Ronning Family History
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Ronning Name Meaning
German: probably a variant of Ronnig, from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on run ‘rune’, ‘secret’, the suffix -ing denoting a descendant. Norwegian (Rønning): habitational name from any of over 100 farmsteads named Rønning or Rønningen, notably in eastern Norway and Trøndelag, from Old Norse Ryðningr, from ruð ‘clearing’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lonning, Bohning, Kroening, Panning, Denning, Rensing, Benning