Johannes Johansen

4 December 1847–
Vinger, Hedemarkens Amt, Norway

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Johansen was born on 4 December 1847, his father, Johan Johansen Lønhøiden, was 42 and his mother, Karen Andersdatter Langrekken, was 32.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Johan Johansen Lønhøiden
Karen Andersdatter Langrekken
Ingebor Johansdatter Lønhøyden
Anne Johansdatter
Karen Johansdatter
Marthea Johansdatter
Marthea Johansdatter
Johannes Johansen
Andreas Johansen Lønhøiden
Ole Johansen
Karelius Johansen

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1855 · Erik Werenskiold

Age 8

Birth year of Erik Werenskiold Norwegian painter and illustrator. He was especially known for his drawings of the Asbjørnsen and Moe fairytale collection.
1857 · Theodor Kittelsen

Age 10

Birth year of Theodor Kittelsen. One of the most popular artists in Norway. He became famous for his nature paintings, as well as his illustrations of fairy tales and legends, especially of trolls.
1882 · Sigrid Undset

Age 35

Birth year of Sigrid Undset. Norwegian novelist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928. Her best-known work is Kristin Lavransdatter.

Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Johann (Scandinavian), Johann (German), vernacular forms of Johannes ( see John ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Johannes Johansen, "Norway Baptisms, 1634-1927"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.