When Laura Johanne Johnsen was born on 18 July 1868, in Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway, her father, Simen Johnsen, was 22 and her mother, Grethe Andrine Emanuelsdatter, was 18. She married Kristian Aleksander Kristoffersen on 23 November 1890, in Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Buskerud, Norway in 1868 and Drammen, Buskerud, Norway in 1900.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Niels, Johan, Knut, Per, Alf, Anders, Bjorg, Carsten, Kerstin, Lars, Ove.
Norwegian, Danish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name John, a vernacular form of Johannes (see John ). Compare Johnson .
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