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Heinrich KROEKER[1]

Male 1850 - 1921  (70 years)


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  • Name Heinrich KROEKER 
    Born 5 Oct 1850  Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptism 21 Jun 1897  Kirk, Yuma, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    History His new style birth date was 16 October. He immigrated from Fuerstenwerder, bound for Sutton, Nebraska, per the Bremen departure lists. He had a total of 11 children, 3 died in childhood. 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 141he 
    Died 4 Jun 1921  Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I20196  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2014 

    Father Martin Martin KROEKER,   b. 7 Jun 1806, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1856, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Helena ENNS,   b. 21 Jun 1806, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1855, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1828  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F15773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah FAST,   b. 3 Nov 1853, Fuerstenwerder, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1942, Enid, Garfield, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1875  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Heinrich KROEKER,   b. 24 Feb 1876, Fuerstenwerder, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1929  (Age 52 years)
    +2. Gerhard KROEKER,   b. 8 Jan 1879, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1972, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +3. Sarah KROEKER,   b. 12 Feb 1881, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1973, Enid, Garfield, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +4. Bernhard KROEKER,   b. 5 Jan 1884, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1934, Coldwater, Dallam, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +5. Tina KROEKER,   b. 18 Jul 1886, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1978, Enid, Garfield, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +6. Isaak KROEKER,   b. 8 Feb 1889, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1966, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Anna KROEKER,   b. 4 Sep 1890
    +8. Helena KROEKER,   b. 14 Mar 1893, Joes, Yuma, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1955  (Age 62 years)
     9. Maria KROEKER,   b. Abt 1895,   d. Abt 1895  (Age ~ 0 years)
    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 F15573  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1850 - Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jun 1875 - Molotschna Colony, South Russia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 21 Jun 1897 - Kirk, Yuma, Colorado Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Jun 1921 - Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 3.0), (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, Town #10, York, Nebraska; LDS microfilm #1,254,757 & NARA microfilm T9-0757; Pg. 457A.

    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. 138.

    4. [S192] Zionsbote, 22 Jun 1921, Pg. 10.

    5. [S200] Miscellaneous, Groff, Sharon, letter to John D. Thiesen, 8 Jan 1999.