Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. Bot-keen
Edit Status Status
Contributor Contrib.Olga on 11/1/2015
This was the surname of Evgeniy Botkin ( 1865 - 1918) who was the Russian court physician. He remained loyal to the family of Tsar Nicholas II Romanov when the revolution occurred and followed them into exile in Siberia. He died with Tsar Nicholas II, his wife, children and a few other loyalists on July 17, 1918.