Olof was born in 1673, most likely in Nedre Ulleruds parish, Värmlands county.
On June 24 1705 he was married in Nedre Ullerud to Karin Andersdotter.
The following year, 1706, their first child was born, their daughter Ellika. By that time they were living on the farm Valtorp in Nedre Ulleruds parish.
Olof lived on the farm Valtorp in Nedre Ulleruds parish for the rest of his life. He died on September 8 1744, 71 years of age. He was buried on September 16.