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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Johansen Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Johansen Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Johansen family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Johansen

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Johan Strand JohansenWiki Johan Strand Johansen (February 3, 1903 in ?fjord - February 12, 1970 in Moscow) was Norwegian Minister of Labour in 1945.
Stig JohansenWiki Stig Johansen (born 13 June 1972 in Kabelv?g) is a retired Norwegian football strikerHe last played for Glimt.
Pascal JohansenWiki Pascal Johansen (born April 28, 1979 in Colmar, Alsace) is a French football midfielder currently playing for RC Strasbourg.
Trevor JohansenWiki Trevor Johansen (born March 30, 1957 in Thunder Bay, Ontario) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 286 games in the National Hockey League.
Kai JohansenWiki Kai Johansen (July 23 1940 ? May 13 2007), born in Odense, was a Danish professional football defender who spent a large proportion of his career playing in Scotland, most notably for Rangers.
Reidar JohansenWiki Reidar Johansen (born 18 May 1955 in Hammerfest) is a Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party.
Irene JohansenWiki Irene Johansen (born 7 January 1961 in Nord-Aurdal) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Knut Eggum JohansenWiki Knut Eggum Johansen (born 25 September 1945) was a Norwegian civil servant.
Bill JohansenWiki Bill Odd "Red" Johansen (born July 27, 1928 in Oslo, Norway) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre.
Inge JohansenWiki Inge Johannes Tjernes Johansen (born 21 May 1928) is a Norwegian electrical engineer.
Einar JohansenWiki Einar Johansen (1915 ? 16 October 1996) was a Norwegian engineer and resistance member during World War II.
Siri Broch JohansenWiki Siri Broch Johansen (born 9 March 1967) is a Sami author, singer, and textbook author from Tana, Finnmark.
Jan Arvid JohansenWiki Jan Arvid Johansen (born in Hav?ysund in 1947) is a Norwegian musician, graduate of the Nordnorsk Musikkonservatorium (1976-1979) and artist in the Troms?area.