Lina Torneden

F, #871
1st cousin 2 times removed of Sheila Sue Altenbernd
Father*Johan Bernhard Karl Torneden b. 26 July 1819, d. 12 June 1907
Mother*Carolina Friederika Emilie Altenbernd b. 4 July 1825, d. 5 April 1888
     Lina Torneden was the daughter of Johan Bernhard Karl Torneden and Carolina Friederika Emilie Altenbernd.
     Lina Torneden immigrated on 26 May 1869 to in Lexington, Johnson County, Kansas, USA, with her parents Johan Bernhard Karl Torneden and Carolina Friederika Emilie Torneden On May 26, 1869, Johan and his family left Germany. They arrived in Baltimore on June 14, 1869 on the ship "Baltimore". They settled in Lexington, Johnson County, Kansas. Lexington is east of Eudora.

They left Germany to keep their two older sons, August and Simon (“Sam”), out of the German army. Caroline’s brother, Conrad Altenbernd Sr., arranged for the trip to Eudora from Lippe Detmold, Germany, in 1869. It took two wagon trips from Kansas City to bring all their belongings.1
Last Edited=28 June 2020


  1. [S526] Eudora Kansas History, online, viewed on March 27, 2011, viewed by Sheila Altenbernd (#172) . Hereinafter cited as Eudora Kansas History.

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