Abraham Elias Johannessen

24 January 1909–3 March 1985 (Age 76)
Rosseland, Lister og Mandal, Norway

The Life of Abraham Elias

When Abraham Elias Johannessen was born on 24 January 1909, in Rosseland, Lister og Mandal, Norway, his father, Johannes Johannessen, was 32 and his mother, Matilde Knutsdatter, was 29. He lived in Søgne, Lister og Mandal, Norway in 1910. He died on 3 March 1985, in Songdalen, Vest-Agder, Norway, at the age of 76, and was buried in Songdalen, Vest-Agder, Norway.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Johannessen
1876–1940
Matilde Knutsdatter
1879–
Sigrid Sofie Johannessen
1901–1910
Knut Johannessen
1902–1944
Aasine Johannessen
1904–
Ragna Johannessen
1906–
Abraham Elias Johannessen
1909–1985
Sigurd Johannessen
1912–1970
Martin Johannessen
1915–1967
Enok Johannessen
1917–1986
Trygve Johannessen
1921–1991

Parents and Siblings

    Johannes Johannessen

    Male1876–1940Male

    Matilde Knutsdatter

    Female1879–Female

siblings

(9)

    Sigrid Sofie Johannessen

    Female1901–1910Female

    Male1902–1944Male

    Aasine Johannessen

    Female1904–Female

    Ragna Johannessen

    Female1906–Female

    Male1909–1985Male

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World Events (3)

1912 · Sonja Henie

Age 3

Birth year of Sonja Henie. She was an Olympic figure skater and a movie star. She won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies' figure skater.
1913 · Gerhard Naeseth

Age 4

Birth year of Gerhard Naeseth Well-known Genealogist who specialized in Norwegian-Americans and Norwegian immigration. Director and founder of the Vesterheim Genealogical Center, now called the Norwegian-American Genealogical Center and Naeseth Library in Madison, Wisconsin.
1940 · Norway in WW II

Age 31

German occupation of Norway from 9 April 1940 to 9 May 1945. Much damage was done to northern Norway.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: variant of Johansen .

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

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