When Lars Johannesen was born on 16 June 1805, in Toten, Oppland, Norway, his father, Johannes Rogsvolden Larsen, was 33 and his mother, Magrete Christiansdr, was 29. He married Sigri Pedersdatter on 6 November 1830, in Toten, Oppland, Norway. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1868, in Utah, United States, at the age of 63.
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 .
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