Ferdinand Bohnet

18 September 1839–
Malojaroslawez, Bessarabia, Russian Empire

The Life of Ferdinand

When Ferdinand Bohnet was born on 18 September 1839, in Malojaroslawez, Bessarabia, Russian Empire, his father, Adam Bohnet, was 32 and his mother, Catharina Kugele, was 34. He married Christina Kunzler on 1 March 1859. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Ferdinand Bohnet
Christina Kunzler
Marriage: 1 March 1859
Dorothea Bohnet

Spouse and Children

1 March 1859
Evangelisch, Tarutino, Bessarabia, Ukraine


    Dorothea Bohnet


Parents and Siblings


    Catharina Kugele




+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 14

Russia fights Britain, France, Sardinia, and Ottoman Empire in Crimean War. Russia forced to accept peace settlement dictated by its opponents.
1853 · The Crimean War

Age 14

Starting on October 5, 1853, Britain, France, Turkey, and Sardinia challenged Russia as the country was expanding. The troops fighting against Russia were finally defeated by the harsh winter. Altogether, around 500,000 Russian troops were lost.

Age 38

War with Ottoman Empire ends with Treaty of San Stefano. independent Bulgaria proclaimed. Russia forced to accept less advantageous terms of Congress of Berlin.

Name Meaning

German: perhaps an altered spelling of Bohnert . The name is recorded in Switzerland, having been taken there in 1858 and 1912 by immigrants from Germany.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Ferdinand Bohnet, "Russia, Lutheran Church Book Duplicates, 1833-1885"

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