

Sýslumaður í Hjörsey og á Leirá 1666-1672, biskup á Hólum frá 1684. Nefndur „Bauka-Jón“. „Átti jafnan í stríði, því hann var kallaður æði fégjarn og ekki rétt kominn til biskupsdæmis.“, segir Espólín.

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September 15, 1643
Iceland
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Hólar, Eyjafjarðar, Iceland
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June 30, 1690
Age 46
Hólar, Iceland