He was still living at home as he, on January 8 1815, got married to Catharina Nilsdotter, who served as a maid on the farm. Their banns had been published as early as September 11 the year before. They were married by Schagerström.
Later Olof took over the farm from his father and he lived on the farm for the rest of his life. He died on May 28 1850, 69 years and 8 months old, and was buried on June 9. By his death he had been a widdower for 10 years.