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Jacob THIESSEN[1]

Male 1842 - 1912  (69 years)


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  • Name Jacob THIESSEN 
    Born 11 Nov 1842  Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism Abt 1863  Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History Mountain Lake 1878 p. 18: baptized by Bernhard Peters. Married by Isaac Sawatzky. Lived on sec. 6, Kummel Township, Jackson Co. His old style birth date was 30 Oct. 
    Immigration 29 Jun 1877  Vaderland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Reference Number 240ja 
    Died 19 Apr 1912  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I33487  Reid Family
    Last Modified 16 May 2014 

    Father Abraham THIESSEN,   b. 18 Feb 1800, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1851, Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Judith (Edith) LEPP,   b. 11 Jul 1802, Altmuensterberg, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1874, Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1824  Pordenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna KUNKEL,   b. 16 Dec 1832, Pordenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Nov 1865  Hierschau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Aganetha THIESSEN,   b. 19 Oct 1870, Waldheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1961, Tacoma, Pierce, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 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 F23237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - Abt 1863 - Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Apr 1912 - Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota 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. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 18.

    3. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 94.

    4. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 322.

    5. [S460] Minnesota Death Index, Cert. #2427.