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Aganetha BALZER

Aganetha BALZER

Female 1837 - 1903  (65 years)

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  • Name Aganetha BALZER 
    Born 24 Oct 1837  Alexanderwohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Baptism Abt Apr 1855  [2
    History p. p371: "Aufnahme: mit Attest 1878 v. d. Rudnerweider Gem. Russld." p. p471: baptized by Benjamin Ratzlaff of Rudnerweide, Russia. 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Reference Number 011ag 
    Buried Abt Apr 1903  Alexanderwohl Friedhof Cemetery, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Apr 1903  Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18147  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 21 May 2014 

    Father Heinrich BALTZER,   b. 21 Jan 1810, Klein Lubin, Amt Schwetz, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1885, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Helena SCHROEDER,   b. Abt 1816, Podwitz, Culm, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1845, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1837  Alexanderwohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F13330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Johann DUERKSEN,   b. 6 Jul 1833, Alexanderthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1891, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1857  [5
    Children 
    +1. Johann J. DUERKSEN,   b. 4 Jul 1859, Alexanderthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1923  (Age 63 years)
     2. Cornelius B. DUERKSEN,   b. 29 Apr 1868, Gnadenthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1949, Marion Co., Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Aganetha DUERKSEN,   b. 13 Aug 1869, Gnadenthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1918, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +4. Eva B. DUERKSEN,   b. 22 Feb 1873, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1939  (Age 66 years)
    +5. Susanna B. DUERKSEN,   b. 5 May 1876, Gnadenthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1950, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Photos
    Duerksen, Johann-1833 & Aganetha-1837 & Family (~1874)
    Duerksen, Johann-1833 & Aganetha-1837 & Family (~1874)
    Taken about 1874.
    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.
    Family ID F11485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jacob KRAUSE,   b. 6 Jan 1836, Gnadenthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1921, Marion Co., Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1892 
    Photos
    Krause, Jacob-1836 & Balzer, Aganetha-1837
    Krause, Jacob-1836 & Balzer, Aganetha-1837
    Taken about 1895.
    Family ID F13345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Apr 1903 - Alexanderwohl Friedhof Cemetery, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Apr 1903 - Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837 (~1874)
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837 (~1874)
    Taken about 1874.
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837
    Taken about 1895.

    Headstones
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837 (HS)
    Balzer, Aganetha-1837 (HS)

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Records, Pg. 11.

    2. [S57] Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Records, Pg. 371.

    3. [S112] Migration From the Russian Empire, Lists of Passengers Arriving at the Port of New York, (published by the Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1995), Pg. 137.

    4. [S47] Family Record Books; Vol. VI, by Alan F. Peters, Pg. 295.

    5. [S47] Family Record Books; Vol. VI, by Alan F. Peters, Pg. 278.