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Heinrich O. KROEKER

Heinrich O. KROEKER[1]

Male 1885 - 1958  (72 years)

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  • Name Heinrich O. KROEKER 
    Born 31 Aug 1885  Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    History One record says he was born 7 Aug 1885. 
    Reference Number 141he 
    Buried Abt Jul 1958  Jansen Cemetery, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: Row 10
    Died 14 Jul 1958  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20580  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2019 

    Father Rev. Bernhard KROEKER,   b. 29 Feb 1848, Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1927, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Katharina OTT,   b. 10 Mar 1851, Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1900, Richmond, Fort Bend, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1869  Margenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    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 F450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Aganetha B. FRIESEN,   b. 10 May 1886, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1915, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1910 
    Children 
     1. Klaas H. KROEKER,   b. 11 Sep 1913,   d. 17 Aug 1999, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Bernhard H. KROEKER,   b. 23 Jan 1915,   d. 30 Jan 1915  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2000 
    Family ID F13017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Helena B. FRIESEN,   b. 3 Jul 1888, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1958, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1915  Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Helena H. KROEKER,   b. 14 Nov 1916,   d. 28 Sep 1985  (Age 68 years)
     2. Bernhard H. KROEKER,   b. 14 Jan 1919,   d. 7 Dec 1997, Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Kathryn H. KROEKER,   b. 19 Aug 1922
    +4. Isaac H. KROEKER,   b. 13 Jul 1926
    Photos
    Kroeker, Bernhard-1848 and extended family
    Kroeker, Bernhard-1848 and extended family
    Taken around 1918. Bernhard is seated in the center. The only couple known to me with certainty is Abraham F. Friesen-1857 and his wife Maria Kroeker-1877 third from the left. One source has identified the seated women as follows: (L to R)
    Anna - 1883; Katharina - 1878; Maria - 1877; (Father Bernhard - 1848); Helena - 1870; Katharina Friesen - 1883 (wife of Bernhard - 1880); Helena Friesen - 1888 (wife of Heinrich - 1885); Sarah - 1882.
    Headstones
    Kroeker, Heinrich O.-1885 & Helena (HS)
    Kroeker, Heinrich O.-1885 & Helena (HS)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F13313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Aug 1885 - Henderson, York, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jun 1915 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt Jul 1958 - Jansen Cemetery, Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jul 1958 - Jansen, Jefferson, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Kroeker, Heinrich O.-1885 (~1918)
    Kroeker, Heinrich O.-1885 (~1918)
    Taken around 1918.

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 3.0), (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. [S68] Henderson, Nebraska, Evangelical Mennonite Brethren Church Family Book, Pg. 47.