Katherine Hohnstein

Brief Life History of Katherine

When Katherine Hohnstein was born on 2 June 1856, in Norka, Krasnoarmeysk, Saratov, Russia, her father, Conrad Hohnstein, was 48 and her mother, Christina Weber, was 43. She married Adam Deines on 11 February 1878, in Norka, Mari El, Russia, Soviet Union. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Lone Tree Township, Clay, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Hastings, Adams, Nebraska, United States in 1920. She died on 1 November 1924, at the age of 68, and was buried in Harvard, Clay, Nebraska, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Katherine? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Adam Deines
Katherine Hohnstein
Marriage: 11 February 1878
Margaret Deines
Jacob Henry Deines
Katherine Elizabeth Deines
Amelia Deinas
Anna Deines
Adam H. Deines
Anna Deines
Dennie Deinas
Wilhilmena Martha Deines
Minnie Deines

Sources (4)

  • Katherine Deines in household of Adam Deines, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Kath Hohnstein Deines, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"
  • Katherina Deiner in household of Adam Deiner, "United States Census, 1910"

World Events (8)


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Historical Boundaries: 1871: Clay, Nebraska, United States

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named near Dresden.

variant of Hohenstein .


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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.