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John P. WALL[1]

Male 1861 - 1956  (95 years)


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  • Name John P. WALL 
    Born 13 Jan 1861  Blumstein, 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 24 Aug 1879  Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Reference Number 251jo 
    Died 29 May 1956  Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried Abt Jun 1956  Reedley Cemetery, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51114  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2014 

    Father Peter Cornelius WALL,   b. 17 Jan 1837, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1911, Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Maria WIENS,   b. 8 Jan 1837, Altonau, Sagradovka Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1938, Buhler, Reno, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1857  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    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 F25575  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katharina BALZER,   b. 23 Dec 1866, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1943, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1885 
    Children 
    +1. Peter J. WALL,   b. 24 Mar 1889, Moundridge, McPherson, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1960, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Family ID F34477  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 24 Aug 1879 - Buhler, Reno, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 May 1956 - Reedley, Fresno, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Jun 1956 - Reedley Cemetery, Reedley, Fresno, California Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Wall, John P.-1861 (HS)
    Wall, John P.-1861 (HS)

    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. [S390] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 6.0), (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. [S198] California Death Index (CDI).

    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. 134.

    4. [S55] Mennonite Brethren Gemeindebuch (Buhler, Kansas), (Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies; Fresno, CA; Hillsboro, KS; Winnipeg, Manitoba), Pg. 947.

    5. [S192] Zionsbote, 20 Jun 1956, Pg. 13.

    6. [S173] Die Mennonitische Rundschau, (Published in Elkhart, Indiana 1880-1908; Scottsdale, Pennsylvania 1908-1923; Winnipeg, Manitoba 1923-2007), 6 Jul 1938, Pg. 5.

    7. [S200] Miscellaneous, Dueck, Klaas and Descendants (1743-1981); Pg. 25.