When Inger Andersen was born about 1735, in Jyllinge, Gundsø, Roskilde, Denmark, her father, Anders Nielsen, was 50 and her mother, Gunild Nielsdatter, was 42. She married Bjorn Hermansen on 18 January 1767, in Gundsø, Roskilde, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 12 October 1787, at the age of 53, and was buried in Jyllinge, Gundsø, Roskilde, Denmark.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Lars, Nels, Per, Anders, Holger, Jorgen, Thor, Bjorn, Helmer, Alf.
Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . Compare Anderson 1.
Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersson 2.
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