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Jacob E. KLASSEN[1]

Male 1857 - 1938  (81 years)


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  • Name Jacob E. KLASSEN 
    Born 29 Jan 1857  Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Health Going blind from glaucoma. 
    History His old style birth date was 17 Jan 1857. "Sims Genealogy" says he was born 29 Jan 1857. Somewhere the name was changed from Klaassen to Klassen, although his headstone still reads Klaassen. He was married twice. Information about his 2nd marriage to Maria Koop was given by Beatrice Schmidt Wedel, whose mother was Helena Klassen and father was Gerhard Jerry Schmidt. He was in the nursing home at Goessel, Kansas in 1936 and was going blind from glaucoma. 
    Immigration 9 Nov 1874  Polynesian; Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reference Number 036ja 
    Died 20 Jun 1938  Goessel, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 26 Jun 1938  Parkview Cemetery, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: Row 6
    Person ID I59140  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2015 

    Father Martin KLASSEN,   b. 23 Feb 1822, Tiegenhagen, Gross Werder, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1882, Gnadenau, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Margaretha TOEWS,   b. 10 Apr 1829, Lindenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1913  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 25 Oct 1854  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F5816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elisabeth WOHLGEMUTH,   b. 21 May 1857, Wola Wodzynska, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1894, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1878 
    Family ID F39761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Maria KOOP,   b. 12 Feb 1869, Steinfeld, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1925, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1895  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Martha KLASSEN,   b. 4 Mar 1906, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1993, Reedley, Fresno, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Headstones
    Klassen, Jacob E.-1857 & Maria-1869 (HS)
    Klassen, Jacob E.-1857 & Maria-1869 (HS)
    Located in Parkview Cemetery on 13 Mile Road, 1 mile South of Hillsboro, Kansas.
    Lat. 38.3197; Long. -97.206131
    Family ID F39760  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1938 - Goessel, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Jun 1938 - Parkview Cemetery, Hillsboro, Marion, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • 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. [S360] Quebec Passenger Lists of Mennonite Immigrants to Manitoba: 1874 - 1880, by Barkman, Cathy Friesen, (published by the Hanover Steinbach Historical Society, Inc).

    3. [S412] Der Wahrheitsfreund, 6 Jul 1938, Pg. 6.

    4. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pgs. 27 (Family #58), 227.