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Family: David Abraham NICKEL / Helena JANZEN (F21485)

m. 31 Oct 1831


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  • Father | Male
    David Abraham NICKEL

    Born  7 Nov 1808  Rudnerweide, Stuhm, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Oct 1883   
    Buried     
    Married  31 Oct 1831  [1]   
    Father  Abraham Siebrant NICKEL | F21487 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sara UNRAU | F21487 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Helena JANZEN

    Born  21 Jun 1813  Schoenwiese, Chortitza Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Feb 1895  Watonwan Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Franz JANZEN | F21920 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna ? | F21920 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    + Aelt. David D. NICKEL

    Born  30 Aug 1853  Rudnerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Aug 1940  Chortitza, Chortitza Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Margaretha DUECK | F22498 
    Married  Abt 1875  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth KAETHLER | F22499 
    Married  Abt 1918  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    + Anna NICKEL

    Born  4 Sep 1832   
    Died  3 Feb 1893   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Johann REGIER | F24313 
    Married  1 Feb 1851   

    Child 3 | Female
    + Helena D. NICKEL

    Born  14 Dec 1834  Rudnerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Aug 1905  Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Gerhard LOHRENZ | F27526 
    Married  26 Jan 1854  Rudnerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    + Aganetha NICKEL

    Born  12 Aug 1846  Rudnerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Aug 1905  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Aug 1905  Cornerstone Bible Church Cemetery, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rev. Johann BECKER | F11667 
    Married  11 Feb 1864  Rudnerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia 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. [S83] Friesen, Jacob L.; The Friesen-Toews Genealogy and Memoirs, Pg. 13.