Jákup Jógvansson was Lawman of the Faroe Islands from 1677 to 1679.
|Lawman of the Faroe Islands|
|Preceded by||Jógvan Poulsen|
|Succeeded by||Jóhan Hendrik Weyhe|
|Parent||Jógvan Poulsen (father)|
Jákup Jógvansson was Faroese, and son of former Lawman Jógvan Poulsen. Jákup had also been a sysselmann (sheriff) on Sandoy. He lived and worked on the farm of Dalsgarður in Skálavík.
- Løgtingið 150 - Hátíðarrit. Tórshavn 2002, Bind 2, S. 366. (Avsnitt Føroya løgmenn fram til 1816) (PDF-Download)