Ingerson Family History
Ingerson Name Meaning
English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Inger + -son. Inger is from the Old Norse name Yngvarr Ingvar whose later form was Ívarr (see Iverson ). Altered form of English Ingersoll . Americanized form of Swedish Ingersson and probably also of Danish Ingersen respectively an extinct and very rare patronymics from the male personal name Inger from Old Norse Ingvarr a compound of Ing (the name of a Norse god associated with fertility) + arr ‘warrior’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press