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Family: Jacob JANZEN / Maray EITZEN (F12237)

m. 31 May 1860


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  • Father | Male
    Jacob JANZEN

    Born  23 Dec 1833  Lichtfelde, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt Aug 1923  Hooker, Texas, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Aug 1923  Adams Mennonite Cemetery, Adams, Texas, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  31 May 1860  [1]  Molotschna Colony, South Russia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Sara FRIESEN | F5865 
    Married  13 Dec 1856  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Cornelius Cornelius JANZEN | F32828 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth ? | F32828 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Maray EITZEN

    Born  2 Feb 1838  Lindenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Dec 1932  Hooker, Texas, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  16 Dec 1932  Adams Mennonite Cemetery, Adams, Texas, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Cornelius Cornelius EITZEN | F11551 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna LOEWEN | F11551 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    + Cornelius J. JANZEN

    Born  21 May 1861  Neukirch, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Aug 1948  Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Aug 1948  Mennonite Cemetery, Lehigh, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaretha EPP | F29137 
    Married  11 Feb 1883  Ebenfeld, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Maria PETERS | F24019 
    Married  2 Apr 1933  Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    + Elizabeth JANZEN

    Born  12 Jan 1867  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Dec 1941  Eakly, Caddo, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Dec 1941  Mennonite Brethren Cemetery, Corn, Washita, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  David D. NIKKEL | F12721 
    Married  6 Apr 1886   
    Spouse  Heinrich G. SIEMENS | F12741 
    Married  30 Jun 1912   

  • Headstones
    Janzen, Jacob-1833 & Maray-1838 (HS)
    Janzen, Jacob-1833 & Maray-1838 (HS)

    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. 126.