Vilborg Thorsteinson

Vilborg Thorsteinson

Birth
Iceland
Death 2 Oct 1972 (aged 94)
Canada
Burial Maidstone, Lloydminster Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
Plot 1-52-1
Memorial ID 174820018 · View Source
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Vilborg emigrated to Canada in 1902 with her infant daughter Sigfriedur and Svein Sigmundsson. Vilborg settled in Winnepeg. She had a son Emil while living in Manitoba. In 1912 she married Vigfus Thorsteinson; they lived on his homestead north of Maidstone, Saskatchewan where her children Bjorg, Thorhallur, Haldor and Harold were born. Her husband died in 1924, and she remained on the farm which she worked with her children. In her later years, she moved to live with her youngest son Haroldor. In winters, she would visit her adult daughter Freda and son Emil and their families in British Columbia.


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  • Created by: Canadian genealogist
  • Added: 3 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 174820018
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vilborg Thorsteinson (18 Apr 1878–2 Oct 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 174820018, citing Maidstone Cemetery, Maidstone, Lloydminster Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada ; Maintained by Canadian genealogist (contributor 48308935) .