When Johanne Pedersen Ringsing was born in February 1671, in Øster Ulslev, Ålholm, Denmark, her father, Peder Christensen Ringsing, was 41 and her mother, Maren Hansen Lang, was 29. She died on 23 December 1682, at the age of 11, and was buried in Øster Ulslev, Ålholm, Denmark.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Niels, Bjorn, Knud, Nils, Anders, Jorgen, Egil, Einer, Knut, Peer.
Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Peder (see Peter ). This surname is also found in northern Germany. Compare Petersen 2 and Peterson 1.
English: variant of Peterson .