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Jacob R. CLASSEN[1]

Male 1832 - 1898  (66 years)


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  • Name Jacob R. CLASSEN 
    Born 22 Jul 1832  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    History "Buried in family garden plot in Jansen, Nebraska. Was farmer, deacon. Patient - Got angry once. Set wife on fence to kiss." Tracing our Heritage. Was the oldest son of Jacob and Helena Klassen - had 4 sisters. Was elected as a deacon in the KG church in Jansen on Jan 24, 1877 and served in the office until his death. Plett book (107). He immigrated from Steinbach (probably Borozenko Colony), South Russia, per the Hamburg departure lists. 
    Immigration 27 Aug 1874  Cimbria; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 036ja 
    Died 31 Aug 1898  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Abt Sep 1898  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Family Garden Plot
    Person ID I16160  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2014 

    Father Jacob David KLASSEN,   b. 13 Jul 1792, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1869, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Helena REINERT,   b. 21 Dec 1801, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 5 Oct 1830 
    Family ID F12294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Katherina JANZEN,   b. 27 Aug 1838, Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1890, Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1857  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Helena J. CLASSEN,   b. 4 Sep 1858, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1870, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
    +2. Katharina J. CLASSEN,   b. 28 Feb 1860, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1937, Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +3. Rev. Jacob J. CLASSEN,   b. 11 Aug 1861, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1904, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +4. Cornelius J. CLASSEN,   b. 8 Feb 1863, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1931, Meade, Meade, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Johann CLASSEN,   b. 2 Jul 1864, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1864, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. Johann M. CLASSEN,   b. 10 Sep 1865, Nikopol, Nepluyevka Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1923, Meade, Meade, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     7. David CLASSEN,   b. 7 Aug 1867, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1867, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Abraham CLASSEN,   b. 4 Nov 1868, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1869, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Abraham CLASSEN,   b. 18 Mar 1870, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1870, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Sara CLASSEN,   b. 25 Jul 1872, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1874  (Age 2 years)
    +11. Gerhard J. CLASSEN,   b. 7 Apr 1874, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1958  (Age 84 years)
     12. Sara J. CLASSEN,   b. 23 May 1877, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1947, Meade, Meade, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +13. Abraham Jansen CLASSEN,   b. 27 Sep 1878, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1964, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     14. Isaac J. CLASSEN,   b. 20 Nov 1880, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1881, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F11417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth B. FRIESEN,   b. 26 Dec 1840, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1922, Meade, Meade, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1890  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1890 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Aug 1898 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Sep 1898 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S41] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 2.0), (Published by the Genealogy Project Committee of the California Mennonite Historical Society; 4824 East Butler Avenue, Fresno, California 93727-5097; Phone (559) 453-2225).

    2. [S235] United States Federal Census, Cub Creek, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #284, Pg. 7.

    3. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 170.