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Family: Carl August KOHFELD / Katherina JANZEN (F11831)

m. 17 Jun 1858


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  • Father | Male
    Carl August KOHFELD

    Born  8 Sep 1835  Thorn, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 May 1902  Lehigh, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  17 Jun 1858  [1]   
    Father  Christian KOHFELD | F21918 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Eva BARTEL | F21918 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Katherina JANZEN

    Born  19 Dec 1840   
    Died  4 May 1912  Lehigh, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt May 1912  Springfield KMB Cemetery, Lehigh, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Heinrich Franz JANZEN | F21917 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Helena KRAHN | F21917 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Katharina (Tina) KOHFELD

    Born  25 Aug 1867   
    Died  1 Apr 1944   
    Buried  Abt Apr 1944  Springfield KMB Cemetery, Lehigh, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Peter S. FRIESEN | F5724 
    Married  1 Oct 1905   

  • Ships
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    Built by Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Jarrow-on-Tyne. She was a 2,748 gross ton ship, length 320.5ft x beam 38.5ft, one funnel, three masts, iron construction, single screw and a speed of 13 knots. Launched on 21st Aug.1872 for the Red Star Line of Antwerp, she sailed from Antwerp on her maiden voyage to Falmouth, Halifax and Philadelphia on 20th Jan.1873. On 25th Mar.1873 she started her first Antwerp - Philadelphia direct sailing and on 29th Nov.1876 commenced her first Antwerp - New York voyage. Between 1877-87 she sailed between Antwerp and New York or Philadelphia, starting her last New York voyage on 26th Oct.1887, subsequently sailing to Philadelphia until in March 1889 she was sold to French owners and renamed GEOGRAPHIQUE. She was sunk in collision in Oct.1889.

  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Church Book of the Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church in the Molotschna Colony of South Russia, by Duerksen, Velda (Richert) and Duerksen, Jacob A., (Mennonite Immigrant Historical Foundation; Goessel, Kansas; 1987), Pg. 125.