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Susanna B. DUERKSEN

Female 1876 - 1950  (74 years)


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  • Name Susanna B. DUERKSEN 
    Born 5 May 1876  Gnadenthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Baptism 3 Jun 1895  [3
    History She was baptized by Jacob Buller. One Alexanderwohl entry, and the Janet Bartel submission say she was born 5 May. 
    Reference Number 051su 
    Died 5 Nov 1950  Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 9 Nov 1950  Alexanderwohl Friedhof Cemetery, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18149  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2014 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Aganetha BALZER,   b. 24 Oct 1837, Alexanderwohl, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1903, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1857  [4
    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 Franz M. GOOSSEN,   b. 17 Dec 1876, Landskrone, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1943, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1900  Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Alvin D. GOOSSEN,   b. 18 Feb 1907,   d. 22 Nov 1997, Moundridge, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F13346  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Apr 1900 - Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Nov 1950 - Goessel, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Nov 1950 - Alexanderwohl Friedhof Cemetery, Goessel, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Duerksen, Susanna B.-1876 (HS)
    Duerksen, Susanna B.-1876 (HS)

    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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Records, Pgs. 114, 377.

    2. [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.

    3. [S57] Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Records, Pg. 404.

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

    5. [S51] Family Charts, by Alan F. Peters.