Gundvor Andersen was born in 1733, in Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway as the daughter of Anders Hansson and Asgier_ Tostensdr. She married Aanen Vraalsen on 17 June 1764. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in June 1785, in Kvås, Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway, at the age of 52, and was buried in Kvås, Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norway.
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.