Gregor J. Boehnlein

11 March 1897–13 January 1969 (Age 71)
Brothertown, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Gregor J.

When Gregor J. Boehnlein was born on 11 March 1897, in Brothertown, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Nicholaus Boehnlein, was 29 and his mother, Barbara Vollmer, was 25. He had at least 2 daughters with Hilda. He lived in Calumet, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 January 1969, in New Holstein, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 71.

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Gregor J. Boehnlein
Iola Boehnlein
Celestein Boehnlein

Spouse and Children



    Iola Boehnlein


    Celestein Boehnlein


Parents and Siblings

    Nicholaus Boehnlein


    Barbara Vollmer




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 10

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (Böhnlein): from a diminutive of Bohn , literally ‘little bean’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gregor Boenlein, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gregor Boehnlein, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gregor Boehnlein, "United States Census, 1920"

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