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Col Joachim Von Rohr
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1678, Sweden
Death: Nov. 19, 1757, Sweden

Lieutenant Colonel Joachim von Rohr (1678-1757) was taken prisoner during the battle of Poltova and when he returned to Sweden he became the commander of the Dalarö fortress for the Swedish Empire. (b. January 23, 1677/1678, Svida, Sweden - d. November 19, 1757, Sweden)

Parents:
He was the son of Hans Christoffer von Rohr (1626/1627-1700) who was killed in action during the battle of Narva, in Sweden (now Estonia). His mother was Anna Catharina Cronman (1658-1685) who would later die in childbirth. She was 31 years younger if the record is correct.

Marriage:
He married Catharina Charlotta Klingenberg (1680-1758) on February 4, 1699/1600 in Sweden.

Children:
Anna Elisabeth Von Rohr (1701-1744) who married Anders Örbom (1675-1740); Lucia Dorotea Von Rohr (1702); Lunetta Von Rohr II (1704-1764) who married Gustaf Adolf Clodt (1692-1738); Helena Von Rohr (1706-1780); Hans Christoffer Von Rohr III (1708-1790); Magnus Joakim Von Rohr (1710-1722); Brita Maria Von Rohr (1711-1762) who married Herman Ross (1707-1777); Catharina Charlotta Von Rohr (1714-1784) who married Jacob Daniel Mether (1718-1769); Christina Dorothea Von Rohr (1717-1800); Gustaf Johan Von Rohr (1723-1739); and Maria Margareta Von Rohr (1725-1778) who married Gustaf Mannerstedt (1713-1756).

Battle of Poltova:
Joachim Von Rohr was taken prisoner during the battle of Poltova, along with his wife and daughter and sent to Russia. His daughter would marry Anders Örbom I (1675-1740) Captain, in Solikamsk, Perm, Russia.

Relationship:
Joachim Von Rohr (1677-1757) was the seventh great-grandfather of Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ).

Research:
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on January 7, 2004.


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hans Christoffer von Rohr (1627 - 1700)
  Anna Catharina Cronman von Rohr (1660 - 1685)
 
 Children:
  Anna Elisabeth von Rohr Örbom (1701 - 1744)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Jan 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8245683
Col Joachim Von Rohr
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Col Joachim Von Rohr
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
 
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