When John Michael Beihoffer was born on 15 August 1849, in Racine, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Theodore Carl Charles Beihoffer, was 37 and his mother, Catherine Bowman, was 28. He married Mary Jane Downs on 1 March 1876, in Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Glencoe, McLeod, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and Sumter Township, McLeod, Minnesota, United States in 1920. He died on 12 December 1927, in McLeod, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in New Auburn, Sibley, Minnesota, United States.
Greek: the Lord gave graciously; whom Jehovah gave; whom Jehovah bestowed.