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Helena DECKERT

Helena DECKERT[1]

Female 1859 - 1948  (88 years)

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  • Name Helena DECKERT 
    Born 10 Aug 1859  Karolswalde, Volhynia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 12 Nov 1875  Suevia; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Baptism Abt 1879  [3
    History One source states that she died in Freeman, South Dakota, but her grandson Robert Thieszen (b. 27 Oct 1938) says she died in Marion, South Dakota. 
    Reference Number 043hl 
    Buried Abt Jan 1948  Tieszen Cemetery, Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Jan 1948  Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I59737  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 2 May 2016 

    Father Fredrick Wilhelm DECKERT,   b. 8 Jan 1824, Filehene, Posen, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1895, Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Maria SCHARTNER,   b. 31 Dec 1833, Karolswalde, Volhynia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1912, Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1853  Karolswalde, Volhynia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22199  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Aelt. Derk P. TIESZEN,   b. 7 Mar 1859, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1946, Freeman, Hutchinson, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1880  Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • One source incorrectly states that they were married in Karolswalde, Volhynia, but his grandson Robert Thieszen (b. 27 Oct 1938) says that they were married in Marion, South Dakota. He immigrated before the date of his marriage.
    Children 
    +1. Abraham Vernon TIESZEN,   b. 10 Aug 1885, Marion, Turner, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1976, Freeman, Hutchinson, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Headstones
    Tieszen, Derk P.-1859 & Helena-1859 (HS)
    Tieszen, Derk P.-1859 & Helena-1859 (HS)
    Family ID F40113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Dec 1880 - Marion, Turner, South Dakota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1948 - Marion, Turner, South Dakota Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Deckert, Helena-1859 (~1905)
    Deckert, Helena-1859 (~1905)
    Taken about 1905.

  • Sources 
    1. [S486] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 2016), (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. [S293] History and Record of the Tieszen Family, by Tieszen, David D., (Marion, South Dakota, 1954), Pg. 33.

    3. [S389] Der Bote, 24 Mar 1948, Pg. 5.

    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. 262.