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Peter Jacob MARTENS

Male 1785 - Abt 1874  (88 years)


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  • Name Peter Jacob MARTENS 
    Born 18 Jul 1785  Pietzkendorf, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism Abt 1798  Tiegenhagen, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    History He migrated from Reimerswalde, Prussia to Grossweide, Molotschna, South Russia in 1819 (B.H. Unruh, p. 368; P. Rempel, p. 132, 150, 160). In the 1835 Molotschna Colony Census he is listed at Grossweide #10, where he is said to have come to Russia in 1819 with his wife. The age given in the census indicates a birth year of about 1790. Unruh says he was born 1787. The Lyle Deckert submission gives the exact date given here. He was 87 years, 9 months old when he died. 
    Immigration Abt 1819  Grossweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Reference Number 160pe 
    Died Abt Apr 1874  Grossweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17639  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2011 

    Father Jacob MARTENS,   b. Abt 1760, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Helena LIEDTKE,   b. Abt 1765, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1784  West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaretha LOEWEN,   b. Abt 1779, Tiegenhof, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1836, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1809  West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Peter Peter MARTENS,   b. 21 Nov 1812
    +2. Helena MARTENS,   b. Abt 1814, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1871, Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
    Family ID F12962  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S52] Die Niederlaendisch-Niederdeutschen Hintergruende der Mennonitschen Ostwanderungen im 16., 18. und 19. Jahrhundert, by Unruh, Benjamin Heinrich, (published in 1955 by Heinrich Schneider in Karlsruhe, Germany), Pg. 368.

    2. [S196] Mennonite Migration to Russia, 1788-1828, by Rempel, Peter, (Manitoba Mennonite Historical Society, Winnipeg, 2000), Pgs. 132, 150, 160.

    3. [S160] Ewert Family Register.