Our Bettcher Family (also Boettcher, Böttcher) came from Germany via Poland (Posen or South Prussia), then Bessarabia (today in Ukraine), then Dobruja (today in Romania), and finally to North Dakota. From there we have scattered across the midwestern United States and into western Canada.
Our oldest known Bettcher ancestor is Michael Böttcher, born 1794 in Poland. He migrated to Bessarabia, South Russia in 1816, where he was a founding colonist of the the village Paris.
The following allied families are in our direct Boettcher ancestry: Schramm, Allmer, Schorzmann (Schortzmann), Sperr, Laitenberger, Seuffer, Theurer, Schwenk, Ringle, Ade, Ebinger, Fandrich (Wandry), Hoffmann, Ehrmann, Strieb, Haug (Hauck), Schmidt, Knoertzer, Strueber, Boschitzky (Boschatzke), Boepple, Fritz, Mueller-Bader, Suess, Feuerbacher, Anhorn, Lutz, Schaupp, Frey, Graf, Benz, von Ohlhausen (von Olnhausen), Gruen, Mueller
Friday, October 14, 2011
Beata Boschitzky, first husband Martin Hinz
Before marrying Johann Christian Ehrmann, Beata Boschitzky (or Boschatzke) was married to Martin Hinz. They had a daughter born 14 Jun 1834 at Brienne, Bessarabia. She was baptized 22 Jun 1834 at Arzis, the godparents being Martin Richter, Maria Richter and Anna Rosina Kielmann.
Arzis Parish Records, 1834 Births / Baptisms
Martin Hinz died at age 40, on 3 Sep 1836 at Brienne, Bessarabia.