Christine Friederike "Friederike" RUTHENBERG

Female 1857 - 1936  (78 years)


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  • Name Christine Friederike "Friederike" RUTHENBERG  [1, 2
    Nickname Friederike 
    Born 20 Jul 1857  Radewitz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 2 Aug 1857  Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Christine Friederike (3rd child), born on 20 Jul.1857 in Radewitz, bapt. on 2 Aug.1857. (Grünz, 9/1857)
      Sponsors:
      1. Farmhand Michael Harpt
      2. virgin Wilhelmine Jahn
      3. virgin Wilhelmine Stegemann
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 6 Feb 1880  Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Departed on board the "Earl Dalhousie", Plymouth, England 13 November 1879.
      Stressburg, Wilhelm 26, Friedricke 22, Auguste 2, Carl inf [died at sea]
    Died 31 May 1936  Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    • Minden
      The death occurred at the residence of her son-in-law, Mr. C. F. Pflugrath, of Mrs. Fredericka Strassburg, aged 79. Her husband predeceased her 13 years ago. The late Mrs. Strassburg, who was born in Germany, spent 56 years in Minden. She leaves two daughters, 24 grandchildren, and 40 great-grandchildren.
    Obituary 16 Jun 1936  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Queensland Times 

    • MINDEN.
      Saturday.
      Obituary.-At the residence of her son-in-law, Mr. C. F. Pflugrath, with whom she had lived for 13 years, Mrs. Fredericka Strassburg passed away on May 31, at the age of 78 years and 10 months. Her illness extended over nine years. Her husband predeceased her 13 years ago.

      Born in Germany, the late Mrs. Strassburg came to this country 56 years ago, and resided continuously in Minden. Up to the time of her husband's death, she lived in premises now occupied by Mr. J. A. Kerle. Of her three daughters, one died a year ago.

      There are 24 grandchildren, and 40 great-grandchildren.

      The remains were interred in the Baptist Cemetery. Rev. Chisholm, of Lanefield, read the burial service.
    Buried Minden Baptist Church Cemetery, 978 Lowood-Minden Rd, Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    STRASBURG, Fredericke
    STRASBURG, Fredericke
    Headstone, Minden Baptist Church Cemetery
    Person ID I4136  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2018 

    Father Johann Gottfried RUTHENBERG,   b. 22 Jun 1825, Sallmow, Kreis Regenwalde, Pomerania, Prussia (Zelmowo, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Doroathea Sophia LUBAHAN,   b. 22 Aug 1822, Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Nov 1850  Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilhelm Friedrich Christian "Bill" STRASSBURG,   b. 31 May 1853, Radewitz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1922, Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1877  Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    • Wilhelm Friedrich Christian Strassburg, Pferdeknecht (horse-hand) in Radewitz, age 23, son of worker Strassburg in Radewitz, married on 4 Jan 1877 in Grünz Friederike Ruthenberg, age 19, daughter of worker Johann Ruthenberg in Grünz.  (Grünz. 1/1877) [8]
    Children 
    +1. Auguste Louise STRASSBURG,   b. 18 Apr 1877, Radewitz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1946, Laidley, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Carl Friedrich Wilhelm STRASSBURG,   b. 30 Dec 1878, Radewitz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1879, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Bertha STRASSBURG,   b. 26 Mar 1881, Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1960, Blenheim, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Maria STRASSBURG,   b. 6 Oct 1883, Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1935, Laidley, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +5. Wilhelmine STRASSBURG,   b. 24 Sep 1892, Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1939, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1857 - Radewitz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Aug 1857 - Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jan 1877 - Grünz, Kreis Randow, Pomerania, Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 6 Feb 1880 - Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 May 1936 - Minden, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Queensland Times - 16 Jun 1936 - Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Minden Baptist Church Cemetery, 978 Lowood-Minden Rd, Minden, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S56] Fay Mumme, "Re: [SEQ] Roll Call:WENCK_BEHM" e-mail message to Jennifer Crockett, 8 Dec 2003.

    2. [S608] Strassburg research in church books of Storkow, Grünz and Penkun, May 2012, Martin Sohn, Grünz, 9/1857.

    3. [S23] Queensland State Archives, IMM/116, page 315, M/f no M1698.

    4. [S218] Perth DPS Passengers Arriving in Australasian Ports, (http://www.perthdps.com), Queensland Migrant Shipping 1876-1885, 29 Oct 2006.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Fredericke Strasburg, Death date: 31/05/1936, Mother's name: -, Father/parent's name: -, Registration details: 1936/C/1717, ** born Pommern, Prussia aged 78 years.

    6. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1936 'Country News.', The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954), 18 June, p. 19, viewed 23 February, 2012, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article38487650.

    7. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1936 'MINDEN.', Queensland Times (Ipswich) (Qld. : 1909 - 1954), 16 June, p. 9 Edition: DAILY., viewed 8 November, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article117607313.

    8. [S608] Strassburg research in church books of Storkow, Grünz and Penkun, May 2012, Martin Sohn, Grünz, 1/1877.