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Jakob KOEHN[1]

Male 1835 - 1908  (72 years)


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  • Name Jakob KOEHN 
    Born 19 Nov 1835  Schardau, 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 28 Sep 1879  Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History He was residing at Waldheim #1 in 1874 per the Molotschna school registers. He immigrated from Waldheim, bound for Newton, Kansas, per the Bremen departure lists. 
    Reference Number 133ja 
    Died 29 Feb 1908  Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I30993  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2014 

    Father Andreas KOEHN,   b. Abt 1805 
    Mother Elisabeth RICHERT,   b. Abt 1810 
    Married Abt 1830 
    Family ID F21707  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna UNRUH,   b. 1 Jun 1840, Schardau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1922, Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1860  Alexanderthal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth KOEHN,   b. 21 Sep 1874, Waldheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1950, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 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 F21708  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 28 Sep 1879 - Buhler, Reno, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Feb 1908 - 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. [S55] Mennonite Brethren Gemeindebuch (Buhler, Kansas), (Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies; Fresno, CA; Hillsboro, KS; Winnipeg, Manitoba), Pg. 899.

    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. [S55] Mennonite Brethren Gemeindebuch (Buhler, Kansas), (Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies; Fresno, CA; Hillsboro, KS; Winnipeg, Manitoba), Pg. 900.