Legacy members

George passed away in 2020, however, his commitment to Icelandic Roots was integral to what our organization has become..


George Freeman

North Dakota, USA

In 2003, shortly after retiring, Gwen and Russ began a journey together searching for Gwen’s father’s Icelandic roots.


Gwen & Russ Lanoway

Manitoba, CAN


Noni Jonsson

Manitoba, CAN

Research Support

Gerry McDonald

British Columbia, CAN

Hálfdan Helgason has done a tremendous amount of work over the years to compile the best Icelandic genealogy database available.


Hálfdan Helgason

Kópavogur, ÍSL

Icelandic Roots is a non-profit, educational, heritage organization specializing in genealogy, history & traditions of our Icelandic ancestors.

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