When Ingeborg Johannesen was born on 27 May 1880, her father, Bjørn Johannessen, was 50 and her mother, Ingebjørg Halvorsdotter Berge, was 42. She lived in Bratsberg, Norway in 1880.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Ingard, Iver, Morten, Thora. German Otto, Fritz.
Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Johannes (see John ). It is rare in Germany. Compare Johnson .