On December 28, 1726, he married the maid Anna Olofsdotter from the farm Valtorp in Nedre Ulleruds parish. At that time Olof lived on the same farm. He gave his wife "30 lod silver" as a morning gift. Later they took over the farm after her father died in 1744.
Gustaf lived on the farm Vartorp for the rest of his life and died on March 10 1788, at an age of 85 years and 6 months. He had out-lived his wife by 26 years. He was buried March 13.