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Johannesen Early Origins



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Johannesen Spelling Variations


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Johannesen Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Jahn, Johansen, Johannsen, Johannesen, Jonsen, Johnsen, Jensen, Joensen, Jansen, Jahnsen, Jantzen, Johanson, Johansson, Johanesson, Johannsson, Johannesson, Jonsson, Johnsson, Jönsson and many more.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Johannesen Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • B. Johannesen, aged 27, a workman, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Celaeno" in 1871
  • Elizabeth Johannesen, aged 27, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Celaeno" in 1871
  • Johan Johannesen, aged under 1, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Celaeno" in 1871

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Contemporary Notables of the name Johannesen (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Johannesen (post 1700)



  • Grant Johannesen (1921-2005), American concert pianist from Salt Lake City
  • Glenn Johannesen (b. 1962), Canadian retired professional NHL ice hockey left winger from North Battleford, Saskatchewan
  • Eric Johannesen (b. 1988), German two-time gold medalist rower
  • Olav Tuelo Johannesen (b. 1984), Norwegian football striker

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Johannesen Historic Events


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Johannesen Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Bernt Johannes Johannesen, aged 29, Norwegian Third Class passenger from Avaldsnes, Stavanger who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived in the sinking in life boat 13

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Johannesen Family Crest Products


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Johannesen Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    2. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    3. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    5. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    6. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    8. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    9. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
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    The Johannesen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Johannesen Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 14 February 2014 at 10:03.

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