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Family: Martin K. DUERKSEN / Katharina REIMER (F38762)

m. 7 Dec 1859


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  • Father | Male
    Martin K. DUERKSEN

    Born  12 Feb 1836  Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Aug 1915  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Aug 1915  Inman South Cemetery, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  7 Dec 1859  [1]  Molotschna Colony, South Russia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Martin David DUERKSEN | F34144 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Agatha REMPEL | F34144 Group Sheet 

    Katharina REIMERMother | Female
    Katharina REIMER

    Born  27 Nov 1840  Rueckenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Feb 1925  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt Feb 1925  Inman South Cemetery, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Aganetha A. DOERKSENChild 1 | Female
    + Aganetha A. DOERKSEN

    Born  29 Jan 1873  Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 May 1948  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Abt May 1948  Inman North Cemetery, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  David H. EDIGER | F24193 
    Married  29 May 1894  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Headstones
    Dirksen, Martin K.-1836 & Katharina-1840 (HS)
    Dirksen, Martin K.-1836 & Katharina-1840 (HS)
    Birth dates as engraved are both in error. The birth date for Martin should read Feb. 24, 1836 (new style) and the date for Katharina should read Nov. 27, 1840 (one year off).

    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 320.5 ft x beam 38.5 ft, 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. [S74] Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church, Inman, Kansas Kirchenbuch, Pg. 52.