Christopher John Arend

15 March 1832–30 July 1912 (Age 80)
Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Christopher John

Christopher John Arend was born on 15 March 1832, in Bavaria, Germany. He married Rebecca F Russell on 9 March 1854, in Owen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 30 July 1912, in Ashland Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Walters Cemetery, Monrovia, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher John Arend
1832–1912
Rebecca F Russell
1834–1883
Marriage: 9 March 1854
William Jasper Arend
1855–1934
Thomas Silas Arend
1857–1927
Mary Arend
1859–
John Nelson Arend
1861–1899
Luscinda Evaline Arend
1863–1931
Wiley G Arend
1865–1906
Louisa Arend
1867–
James C Arend
1869–1944
Anna O J Arend
1872–1878
Laura S Arend
1876–1878

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 March 1854
Owen, Indiana, United States
children

(10)

    William Jasper Arend

    Male1855–1934Male

    Male1857–1927Male

    Mary Arend

    Female1859–Female

    Male1861–1899Male

    Luscinda Evaline Arend

    Female1863–1931Female

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 20

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1863

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a personal name of Germanic origin, derived from the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule’. Compare German Arndt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Christopher J Aren, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Christopher Arend, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Christopher John Arend, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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