When Michael Broehl was born on 8 August 1824, in Altenburg, Naumburg, Saxony, Germany, his father, Johann Broehl, was 29 and his mother, Justina, was 27. He married Anna Gumprecht on 26 April 1855, in Saxe-Altenburg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Logan, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died on 25 October 1896, in St. Paul, Howard, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Logan Election Precinct, Howard, Nebraska, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: German Arno, Darrold, Dieter, Erwin, Klaus, Otmar, Otto.
habitational name from any of several places so named in eastern Germany.