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Family: Franz KROEKER / Katharina THIESSEN (F14198)

m. 29 Mar 1859


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  • Father | Male
    Franz KROEKER

    Born  22 Aug 1832  Blumstein, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jan 1908  Weatherford, Custer, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  29 Mar 1859  [1]   
    Other Spouse  Maria BORNN | F14746 
    Married  14 Jan 1854   
    Father  Julius Julius KROEKER | F12544 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna JANZEN | F12544 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Katharina THIESSEN

    Born  10 Oct 1832  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Feb 1905  Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Johann Johann THIESSEN | F28340 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Maria BOSCHMANN | F28340 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Franz KROEKER

    Born  24 Dec 1859   
    Died  4 Apr 1860   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    + Franz F. KROEKER

    Born  23 Sep 1861  Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Jul 1936  Tulare, Tulare, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Jul 1936  Zion Krimmer M.B. Church Cemetery, Dinuba, Tulare, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaretha REGIER | F13720 
    Married  5 Jan 1886  Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Maria RICHERT | F26255 
    Married  Abt 1920  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Jacob F. KROEKER

    Born  11 Oct 1863   
    Died  26 May 1937  Fairholme, Parkdale, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Heinrich KROEKER

    Born  28 Feb 1866   
    Died  19 Apr 1866   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Female
    Katharina KROEKER

    Born  29 Mar 1867   
    Died  1 Jul 1867   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    Johann KROEKER

    Born  15 Oct 1868  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Male
    + Henry Frank KROEKER

    Born  17 Jun 1875  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Jan 1947  Dallas, Polk, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Anna KROEKER | F14747 
    Married  10 Feb 1905  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location

  • 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. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 57.