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Looking for Kohn, Koihn, Kohen

Sonya Moench (View posts)
Posted: 26 Apr 1999 8:32PM GMT
I am searching for the family name of Kohn, or any one of the spellling that might be included...

My greatgrand parents where Frederick and Emma Jean Kohn..Married 5/30/1893. They had six children, three boys and three girls. Frederick came from Zernin, Germany, born April 13, 1902. My mother gave me alot of false info as to family names and dates, I would like to get the proper info..to pass on to my siblings and my own children.

Kohn

Donna Armanino (View posts)
Posted: 20 Aug 1999 5:40PM GMT
My maiden name is Kohn. I don't have any real solid proof of all of this, but my great grandfather was Frank born 1850 In Luxembourg or Germany. I've been told that his father may have been Bernard. Bernard may have had 5 children: John (born 1845) , Mary (born 1846), Katharina (born 1847). Peter (born 1850) and John (born 1856). Frank Kohn and family were all from Cherokee Iowa. Don't know if any connection

looking for Kohn''s

Amy Kohn (View posts)
Posted: 30 Sep 1999 12:52PM GMT
My great grandfathers name was Frederick Otto
I have been unable to find any other members farther back.
Posted: 12 Oct 1999 8:24AM GMT
Edited: 10 Jan 2004 3:54PM GMT
Bernard Kohn was the father of 8 childern his wife is 1st wife was Anna Margaretha Rausch they had Henri Kohn, Madeleine Kohn, John Kohn, Maria A Kohn, Peter Kohn, Catherine Kohn, Frang(Frank) Kohn , Child from 2nd wife (Susanna Donlinger) was Anna Margareta Kohn. John(Johann) was born Jan 25,1845 in Boudler, Luxembourg ,he died Nov.4 1924 at the Sioux City Hos. in Sioux City Ia. He was buried in the Calvary Cath. Cemetary in Cherokee, IA. He was married to Eva Hoffman whose fathers name was Mathias Hoffman. They had a daughter Catherine Anna Kohn born in 9/25/1883 that was married to Nicolas Joseph Becker . I am wondering if he was a child of theirs? I do not have the chidern of Catherine Nicolas.

Kohn Family

Posted: 26 Oct 1999 5:43AM GMT
Edited: 21 Jul 2003 5:38PM GMT
Donna,
My grgrgrgrandmother was Caroline Kohn b. 1793 in Wetteldorf, Germany
near the Luxembourg border. She married Jacobus Bruchgans around 1820.
I have been unable to find any more information on her parents. Her name was
sometimes spelled Kahn or Kahnn. According to my grandmother's memory, Caroline
was Jewish. This is all that we have on this woman. Is there any connection?

Kohn Family

Martshal Kohn (View posts)
Posted: 4 Dec 1999 7:22AM GMT
Hi Amy:

I just started looking through web pages this
morning. I've always felt a huge disconnect
from my family roots because my father was
lifelong military (retired not dead), we were
very transient, and we seldom met family
or discussed family or tradition.
Now both my parents seem completely
disinclined to talk about our roots at all.

My father is Edward Kohn, born Long Island
New York in 1931.

I understand that there were jewish Kohns
(or Kahn) from Germany. But my father
always insisted that our name was celtic;
perhaps deriving from Gohen or Gohn.

Good luck on your search.
Martshal Kohn (pron. Mashall Kahn)
Posted: 30 Dec 1999 8:00AM GMT
Edited: 13 Apr 2003 8:42PM GMT
Martshal, have you tried to contact any relatives? I have discovered some "odd" things when searching for information: a great deal has been told to me by non-blood relatives: people sho have married into the family. Also, I have gotten information about my father's side of the family from people on my mother's side! Try it. You might find, as I did, that others might be more cooperative.
Barbara

looking for ray kohn or any family members

Rachel Kohn (View posts)
Posted: 11 Apr 2000 1:58PM GMT
My father was Ray Kohn. (At least that's what my mother says.) Her name was Ruth Boime. The two met in Los Angeles and as a result, I was born in 1966. My mother said that shortly after I was born, he died. If you have any information, please contact me.

Thanks--Rachel

Ray Kohn for Rachel

Allison Kohn (View posts)
Posted: 17 Apr 2000 10:04AM GMT
Did you look in Milwaukee?

For Rachel

Margie Kohn (View posts)
Posted: 9 Jun 2000 9:01PM GMT
The only Ray Kohn I have known lived in Texas. Good luck. The Kohn family is extensive.
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