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John (Johann) Christoff Bengfort, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1850, Germany
Death: May 29, 1916
Lindsay
Cooke County
Texas, USA

He was born in Alsatte, Prussia the son of Herman John Bengfort and Anna Christine Ellert.

He married Marie Hundt and had 7 children. Their daughter Elizabeth was born March 12, 1891 and died in 1892 in Festina, Winnesheck County, Iowa.

Between 1896 and 1900, they moved to Cooke County, Texas.

He died when he was 65. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Herman Bengfort (1811 - 1893)
  Anna Christina Gertrude Ellert Bengfort (1812 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Hundt Bengfort (1858 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  John Christoff Bengfort (1880 - 1971)*
  Catherine Bengfort Zimmerer (1882 - 1940)*
  Bernard Henry Bengfort (1887 - 1950)*
  Joseph Henry 'Joe' Bengfort (1897 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bernard Herman Bengfort (1846 - 1903)*
  John (Johann) Christoff Bengfort (1850 - 1916)
  Gerhard Henrich Bengfort (1854 - 1932)**
  Mary Bengfort Feierfeil (1858 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Lindsay
Cooke County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: J Vogel
Record added: Jun 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38559315
John (Johann) Christoff Bengfort, Sr
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Rest in peace.
- J Vogel
 Added: Jun. 20, 2009
 
 
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