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Christian Bohna
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1805, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1872, USA

*Born 28 Jan. 1805, Leipzig, Saxony (now Germany)
*Resided:
OH.
MO.
AR.
TX.
Not found in 1840 census.
Not found in 1850 census.
Sinks of Tejon, Tulare Co., CA, 1860
(Christian Bona, age 37, [b. ca. 1823], b. Saxony, Germany).
OR, 1862-1867.
Tsp. #2, Linn's Valley, Kern Co., CA, 1870
(Christian Bohna, age 66 [b. ca. 1804], b. Pussia, farm laborer).
*Died 16 Sep. 1872, Woody, Kern Co., CA.

*Married (1) Mary _____, ca. 1831, (tentative) Saxony;
(2) Orphie Greene, ca. 1843, (tentative) AR.

Additional memorials for children of 1st marriage:

Hannah (Bohna) Maltby #41535015
sp. 1 - Michael Busic
sp. 2 - C. L. Snell
sp. 3 - Daniel Greenless #14988425
sp. 4 - Andrew J. Maltby #41534924

Edward Bohna #39871393
sp. 1 - Eliza (Walker, Bohna, Watson) Connett
sp. 2 - Minnie (Pero, Shepherd, Bohna) Menefee #39871262

Henry Bohna #25145710
sp. Anna Rutledge #25143064

Additional memorials for children of 2nd marriage:

Sarah (Bohna) Woody #24350478
sp. Sparrell Woody #24350511

Caroline (Bohna) Dooley #24354550
sp. 1 - George W. Brunk #5045466
sp. 2 - Obediah Dooley #24356482

Nancy (Bohna) Yancey #48891458
sp. 1 - John Noyer m. 12 July 1865, Clackamas Co., OR
sp. 2 - Marcellus Yancey #55794223
 (bio by: Bob Saunders) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Mary Bohna (____ - 1842)*
  Orphie Greene Bohna (1809 - 1855)*
 
 Children:
  Mary M Bohna Cotman Orrick (1836 - 1879)*
  Thomas Jefferson Bohna (1840 - 1926)*
  Henry Bohna (1842 - 1922)*
  Frederick A. Bohna (1844 - 1911)*
  Frederick A. Bohna (1844 - 1911)*
  Sarah Louise Bohna Woody (1845 - 1909)*
  Caroline E Dooley (1847 - 1931)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Bohna Fraser (1848 - 1939)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Bohna, Shellworth Fraser (1848 - 1939)*
  Nancy Ann Bohna Yancey (1851 - 1928)*
  Walter Louis Bonney (1852 - 1939)*
  John Bohna (1854 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: This appears to be a newer tombstone.
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Glennville
Kern County
California, USA
 
Created by: Mary Beechie
Record added: Aug 27, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5045069
Christian Bohna
Added by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore III
 
Christian Bohna
Added by: Bob Saunders
 
Christian Bohna
Added by: Jim Wilbur
 
 
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Born in Leipsic, Saxony, Germany, he was a blacksmith, a farmer and served in the German Army before immigrating to America with wife Polly. After Polly's death he married Orphie Greene and fathered 13 children between both wives. He was a pioneer, criss-...(Read more)
- Cindy Rea
 Added: Apr. 16, 2010

- Terry
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
 
 
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