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Cornelius Peter BECKER[1]

Male 1824 - Abt 1879  (54 years)


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  • Name Cornelius Peter BECKER 
    Born 16 Nov 1824  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism Abt 1842  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History His age is given as 47 on the ship passenger list in 1874, which is apparently incorrect. 
    Immigration 26 Dec 1874  Vaderland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Reference Number 018co 
    Died Abt Aug 1879  Lone Tree (Moundridge), McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Abt Aug 1879  Lone Tree (Moundridge), McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32054  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 14 May 2014 

    Father Peter Peter BECKER,   b. 26 Aug 1792, Przechowka, Amt Schwetz, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Maria WEDEL,   b. Abt 1798 
    Married Abt 1820 
    Family ID F14282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisabeth THOMAS,   b. 3 Mar 1834, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1875, Florence, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married Abt 1850  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eva BECKER,   b. 12 May 1856, Antonovka, Volhynia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1925, Halstead, Harvey, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Carolina BECKER,   b. 14 Dec 1862, Antonovka, Volhynia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1880  (Age 17 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 F22358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt Aug 1879 - Lone Tree (Moundridge), McPherson, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Aug 1879 - Lone Tree (Moundridge), McPherson, 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. [S258] Kirchen Buch fuer die Canntonn-Mennoniten Gemeinde im Caeunty Mecsfersen, Pg. 40.

    3. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 200.