Katherine Christine Kind

22 February 1860–27 June 1946 (Age 86)
Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Katherine Christine

When Katherine Christine Kind was born on 22 February 1860, in Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, her father, George Leopold Kind, was 32 and her mother, Anna Margaretha Mog, was 26. She married Herman Louis Christoph Barchenger on 5 September 1876, in Melrose, Stearns, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Lake Henry, Stearns, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 27 June 1946, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Hannover, Oliver, North Dakota, United States.

Photos & Memories (2)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Herman Louis Christoph Barchenger
1850–1936
Katherine Christine Kind
1860–1946
Marriage: 5 September 1876
Emilie Hermine Louise Auguste Barchenger
1878–1959
William Jacob Friederich Barchenger
1880–1957
Marie Anna Sophia Barchenger
1882–1932
William Barchenger
1885–
Katharina Gusta Barchenger
1888–1888
Herman Louis Christoph Barchenger
1889–1965
Albert John Martin Barchenger
1892–1973
Christina Catherine Barchenger
1895–1991
Emma Louise Barchenger
1898–1957
William Barchenger
1899–
Marie Barchenger
1901–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 September 1876
Melrose, Stearns, Minnesota, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Leopold Kind

    Male1827–1880Male

    Anna Margaretha Mog

    Female1833–1920Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · The Dakota Conflict/War

Age 2

The Dakota War was an armed conflict between the United States and several bands of Dakota Native Americans. It began along the Minnesota River four years after Minnesota was admitted as a state. The Dakota made attacks on hundreds of settlers, which resulted in their deaths. A military tribunal sentenced 303 Dakota men to death for their crimes but 264 of them were exonerated. The remaining 38 were apart of a mass hanging on December 26 that same year. It was the largest mass execution in United States history.
1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 23

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German kint, German Kind ‘child’, hence a nickname for someone with a childish or naive disposition, or an epithet used to distinguish between a father and his son. In some cases it may be a short form of any of various names ending in -kind, a patronymic ending of Jewish surnames.2 Dutch: variant spelling of Kint , cognate with 1, also found in such forms as ’t Kind and compounds such as Jongkind .3 English: nickname from Middle English kind (Old English gecynde) in any of its many senses: ‘legitimate’, ‘dutiful’, ‘benevolent’, ‘loving’, ‘gracious’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kathryn Barchenger in household of Gerhard J Krueger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Katie Bachinger in household of Herman Bachinger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Kathrina Kind in household of George L Kind, "Minnesota State Census, 1875"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.