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Cornelius J. GOERTZEN

Cornelius J. GOERTZEN[1]

Male 1867 - 1939  (71 years)

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  • Name Cornelius J. GOERTZEN 
    Born 12 Nov 1867  Fuerstenwerder, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 2 Jul 1878  Strassburg; New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Baptism Abt 1888  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History Mountain Lake 1878 p. 8: baptized by Gerhard Neufeld. Lived in Carson Township. Mountain Lake 1878 original p. 331: married by Gerhard Neufeld. Mountain Lake 1912 p. 14 gives a birth date of 24 Nov 1868 and a marriage year of 1898 (obviously wrong). 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 087co 
    Died 17 Jun 1939  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 17 Jun 1939  Delft Cemetery, Delft, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I63507  Reid Family
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2021 

    Father Jacob GOERTZEN,   b. 5 Aug 1815, Rudnerweide, Stuhm, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1888, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Maria WILLMS,   b. 24 Nov 1835, Prangenau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1904, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1855  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 F28043  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katharina DUECK,   b. 15 Aug 1869, Sparrau, Molotschna Colony, South Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1927, Dallas, Polk, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1889  Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Minnesota, U.S., Marriages Index, 1849-1950
    Children 
    +1. Nikolai Edward GOERTZEN,   b. 25 Sep 1904, Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1965, Dallas, Polk, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F42431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - Abt 1888 - Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jun 1939 - Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Goertzen, Cornelius J.-1867
    Goertzen, Cornelius J.-1867

    Headstones
    Goertzen, Cornelius J.-1867 (HS)
    Goertzen, Cornelious J.-1867 (HS)

  • Sources 
    1. [S494] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 18-08), (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. [S137] Kirchenbuch der Mennoniten Gemeinde zu Mountain Lake, Cottonwood County, Minnesota, translated by Adeline Friesen in 1996, Pg. 8.

    3. [S239] United States Federal Census, Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota; Enumeration District #61, Pg. 7A.

    4. [S240] United States Federal Census, Carson Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota; Enumeration District #17-5, Pg. 3B.

    5. [S112] Migration From the Russian Empire, Lists of Passengers Arriving at the Port of New York, (published by the Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1995), Pg. 136.