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Aelt. Klaas D. KROEKER[1]

Male 1860 - 1942  (82 years)


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  • Name Klaas D. KROEKER 
    Prefix Aelt. 
    Born 13 Feb 1860  Fuerstenwerder, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Baptism 3 Jul 1881  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History He lived in Inman, Kansas, and was elder of the Toews Church. Listed in the 1900 U.S. Census for Reno County, Kansas, Little River Twp. Bethel Inman I p. 258: "Uebergeschrieben 1894". Bethel Inman I p. 318: "Uebergeschrieben 1916". Bethel Inman II p. 40 gives a new style birth date of 25 Feb 1860. "Ano 1925 aus dem alten Kirchenbuch Uebergeschrieben." p. 41: baptized by Heinrich Toews. 
    Reference Number 141ni 
    Died 21 May 1942  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I34519  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2015 

    Father Peter KROEKER,   b. 19 Dec 1830, Prangenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1885, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Helena DUECK,   b. 13 May 1838, Fuerstenwerder, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1916, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1859  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    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 F22465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaretha ESAU,   b. 10 Jul 1873, Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1952, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1894  Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Peter E. KROEKER,   b. 6 Sep 1896, Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1974, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Helen E. KROEKER,   b. 25 Apr 1900, Inman, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 2000, Lake Oswego, Clackamas, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
    Family ID F23818  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 3 Jul 1881 - Inman, McPherson, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1894 - Inman, McPherson, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 May 1942 - Inman, McPherson, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • 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.

  • 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. [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. 136.

    3. [S289] Birth and Membership Record of Bethel Mennonite Church, Inman, Kansas, Pgs. 108, 318.

    4. [S289] Birth and Membership Record of Bethel Mennonite Church, Inman, Kansas, Pg. 41.

    5. [S412] Der Wahrheitsfreund, 3 Jun 1942, Pg. 5.

    6. [S289] Birth and Membership Record of Bethel Mennonite Church, Inman, Kansas, Pg. 108.

    7. [S289] Birth and Membership Record of Bethel Mennonite Church, Inman, Kansas, Pgs. 258, 318.