8 November 1846–24 March 1902 (Age 55)
Schweigern, Boxberg, Mosbach, Baden, Germany
When Johann Michael Sohns was born on 8 November 1846, in Schweigern, Boxberg, Mosbach, Baden, Germany, his father, Johann Michael Phillip Sohns, was 28 and his mother, Maria Katharina Weiland, was 26. He married Margaretha Magdalena Keidel on 24 November 1874, in Baden, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 8, Lee, Texas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 March 1902, in Lee, Texas, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Saint Johns Lutheran Church Cemetery, Lincoln, Lee, Texas, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.