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Gerhard NEUFELD

Male 1836 - 1916  (80 years)


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  • Name Gerhard NEUFELD 
    Born 12 Feb 1836  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    History Hebron Gemeinde Buch p. 22: "1879 den __ September sammt Frau in die Gem. getreten". Hebron Kirchenbuch p. 322: funeral text 2 Cor 5. He immigrated from Gnadenthal, Russia, bound for Burton, Kansas, per the Bremen departure lists. 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Reference Number 169ge 
    Died 7 May 1916  McPherson Co., Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 16 May 1916  Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22657  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2014 

    Family 1 Anna SCHROEDER,   b. 27 May 1838, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Jun 1860  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaretha BALZER,   b. 27 Nov 1854, Marienthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1936, McPherson Co., Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1875  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Margaretha NEUFELD,   b. 14 Dec 1882, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1962, Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 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 F13774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 May 1916 - McPherson Co., Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 May 1916 - Buhler, Reno, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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.

    2. [S173] Die Mennonitische Rundschau, (Published in Elkhart, Indiana 1880-1908; Scottsdale, Pennsylvania 1908-1923; Winnipeg, Manitoba 1923-2007), 26 Aug 1936, Pg. 4.