Before 1758 his grandparents and parents moved from Ängsnäs to the farm Valtorp, from where his father had come.
Olof stayed at Valtorp until 1778. On November 8 1778 he married the maid Britta Persdotter from the farm Karsbol in the same parish.
Later Olof and Britta took over the farm after her parents deaths in 1796 and 1797. Two years later, in January 1799, his wife also died.
Later that year, on December 5 1799, he remarried in Nedre Ulleruds church, to the maid Ingrid Larsdotter from the farm Kaggbacka in the same parish. They had published their banns on September 9. Ingrid was born on May 15 1765. It is not known where she was born. That fall Ingrid moved to Karsbol to live with Olof.
Olof and his first wife Britta Persdotter had eight children. With his second wife, Ingrid Larsdotter, he had three more children.
Olof farmed at Karsbol for the rest of his life. He died of age on November 19 1826, at an age of 72 years. He second wife also died about the same time.
Children with Ingrid Larsdotter: