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Isaac B. FRIESEN[1]

Male 1858 - 1929  (70 years)


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  • Name Isaac B. FRIESEN 
    Born 14 Sep 1858  Neukirch, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    History Carpenter, windmill trade, successful farmer. Plett Book (104). One record says he died in 1929.
    Obituary - Isaac Braun Friesen was born on Sep. 14th, 1858 in Neukirch, Molotschna, South Russia. He was the 7th child of Nichol "Klaas" and Margaretha Braun Friesen. His father was born at Schoenau, Molotschna, South Russia on Feb.15, 1818, his mother at Lindenau, Molotschna, South Russia on July 2nd, 1817. His siblings were Elizabeth-1840, Margaretha-1848, Abraham-1852, Helena-1854, Anna-1855, Klaus-1857, Maria-1861. Isaac's parents died when he was very young and never came to America.
    Isaac immigrated on July 17th 1874 on the S.S. Hammonia. He married Katherine Classen on Dec. 26th, 1879 near Jansen Nebraska in the presence of Jacob Klassen and Gerhard Rempel by the Rev. Abraham S. Friesen. In Oct. 1887, Isaac and Katherine were accepted into the Reformed Mennonite Church, and a year later were baptized. This union brought 10 children, Jacob-1881, Isaac-1882, Katie-1884, John-1885, Abraham-1887, Henry-1889, George-1891, Katherine-1892, Frank-1894 and Margaret-1900. They lived near Jansen, Nebraska and were engaged in farming and raising horses. In 1917 they sold and moved to Fairbury, Nebraska and went into the Gasoline Oil Station business operating various stations in that community.
    He died in a hospital in Beatrice, Nebraska on March 25th, 1929 after a 3 month illness. Isaac had undergone an operation for an internal tumor and complications developed which resulted in his death. He was survived by his wife and nine of his children. 
    Immigration 17 Jul 1874  Hammonia; New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 075is 
    Religion Mennonite 
    Buried Abt Mar 1929  Jansen Cemetery, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: Row 5
    Died 25 Mar 1929  Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7667  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2015 

    Father Klaas F. FRIESEN,   b. 15 Feb 1818, Schoenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1871, Neukirch, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Margaretha BRAUN,   b. 2 Jul 1817, Lindenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1873, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1840  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katharina J. CLASSEN,   b. 28 Feb 1860, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1937, Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1879  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Henry C. FRIESEN,   b. 3 Jun 1889, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1963, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F5566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1879 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Mar 1929 - Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S358] Profile of the Mennonite Kleine Gemeinde 1874, by Delbert F. Plett, ISBN 0-920035-33-7., Pg. 273.

    2. [S235] United States Federal Census, Cub Creek, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #284, Pg. 7.

    3. [S237] United States Federal Census, Cub Creek, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #83, Pg. 3A.

    4. [S238] United States Federal Census, Cub Creek, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #90, Pg. 6B.

    5. [S239] United States Federal Census, Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska; Enumeration District #101, Pg. 5A.