Klaas Thiessen

27 August 1869–11 November 1949 (Age 80)
Chortitza, Zaporizhia, Zaporizhia, Ukraine

The Life of Klaas

When Klaas Thiessen was born on 27 August 1869, in Chortitza, Zaporizhia, Zaporizhia, Ukraine, Soviet Union, his father, David Thiesen, was 31 and his mother, Susana Heide, was 36. He married Aganetha Friesen on 18 November 1890, in Manitoba, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 11 November 1949, in Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 80, and was buried in Rosenort, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Klaas Thiessen
1869–1949
Aganetha Friesen
1867–1893
Marriage: 18 November 1890
Aganetha Thiessen
1892–
Klaas Thiessen
1893–

Spouse and Children

    Male1869–1949Male

    Aganetha Friesen

    Female1867–1893Female

MARRIAGE
18 November 1890
Manitoba, Canada
children

(2)

    Aganetha Thiessen

    Female1892–Female

    Klaas Thiessen

    Male1893–Male

Parents and Siblings

    David Thiesen

    Male1838–1894Male

    Susana Heide

    Female1832–1894Female

siblings

(7)

    Peter D Thiessen

    Male1863–1913Male

    David D. Thiessen

    Male1864–1864Male

    Male1865–1946Male

    David D Thiessen

    Male1867–1939Male

    Male1869–1949Male

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1871

Age 2

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1919

Age 50

Formation of Soviet Socialist Republic of Ukraine.
1932

Age 63

Artificial Famine in Ukraine, caused by Stalin's policy. Approximately 7 million peasants die.

Name Meaning

North German and Danish: reduced form of the personal name Matthias or Mathies(s) ( see Matthew ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Klass Thiessen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Klaas David H Thiessen - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Klaas David H Thiessen

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