Adolf Hohn

Malefrom 1873 to 1875–

Brief Life History of Adolf

When Adolf Hohn was born from 1873 to 1875, in Galicia, Austria, his father, Philipp Hohn, was 26 and his mother, Elisabetha Ruckemann, was 22.

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Philipp Hohn
Elisabetha Ruckemann
Adolf Hohn
Adolf Hohn

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    World Events (3)


    Age 39

    Italy, Austria, and Germany renew the Triple Alliance. The alliance lasts for three more years.


    Age 41

    Start of World War I. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austrian throne, is assassinated. Austria joins Germany in fighting the Allies.


    Age 45

    The Hapsburg Empire is overthrown. Austria became a republic.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Arno, Hans, Fritz, Gunter, Helmut, Jutta, Kurt.

    North German: from Middle Low German hōn ‘chicken’, hence a nickname, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who raised poultry.

    North German: topographic name from an old word, hon, meaning ‘bog’.

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

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