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Family: Heinrich H. BALZER / Katharina REIMER (F10265)

m. 24 Jan 1846


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  • Father | Male
    Heinrich H. BALZER

    Born  17 Aug 1820  Kommerau, Graudenz, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Jun 1896  Delft, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  27 Jun 1896  Voth Cemetery, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Jan 1846  [1]  Molotschna Colony, South Russia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Heinrich BALTZER | F21346 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elisabeth GOERZ | F21346 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Katharina REIMER

    Born  23 Sep 1824  Muntau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Apr 1901  Delft, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Apr 1901  Voth Cemetery, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Heinrich Aron REIMER | F10254 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Maria B. FAST | F10254 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Maria BALZER

    Born  12 Oct 1846  Waldheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Feb 1922  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Feb 1922  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Kornelius ENNS | F34534 
    Married  Abt 1867  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Cornelius HEIDEBRECHT | F34531 
    Married  10 Oct 1875  Waldheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Johann Abraham WIEBE | F15085 
    Married  21 Apr 1877  Gnadenfeld, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    + Heinrich H. BALZER

    Born  28 Aug 1852  Muntau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jan 1898  Delft, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Jan 1898  Carson Cemetery, Carson, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah KLASSEN | F10337 
    Married  14 Nov 1874  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Katharina BALZER

    Born  24 Jan 1859   
    Died  Abt 1880   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Jacob Heinrich BALZER

    Born  24 Jun 1861  Alexanderkrone, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Aug 1948  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Aug 1948  Mountain Lake Cemetery, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Maria KLAASSEN | F10691 
    Married  26 Dec 1883  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Helena FAST | F11014 
    Married  31 Jan 1909  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Susanna BALZER

    Born  19 Nov 1863   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    Peter H. BALZER

    Born  12 Feb 1866   
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Ships
    S.S. Strassburg-1872
    S.S. Strassburg-1872
    The steamship STRASSBURG was built for Norddeutscher Lloyd by Caird & Co, Greenock (yard #166), and was launched on 24 May 1872. 3,025 tons; 107,06 x 11,89 meters (length x breadth); straight stem (first Norddeutscher Lloyd high-seas vessel so built), 1 funnel, 2 masts; iron construction, screw propulsion, twin single-expansion engine, service speed 11 knots; accommodation for 60 passengers in 1st class, 120 in 2nd class, and 889 to 900 in steerage; crew of 70 to 100. The STRASSBURG was the "name ship" of the 13 vessels of Norddeutscher Lloyd's Strassburg Class of passenger vessels, and was built for the Line's New Orleans service. 3 September 1872, maiden voyage, Bremen - Southampton - New York. 16 October 1872, first voyage, Bremen - Havre - New Orleans. 1874, given new boilers and compound engine, service speed 12 knots. Made one voyage to Hankau for a cargo of tea, being the first German steamship through the Suez Canal. 16 February 1881, first voyage, Bremen-Baltimore. 11 November 1881, first voyage, Bremen-South America. 1883-1896, primarily to South America. 1885, refitted in Bremerhaven. 2 August 1893, last voyage, Bremen-New York (12 roundtrip voyages). 25 January 1896, last voyage, Bremen-South America. August 1896, sold to Tardi & Co, Genoa, for scrapping. 1897, scrapped at Genoa.

  • Sources 
    1. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pgs. 242, 307.