Haldis Dissington Johnsen

15 March 1905–5 December 1979 (Age 74)
Sandstrand, Sortland Prestegjeld, Nordland, Norway

The Life Summary of Haldis Dissington

When Haldis Dissington Johnsen was born on 15 March 1905, in Sandstrand, Sortland Prestegjeld, Nordland, Norway, her father, Nordahl Ludvig Johnsen, was 37 and her mother, Nanna Gerhardine Nilsen, was 37. She died on 5 December 1979, in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway, at the age of 74, and was buried in Ranheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Haldis Dissington? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Nordahl Ludvig Johnsen
Nanna Gerhardine Nilsen
Olaug Johnsen
Kristoffer Desingthun Johnsen
Haldis Dissington Johnsen

Parents and Siblings



World Events (3)

1912 · Sonja Henie
Age 7
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 8
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 35
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: patronymic from the personal name Jo(h)n, Johann(es) ( see John ).

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Haldis Dissington.

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.