Johann Böhner was born on 7 September 1873, in Wolfsbach, Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany. He married Anna Marie Schedler in 1898. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 9 November 1942, in Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Troy Township, Will, Illinois, United States.
South German: variant of Boner 2 ‘bean grower’.
German (Böhner): see Boehner .