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Abraham S. WILLEMS[1]

Male 1858 - 1945  (86 years)


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  • Name Abraham S. WILLEMS 
    Born 17 Nov 1858  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 25 Jul 1875  Nederland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Baptism 23 May 1884  Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    History One record says he was born at Karassan, Crimea, South Russia. One record says he was born in the "Old Colony" in Russia. Mountain Lake 1877 p. 32: "ausgegangen". Mountain Lake 1877 p. 139: "1884 zur Bruedergemeinde mit Frau uebergetreten". Mountain Lake 1877 p. 373: baptized by Aron Wall. Source Waldheim book 424. He was rebaptized 25 May 1884 and joined the M.B. Church, Mountain Lake.
    Abraham moved his family to Waldheim, Saskatchewan, from Mountain Lake, Minnesota in 1899. He had immigrated to the USA with his father and 5 brothers and 5 sisters. One brother stayed in Russia. His mother had died in Russia. 
    Immigration 10 Aug 1899  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 261ab 
    Buried Abt Nov 1945  Brotherfield Cemetery, Brotherfield, Laird, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Nov 1945  Waldheim, Laird, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7
    Person ID I56461  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2014 

    Father Gerhard WILLEMS,   b. 11 Nov 1820, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1900, Rosthern, Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Katharina B. REMPEL,   b. 3 Mar 1823, Lichtfelde, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1875, Kutyuki, Crimea Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1841  South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F22885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah FLAMING,   b. 19 Nov 1859, Kleefeld, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1936, Waldheim, Laird, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1881  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Children 
    +1. Anna WILLEMS,   b. 16 Aug 1893,   d. 23 Dec 1975  (Age 82 years)
    Headstones
    Willems, Abraham S.-1858 & Sarah-1859 (HS)
    Willems, Abraham S.-1858 & Sarah-1859 (HS)
    Family ID F38010  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jan 1881 - Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 23 May 1884 - Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 10 Aug 1899 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1945 - Waldheim, Laird, Saskatchewan, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S423] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 7.0), (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. 32.

    3. [S173] Die Mennonitische Rundschau, (Published in Elkhart, Indiana 1880-1908; Scottsdale, Pennsylvania 1908-1923; Winnipeg, Manitoba 1923-2007), 26 Dec 1945, Pg. 7.

    4. [S403] Mennonite Brethren Church, Brotherfield, Saskatchewan, Canada, (CMBS holdings), Pgs. 5, 13.

    5. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 246.

    6. [S192] Zionsbote, 19 Dec 1945, Pg. 12.

    7. [S403] Mennonite Brethren Church, Brotherfield, Saskatchewan, Canada, (CMBS holdings), Pg. 5.

    8. [S301] The Baergen Heritage: 1725-1975, by Baergen, Gerhard (b. 12 Jul 1906) and Melvin Unruh (b. 18 Nov 1924), (Rite-Way Printing in Bethany, Oklahoma; 1975).

    9. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pg. 236.

    10. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 139.