Johnsen Family History
Johnsen Surname History
This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Johnsen last name, Johnsen etymology, and stories of Johnsen ancestors. Johnsen family history has rich origins whose details have been accumulated over the years by Johnsen family researchers. The last name Johnsen is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Johnsen family has spread, it has changed making its origin challenging to uncover.
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The evolution of Johnsen begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries and languages, the Johnsen name may have changed with them. Johnsen ancestors have emigrated across various regions all throughout history.
Johnsen country of origin
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The nationality of Johnsen can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Johnsen may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meaning of the last name Johnsen
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The meaning of Johnsen come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Johnsen originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
- Birgit Tonnesen Johnsen 1929 - present
- Humphery Johnsen
- Anna Larsdotter Strande Johnsen Johnsen
- Daniel Johnsen Årvik 1677 - 1736
- Gerhard Johan Jacob Johnsen
- Ole Johnsen Ytterdal
- Thomas Johnsen Skjervheim 1781 - 1859
- Elling Johnsen Eidbo 1639 - 1701
- Hans Johnsen Ryen 1665 - 1747
- Voeg Johnsen Johansen
- Jochum Johnsen Lange
- Jon Johnsen
- Peder J Braastad
- J . Victor Johnsen
- Ole Johnsen Meldal
- Elling Johnsen Lein 1560 - 1625
- Meta Marie Clark Johnsen Dunbar 1894 - ?
- Peder Johnsen/JenssÃ¸nn Johnsen Heisholt
- Louie Johnsen 1982 - ?
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Famous people named Johnsen
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Johnsen
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Johnsen. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Johnsen spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Johnsen were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Johnsen. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Johnsen surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Johnsen change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over the years.