Katharina Dueck

22 June 1839–21 May 1896 (Age 56)
Taurida Guberniya, Russian Empire

The Life of Katharina

When Katharina Dueck was born on 22 June 1839, in Taurida Guberniya, Russian Empire, her father, Peter Peter Dueck, was 42 and her mother, Anna Harms, was 31. She married Cornelius Kornelsen on 9 October 1860, in Molotschna, Taurida Guberniya, Russian Empire. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Morris, Manitoba, Canada in 1881. She died on 21 May 1896, in Rosenort, Morris, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 56, and was buried in Rosenort, Morris, Manitoba, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Kornelsen
1835–1910
Katharina Dueck
1839–1896
Marriage: 9 October 1860
Cornelius D Cornelsen
1864–1908
Jacob D Cornelsen
1869–1936
Barbara D Cornelsen
1873–1899
Maria D Cornelsen
1878–1946
Abraham Detrich Cornelsen
1879–1934
Katharina Cornelsen
1881–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 October 1860
Molotschna, Taurida Guberniya, Russian Empire
children

(6)

    Cornelius D Cornelsen

    Male1864–1908Male

    Jacob D Cornelsen

    Male1869–1936Male

    Barbara D Cornelsen

    Female1873–1899Female

    Female1878–1946Female

    Male1879–1934Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Peter Dueck

    Male1797–1842Male

    Female1808–1874Female

siblings

(6)

    Anna Dueck

    Female1827–1892Female

    Sarah Dueck

    Female1832–1842Female

    Maria H. Dueck

    Female1832–Female

    Agatha Dueck

    Female1836–1856Female

    Peter Dueck

    Male1837–1931Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1853

Age 14

Russia fights Britain, France, Sardinia, and Ottoman Empire in Crimean War. Russia forced to accept peace settlement dictated by its opponents.
1853 · The Crimean War

Age 14

Starting on October 5, 1853, Britain, France, Turkey, and Sardinia challenged Russia as the country was expanding. The troops fighting against Russia were finally defeated by the harsh winter. Altogether, around 500,000 Russian troops were lost.
1858

Age 19

Treaty of Aigun signed with China. Northern bank of Amur River ceded to Russia.

Name Meaning

German (Dück): nickname for a shirker or a sneak.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Cotrina Cornelsen in household of Cornelsen Cornelsen, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Katherine Dueck in entry for Katherine Walmsley, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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