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Jacob F. KROEKER

Male 1863 - 1937  (73 years)


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  • Name Jacob F. KROEKER 
    Born 11 Oct 1863  [1
    Gender Male 
    History He was married on 5 June 1891. 
    Reference Number 141ja 
    Died 26 May 1937  Fairholme, Parkdale, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20374  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2013 

    Father Franz KROEKER,   b. 22 Aug 1832, Blumstein, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1908, Weatherford, Custer, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Katharina THIESSEN,   b. 10 Oct 1832, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1905, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1859  [2
    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 F14198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S235] United States Federal Census, Christiania, Jackson, Minnesota; Enumeration District #121, Pg. 4.

    2. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 57.