August Hoehne was born April 20, 1841 in Osterwald, Germany. I'm not sure when he came to America, but he was in Proviso, Illinois by 1869. That's when he married Louise Volker. August died October 19, 1928 in Sterling, Johnson County, Nebraska. Louise was born February 11, 1851 in Hanover, Germany. She died November 14, 1916 in Sterling. August and Louise had at least one child. Sophia Louise Hoehne was born November 9, 1876 in Proviso, Illinois. She married John Eiler Bargman on March 9, 1899 in Sterling. Sophia died September 20, 1951 in Sterling. John Bargman was born in Hoyerhagen, Hanover, Germany on March 14, 1876 and passed away in Sterling on August 3, 1963.
The following Hoehnes are buried in WEST STERLING IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CEMETERY, JOHNSON COUNTY, NEBRASKA: Adolph, Alfred, Arthur, August, Christian, Clara, Dorette, Emma Oestmann, Erna, Freddie, Louise, Maria, Maria, Selma, Walter.