The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 680

Builder Identification

Reading Pennsylvania, 1847-1867?

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    Born c. 1793; Swiss; brother of Daniel Bohler; father of Daniel, Frederick, Ludwig {Lewis} and Samuel Bohler; organbuilder with brother in Switzerland, c. 1820; immigrated to Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, between 1829-1833, canal lock-keeper; in Reading, Pennsylvania, by c. 1847-1850, organbuilder with sons; died after 1867.



Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by Johann [John] Bohler.

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