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Where did the Danish Johansson family come from? What is the Danish Johansson family crest and coat of arms? When did the Johansson family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Johansson family history?
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.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Johansson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Didrich Johansson, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1627
- Lars Johansson, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1627
- Simon Johansson, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1627
Johansson Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Erik Johansson, aged 48, landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1846
- Gustaf Adolf Johansson, aged 30, landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
- Anders Johansson, aged 26, arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1848
- Gottfrid Johansson, aged 24, arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1849
- Johan August Johansson, aged 16, arrived in New York in 1849
- Mr. Nils Johansson (d. 1912), aged 29, American Third Class passenger from Chicago, Illinois who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking
- Mr. Karl Johan Johansson (d. 1912), aged 31, American Third Class passenger from Duluth, Minnesota who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking
- Scarlett Johansson (b. 1984), American actress
- Hjalmar Johansson (1874-1957), Swedish winner of a gold and sliver Olympic medal for swimming at 1908 and 1912 games
- Mr. Gustaf Joel Johansson (d. 1912), aged 33, Swedish Third Class passenger from Bäckebo, Småland who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking and was recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett
- Mr. Erik Johansson (d. 1912), aged 22, Swedish Third Class passenger from Frostensmåla, Småland who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking and was recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett
- Stefan Johansson (b. 1956), Formula One driver
- Olof Johansson (b. 1937), former president of Centerpartiet
- Lennart Johansson (b. 1929), president of the European Football Federation
- Joachim Johansson (b. 1982), retired Swedish tennis player
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- 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.
The Johansson Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Johansson 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.
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