When Ruth A Haugen was born in 1919, in North Dakota, United States, her father, Carl K Haugen, was 38 and her mother, Ingeborg Berg Haugen, was 37. She lived in Michigan Township, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States in 1930.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bjorn, Per, Helmer, Nels, Alf, Karsten, Lars, Nils, Nordahl, Obert, Anders.
Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Haugen, from the definite singular form of Old Norse haugr ‘hill, mound’. Compare Hogen .