Caroline Bittner, b. 25 September 1858 at Poland, d. 22 December 1944 at Duncan, British Columbia
Father: Gotlieb Bittner, b. 1825 at Wloclawek, Poland, d. April 1921 at Goldap, East Prussia
Mother: Unknown, b. at Poland, d. at Poland
The following information is gleaned from many sources. (More)
Caroline arrived in Canada on September 16, 1888 with her two daughters Wilhemina (Minnie) and Laura (Tillie). . The passenger list did not include husband Daniel who must have arrived earlier. Her sister Wilhemina (married to Edward Stelter) and Allesdina "Justina", came also. The couple homesteaded in Medicine Hat, Edmonton, Manitoba, Waldheim, Young and Clark's Crossing. In 1898 they adopted Lena and John Ohlson in Winnipeg. About 1900, they became members of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Their final move was to New Westminster, BC. After Daniel's death, Caroline lived the final 18 months of her life on the "Smith farm" in Duncan.
Spouse: Daniel Tohm, b. 7 May 1860 at Zhitomir Parish, Poland, d. 16 March 1943 at New Westminster, British Columbia
Married at Poland.
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