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Johann BOGUN + Gottliebe GROFS - Manawatu New Zealand

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Johann BOGUN was born about 1834 - unknown where
He married Gottliebe `Katerina` GROFS born about 1841 - unknown where
- they were farmers in Ashhurst, Manawatu
- John died in Ashhurst in 1911 aged77
- Katerina died in Himatangi in 1925 aged 84
- they are buried together at Terrace End
- baby Nellie is buried next to them

Their New Zealand children were:
1876-1959 Charles Wilhelm "Charles WIlliam" Bogun
- Charles married Philomena Florence KILFORD 1903 i Palmerston North
- their children were:
Mabel Jane Bogun 1904
William John OSwald Bogun 1906
Ernest George Bogun 1907
Elizabeth Grace Bogun 1908
- Charles died in Puketaha, Waikato aged 83
- he is buried Location CHRRY-08-54 at Hamilton Park Cemetery
- Philomena was born Wandearah - 200km N of Adelaide, South Australia
- she died in Puketaha, Waikato aged 81

1878-1966 Edwick "Edward" Bogun
- nothing is known of Edward
- did he marry? where did he live etc?

1880-1960 Emilena Bogun
- nothing is known of Emilena
- did she marry? where did she live etc?

1882-1957 Mabel Edith Bogun
- she married George William BOWATER in 1905
- their children were:
Claude Joseph john Bowater 1906
Amy Reubina Bowater 1908
George William Bowater 1909
- Mabel married George Henry HOOPER in 1916 in Taranaki
- George was 1 of 15 children of:
George Hooper and Eliza Jane KING settlers of Taita
- a son of George and Mable was:
George Alfred Hooper 1923 who married Mary ALTY

1884-1884 Nellie Berthe Bogun
- Nellie died aged 3 months
- she is buried in Terrace End Cemetery Palmerston North

Can you help with additional info for the Bogun family please
- do you know where they emigrated from ?
- did they have children prior to immigration ?
- did Edward and Emilena marry ?

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by CMO60 on 2010-06-12 04:47:04

i have found a marriage for William John Bogun to Ethel May Milne 1929.

I am trying to find the conection with my grear great grand mother Christine Charlotte Bogun. My Aunt has seveal of the names on the cover of her cooking book She has Elizabeth Grace Bogun and Philimena ( Florrie). Bogun. There is some conection some were . My Christine Charlotte was known as Charlotte she came out from Hamburg on the Guttenburg in 1874 She married Ferdiand Ulmrich.they came to the north island Waverley There frist daughter was born in Metz Germany she was 6 years old when they came out. there second child was born in Waverley 1875. they moved to oxford Christchurch were they had an apple orchard.any one got any clue? cheers

by nikmat on 2010-08-03 06:36:52

Just sent both you two a message Emilena was my great grandmother I am so excited I have found you both what a stroke of luck

by ohdarn on 2010-11-04 16:21:16

I have the following in my Bogun collection the Bogun tree from`1835, Bogun family tree research notes, photcopy photos of Anna and Emilena, Johann And Gotelibe, Anna, Charles and Philamena, Anna Mabel and Emilelina, John Eddie Charles and Fred , also copy of marriage cert for Charles William Bogun and Philamena Florence Kuilford also cem records for Nellie, Johann, Katerina and A Bogun Story which is to do with the trucking business, will get all this on here a bit at a time as I do not have my own comp and am using a library one with a time limit so will get there little at a time if anyone wants copies of the photos or the certificate please email me your postal addy and I will be happy send them to you

by ohdarn on 2010-11-04 17:10:20

Johann Bogun born 1835 in Kingsburg Osterode Prussia died 13 September 1911 place of death Manawatu river
burial date 10 October 1911
burial place Cemetemtery Palmerston North
spouse Gottliebe Grose
birth date 1838
birth place Germany
death date 25 May 1925
death place Himatangi
burial date 27 May 1925
burial place Foxton
spouse father Reinold Grose
spouse mother Anorty Cosmeder
married 12 Nov 1859
marrieage place Prussia

by ohdarn on 2010-11-04 17:17:09

The Hambolt from Hamburg
list of emigration Engaged to proceed in Hamboldt Captain Busch to Wellington on 10th day of October 1874
Bogun Johann age 40 County Elsass beet sort sugar grower
Bogun Gottielba age 32 wife
Bogun Gottfred age 9 son
Bogun Anna age 8 daughter
Bogun Wilhelmina age 3 daughter
Bogun Johann age 1 and a half son

by ohdarn on 2010-11-04 17:23:12

Full Name Charles Pereival Bogun

Rank Last Held Private

Forename(s) Charles Pereival

Surname Bogun

War World War I, 1914-1918

Serial No. 13723

First Known Rank Rifleman

Occupation before Enlistment Mill hand

Next of Kin Mrs Matilda Bogun (mother), Turangaarere, New Zealand

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade

Embarkation Unit 8th Reinforcements 2nd Battalion, F Company

Embarkation Date 26 June 1916

Place of Embarkation Wellington, New Zealand

Transport HMNZT 56

Vessel Maunganui or Tahiti

Destination Devonport, England

Nominal Roll Number 34

Page on Nominal Roll 31

Last Unit Served Wellington Infantry Regiment

Place of Death France

Date of Death 18 April 1918

Year of Death 1918

Cause of Death Died of wounds

Description of Image Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918

Archives NZ source Military personnel file

Sources Used Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington

by ohdarn on 2010-11-04 17:24:09

Full Name John Bogun

Rank Last Held Private

Forename(s) John

Surname Bogun

War World War II, 1939-1945

Serial No. 22250

Gender Male

Next of Kin Mr E. Bogun (father), c/o Smyth & Boryer, Ngaroma, New Zealand

Body on Embarkation Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)

Embarkation Unit New Zealand Infantry

Last Unit Served 21Infantry Battalion

Place of Death Crete

Date of Death 2 June 1941

Age at Death 30

Year of Death 1941

Memorial Name Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Rotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2)

Memorial Reference Face 13.

Biographical Notes Son of Edward and Mary Bogun, of Rotorua

Description of Image Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, entrance (photo Tanya Ottaway 1987)
Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, entrance , Commemoration text (photo Tanya Ottaway 1987)
Rotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2), War Memorial Park. Photo G.A. Fortune 1999

Further References Commonwealth War Graves Commission record. URL: http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2105652

Sources Used Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:11:47

Johann and Gottleibe Bogun had the following children
Wilhelmina ( Amelia)
Charles William
Mabel Edith
Nellie Bertha

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:12:44

oops sorry folks forgot

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:23:30

birth date 24 Feb 1863
birth place Kaliningrad, Prussia
death date 30 dec 1944
death place ?
burial place ?
spouse Mathilda Nilsebirth date 1871
birth place Norway
death date 16 May 1943
death place Aucklanburial place spouse father Anton Nilsen
spouse mother Oline Poulsen
marriage date 26 Dec 1888
marriage place Palmerston North
they had
James Edward
Charles Percival

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:28:19

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SurnameBOGUN First NamesJOHANN GenderMale OccupationFARMER AddressASHHURST DenominationNot Known Age at Death77Y Date of Death10/10/1911 Place of DeathUN-KNOWN Date of Interment10/10/1911 Warrant TypeBURIAL CemeteryTerrace End Cemetery Cemetery Block035 Plot Number002 Head Stone Book of MemoriesNO

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:30:18

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SurnameBOGUN First NamesKATERINA GenderFemale OccupationUN-KNOWN AddressHIMITANGI DenominationAnglican Age at Death84Y Date of Death25/05/1925 Place of DeathUN-KNOWN Date of Interment27/05/1925 Warrant TypeBURIAL CemeteryTerrace End Cemetery Cemetery Block035 Plot Number002 Head Stone Book of Memories

by ohdarn on 2010-11-07 15:32:52

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SurnameBOGUN First NamesNELLIE GenderFemale OccupationBABY AddressUN-KNOWN DenominationAnglican Age at DeathUN-KNOWN Date of DeathUN-KNOWN Place of DeathUN-KNOWN Date of IntermentUN-KNOWN Warrant TypeBURIAL CemeteryTerrace End Cemetery Cemetery Block035 Plot Number004 Head Stone

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