Anna Margarete Potthoff

1856–1955 (Age 99)
Kreyenkamp, Bad Zwischenahn, Westerstede, Oldenburg, Germany

The Life of Anna Margarete

When Anna Margarete Potthoff was born on 26 February 1856, in Kreyenkamp, Bad Zwischenahn, Westerstede, Oldenburg, Germany, her father, Johann Freidrich Potthoff, was 41 and her mother, Anna Margarete Wehlau, was 40. She had at least 1 daughter with Diedrich Bohemann. She died on 25 July 1955, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

Anna Margarete Potthoff
1856–1955
Diedrich Bohemann
1852–
Elise Bohemann
1880–1958

Spouse & Children

children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

  • Hermann Diedrich Potthoff

    Male1841–1890Male

  • Gerhard Eilert Potthoff

    Male1843–1923Male

  • Hermann Heinrich Potthoff

    Male1845–Male

  • Johann Friedrich Potthoff

    Male1848–1917Male

  • Male1850–1936Male

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1864

Age 8

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1890

Age 34

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 58

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

Name Meaning

North German: perhaps a habitational name from a place in Westphalia named as Pothof ‘(plant) nursery’, from Middle Low German pote ‘seedling’, ‘young plant’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘courtyard’, or, more likely, a variant of Puthoff .

Possible Related Names

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

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