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Cornelius H. EPP[1]

Male 1825 - 1894  (68 years)


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  • Name Cornelius H. EPP 
    Born 8 Dec 1825  Elisabeththal, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    History One record says he was born in Paulsheim, Molotschna, which is apparently incorrect. He was residing in Paulsheim in 1862 per the Molotschna school registers. One record says he married 29 Sep 1849. 
    Immigration 29 Jun 1877  Vaderland; Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reference Number 061co 
    Buried Abt Nov 1894  Mennonite Cemetery, Lushton, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Nov 1894  York Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I32635  Reid Family
    Last Modified 15 May 2014 

    Father Heinrich Peter EPP,   b. Abt 1797, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaretha DUECK,   b. Abt 1798, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Nov 1818  Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F22068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katharina TIESZEN,   b. 26 Feb 1827, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1896, York Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1845  [5
    Children 
    +1. Heinrich C. EPP,   b. 8 Aug 1850, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1904, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +2. Katharina EPP,   b. 16 Feb 1855, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1886  (Age 31 years)
    +3. Cornelius EPP,   b. 4 May 1859, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1918, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +4. Elisabeth EPP,   b. 21 Apr 1863, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1917, Henderson, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. Klaas Nicolas EPP,   b. 18 Feb 1866, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1922, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +6. Maria EPP,   b. 10 Mar 1868, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1901, York Co., Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +7. Magaretha EPP,   b. 1 Oct 1870, Paulsheim, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1951, Ontario, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Ships
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    S.S. Vaderland-1873
    Built by Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co, Jarrow-on-Tyne. She was a 2,748 gross ton ship, length 320.5ft x beam 38.5ft, one funnel, three masts, iron construction, single screw and a speed of 13 knots. Launched on 21st Aug.1872 for the Red Star Line of Antwerp, she sailed from Antwerp on her maiden voyage to Falmouth, Halifax and Philadelphia on 20th Jan.1873. On 25th Mar.1873 she started her first Antwerp - Philadelphia direct sailing and on 29th Nov.1876 commenced her first Antwerp - New York voyage. Between 1877-87 she sailed between Antwerp and New York or Philadelphia, starting her last New York voyage on 26th Oct.1887, subsequently sailing to Philadelphia until in March 1889 she was sold to French owners and renamed GEOGRAPHIQUE. She was sunk in collision in Oct.1889.
    Family ID F22703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Nov 1894 - York Co., Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Epp, Cornelius H.-1825 (HS)
    Epp, Cornelius H.-1825 (HS)

  • 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. [S109] Brothers in Deed to Brothers in Need, compiled and edited by Clarence Hiebert, (published by Faith and Life Press, Newton, Kansas, 1974.), Pg. 322.

    3. [S254] In the Days of Our Youth: The Mennonite Heritage and Descendants of Johann and Cornelius Siebert, compiled by Elsie H. Friesen and others, Pg. 56.

    4. [S71] 1835 Census of the Molotschna Colony, Elizabethal, #3.

    5. [S254] In the Days of Our Youth: The Mennonite Heritage and Descendants of Johann and Cornelius Siebert, compiled by Elsie H. Friesen and others, Pg. 62.