Johan Johnsen

Maleabout 1891–

Brief Life History of Johan

Johan Johnsen was born about 1891, in Bergen, Hordaland, Norway. He married Martha Olsen Walestrand about 1911, in Norway.

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Johan Johnsen
1891–
Martha Olsen Walestrand
1891–
Marriage: about 1911

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  • Marriage
    about 1911Norway
  • World Events (3)

    1893 · Fridtjof Nansen

    Age 2

    Birth year of Fridtjof Nansen. Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

    1900 · 1900 Norwegian Census

    Age 9

    Enumerates all persons in Norway on 3 Dec 1900. Also includes data of individuals on Norwegian ships. Includes names, birthdates & birthplaces, marital status, position in family, occupation, nationality etc.

    1904 · Åsta Holth

    Age 13

    Birth year of Åsta Holth. Well-known Norwegian author who was born at Svullrya in Hedmark county. She was of Forest Finnish descent. Many of her written works were about the residents of Finnskogen. Norwegian novelist, poet and short story writer. 

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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