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Gerhard B. REMPEL

Male 1816 - 1888  (71 years)


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  • Name Gerhard B. REMPEL 
    Born 14 Dec 1816  Elbing, Amt Elbing, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    History The 1835 census says that his parents' family didn't come to Russia until 1817, so he was probably born in Prussia. He was residing in Margenau in 1855 per the Molotschna School Registers. The 1858 Molotschna School Registers say that he moved away from Margenau, presumably sometime in 1857 or in 1858. He was residing in Mariawohl in 1862 and 1874 per the Molotschna School Registers. The Cornelius Janzen submission says he died 9 Jan 1888. 
    Immigration 28 Jul 1876  Vaderland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 199ge 
    Religion Mennonite 
    Died 25 Feb 1888  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16556  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2014 

    Father Peter Bernhard REMPEL,   b. 15 Sep 1792, Elbing, Amt Elbing, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1837, Muntau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Katharina BERCHEN,   b. 2 May 1780, Petershagenfeld, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1831, Lichtfelde, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 28 May 1813  Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F11771  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Helena WIENS,   b. Abt 1815,   d. 30 Jan 1840  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1839 
    Family ID F12157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah ADRIAN,   b. 10 Feb 1816, Boenhoff, Stuhm, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1849  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1841  [4
    Children 
    +1. Gerhard Gerhard REMPEL,   b. 22 Sep 1843, Mariawohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1879, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +2. Elisabeth REMPEL,   b. 6 Jan 1845, Mariawohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1928, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Family ID F11672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Maria WARKENTIN,   b. Abt 1820,   d. 11 Jul 1855  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 17 Jul 1849 
    Children 
    +1. Maria REMPEL,   b. 28 May 1851, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1907, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Johann REMPEL,   b. 12 Feb 1853, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1904, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Family ID F11740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Gertruda BARKMAN,   b. 22 Apr 1835, Rueckenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1862, Mariawohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1855 
    Family ID F12158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 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 1862  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    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.
    Family ID F15363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1862 - Molotschna Colony, South Russia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 1888 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S235] United States Federal Census, Cub Creek, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #284, Pg. 7.

    2. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 295.

    3. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pg. 233.

    4. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pgs. 109, 236.

    5. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pg. 236.