Johannes Gunter

4 March 1821–31 October 1843 (Age 22)
Wittenberg, Bessarabia, Russian Empire

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Gunter was born on 4 March 1821, in Wittenberg, Bessarabia, Russian Empire, his father, Jacob Guenther, was 22 and his mother, Rosina Finkbeiner, was 20. He married Anna Maria Hehr on 29 December 1840, in Kherson, Kherson, Ukraine, Soviet Union. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 31 October 1843, in his hometown, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Gunter
1821–1843
Anna Maria Hehr
1821–1891
Marriage: 29 December 1840
Catharina Günter
1841–1860
Johannes Günter
1844–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 December 1840
Kherson, Kherson, Ukraine, Soviet Union
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Guenther

    Male1798–1864Male

    Rosina Finkbeiner

    Female1801–1835Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1821–1843Male

    Anna Maria Guenther

    Female1824–1894Female

    Dorothea Guenter

    Female1826–1864Female

    Jacob Fridrich Guenther

    Male1829–1898Male

    Jacob Gunter

    Male1831–1831Male

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1831

Age 10

Polish uprising crushed by forces of Nicholas I.
1837

Age 16

First Russian railroad, from St. Petersburg to Tsarskoye Selo, opens. Aleksandr Pushkin, foremost Russian writer, dies in duel.

Name Meaning

German (also Gunther, Günt(h)er) and English: from the Germanic personal name Gunter (Old French Gontier), composed of the elements gund ‘battle’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johannes Günter, "Russia, Lutheran Church Book Duplicates, 1833-1885"
  • Johannes Günther, "Russia, Lutheran Church Book Duplicates, 1833-1885"
  • Johannes Günter, "Russia Marriages, 1793-1919"

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