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Johann Heinrich Christoph "Henry" Borchers
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1836
Leer
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Death: May 28, 1898
Freeport
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA

Born in Diele, Ostfriesland. Immigrated with his widowed mother and seven siblings on the ship Germania from Bremen to New York, arriving on 26 Aug 1853.

Married to Renske Henriette Catharina Boomgarden on 13 Nov 1863 at Stephenson County, Illinois (his 1st marriage). She was born 05 Feb 1831 in Loquard, Ostfriesland; died 1864.

Married to Elise Margaretha Rehbock on 17 Jul 1869, Stephenson County, Illinois (his 2nd marriage). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Dievertje Adden Friesenborg Borchers (1811 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Elise Margaretha Rehbock Borchers (1838 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Nettie Borchers Ferry (1863 - 1949)*
  Fritz H. Borchers (1870 - 1897)*
  Henry Borchers (1873 - 1950)*
  Herman H. Borchers (1878 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Addo Heinrich Sanders Borchers (1829 - 1883)*
  Elenore Borchers Groenewold (1830 - 1907)*
  Engelina Borchers Brockmeier (1833 - 1877)*
  Johann Heinrich Christoph Borchers (1836 - 1898)
  Johann Friederich Borchers (1837 - 1907)*
  Gephardine Borchers Boomgaarden (1839 - 1887)*
  Gebhardine Borchers Schroeder (1839 - 1887)*
  Frederick Borchers (1842 - 1925)*
  Anna Borchers Rademaker (1846 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
HENRY BORCHERS
GEB. ZU DIELE OSTFRIESLAND
GEB. 26 JAN. 1836
GEST. 28 MAI 1898
 
Burial:
Silver Creek Cemetery
German Valley
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: dsheindel
Record added: Oct 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30238391
Johann Heinrich Christoph Henry Borchers
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Johann Heinrich Christoph Henry Borchers
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