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Johann KLAASSEN[1]

Male 1816 - 1887  (70 years)


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  • Name Johann KLAASSEN 
    Born 11 Oct 1816  Tiege, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    History They lived in the village of Petershagen, Molotschna. However, I think he was actually born in Tiege, since his parents lived there in 1816! His wife was from Petershagen according to Klaassen records. Klaassen records show his year of death as 1888. 
    Immigration 29 Jun 1877  Vaderland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reference Number 036jo 
    Died 22 Jul 1887  Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I30474  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 6 May 2014 

    Father Johann Johann KLAASSEN,   b. 19 Jul 1785,   d. 28 Oct 1841, Tiegerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Aganetha REGIER,   b. 28 Aug 1793, Neunhuben, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1863, Schaeferei, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1811  [4
    Family ID F12403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna JANTZEN,   b. 24 Aug 1820, Petershagen, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1885, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1839  Petershagen, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Aganetha KLASSEN,   b. 20 Aug 1844, Petershagen, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1928, Garden City, Finney, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Anna KLAASSEN,   b. 8 Jul 1865, Tiegerweide, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1946, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Ships
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    Built by Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Jarrow-on-Tyne. She was a 2,748 gross ton ship, length 320.5ft x beam 38.5ft, one funnel, three masts, iron construction, single screw and a speed of 13 knots. Launched on 21st Aug.1872 for the Red Star Line of Antwerp, she sailed from Antwerp on her maiden voyage to Falmouth, Halifax and Philadelphia on 20th Jan.1873. On 25th Mar.1873 she started her first Antwerp - Philadelphia direct sailing and on 29th Nov.1876 commenced her first Antwerp - New York voyage. Between 1877-87 she sailed between Antwerp and New York or Philadelphia, starting her last New York voyage on 26th Oct.1887, subsequently sailing to Philadelphia until in March 1889 she was sold to French owners and renamed GEOGRAPHIQUE. She was sunk in collision in Oct.1889.
    Family ID F21390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jul 1887 - Buhler, Reno, Kansas 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. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 321.

    3. [S56] Mennonite Brethren Gemeindebuch (Corn, Oklahoma), (Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies; Fresno, CA; Hillsboro, KS; Winnipeg, Manitoba).

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