Christian Scherbinske

Brief Life History of Christian

When Christian Scherbinske was born on 20 September 1850, in Hoffnungstal, Buschau, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, his father, Gottlieb Leonhard Goll, was 41 and his mother, Johanna Schmidt, was 31. He died on 27 June 1855, in his hometown, at the age of 4.

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Gottlieb Leonhard Goll
Johanna Schmidt
Christina Friederika Goll
Christina Goll
Gottlieb Ernst Goll
Louisa Goll
Wilhelmina GOLL
Christina Scherbinske
Christian Scherbinske
Friedericha Scherbinske
Wilhelm Scherbinske

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  • Christian Scherbinske, "Russia, Lutheran Church Book Duplicates, 1833-1885"

World Events (3)

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On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.


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1853 · The Crimean War

Starting on October 5, 1853, Britain, France, Turkey, and Sardinia challenged Russia as the country was expanding. The troops fighting against Russia were finally defeated by the harsh winter. Altogether, around 500,000 Russian troops were lost.

Name Meaning

From Latin Christianus ‘follower of Christ’, in use as a given name from the Middle Ages onwards, especially as a girl's name. The name of Christ (Greek Khristos) is a translation of the Hebrew term Messiah ‘anointed’.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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