Margaretha WENCK

Female 1837 - 1905  (67 years)


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  • Name Margaretha WENCK 
    Born 25 Dec 1837  Blankenmoor, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 11 Mar 1838  Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Taufregister Neuenkirchen (in Dithmarschen) 1838 Nr.12, geboren am 25.Dez.1837, getauft am 11.Mär.1838 =
      Margaretha Wenck, des Arbeitsmanns Andreas Wenck in Blankenmoor und seiner Frau Margretha Catharina Dorothea, geb. Corpus ehel. Tochter.
      Gevattern:     
      I. Johann Hinrich Wolter in Tiebensee
      2. Anna Peters geb. Hein in Blanckenmoor
      3. Wiebke Jochims in Blankenmoor.
      ===TRANSLATION==
      Baptismal register of the Evangelic Lutheran church in Neuenkirchen (in Dithmarschen) 1838 No.12, born on 25.Dec.1837, baptized on 11.Mar.1838 =
      Margaretha Wenck, a legitimate daughter of the labourer Andreas Wenck in Blankenmoor and of his wife Margretha Catharina Dorothea, nee Corpus.
      Godparents:
      1. Johann Hinrich Wolter in Tiebensee
      2. Anna Peters, nee Hein in Blanckenmoor
      3. Wiebke Jochims in Blankenmoor.
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1869  Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • Beck, Claus
      born 1836
      son of Johann Joachim and Elisabeth née Dodeck.
      Permission for emigration was granted in 1869.
      Family: his wife Margaretha and their children Wiebke, Georg, Christian, and Louise (Elise).
      Destination Iowa, USA
      married Wenck, Margaretha born 1837
      daughter of Andreas and Margaretha Catharina Dorothea née Corpus
    Immigration 5 May 1869  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Arrived on the SS Cimbria from Hamburg.
      BECK
      Claus 33, Margaretha 30, Wiebke 7, Georg 6, Christian 3, Louise 9 months
    Find a Grave link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125795597 
    Find a Grave 125795597 
    FamilySearch ID LDQM-3PR 
    FamilySearch link https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LDQM-3PR 
    Died 1 Jun 1905  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Fairmount Cemetery, 3902 Rockingham Rd, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8730  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2020 

    Father Andreas WENCK,   b. 1801, Platenrönne, Kreis Süderdithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1867, Tiebensee, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Margaretha Catharina Dorothea CORPUS,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 3 Dec 1837  Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Claus BECK,   b. 30 Jul 1836, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1925, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1859  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Wiebke BECK,   b. Abt 1860, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Georg Martin BECK,   b. 3 Jul 1862, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1930, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Christian BECK,   b. Abt 1864, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Louise "Elise" BECK,   b. Abt 1866, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Johann BECK,   b. 1869, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Julius BECK,   b. 14 Jan 1872, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1915, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     7. Bertha BECK,   b. Abt 1873, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Theresa BECK,   b. Abt 1877, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Rosie BECK,   b. Abt 1878, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F5675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Dec 1837 - Blankenmoor, Dithmarschen, Holstein Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 11 Mar 1838 - Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen, Holstein Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1859 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1869 - Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 5 May 1869 - New York, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1905 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S611] Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen Parish Records, 2011 research, Voss, Hans-Peter, Register of Baptisms Neuenkirchen (in Dithmarschen) 1838 Nr.12.

    2. [S972] Rootdigger, Klaus Struve, (https://www.rootdigger.de), Beck, Claus *1836.

    3. [S611] Neuenkirchen, Dithmarschen Parish Records, 2011 research, Voss, Hans-Peter, Burial Register Neuenkirchen (in Dithmarschen) 1867 Nr.17: Dau Margaretha, married to the inhabitant and labourer Claus Buck in Heuwisch, 29¼ years old (born 25.Dec.1830 [should be 1837], married on 27.Nov.1859).