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Johann Carl Heinrich Friedrich “Karl” VOELSCH

Male 1845 - 1891  (45 years)


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  • Name Johann Carl Heinrich Friedrich “Karl” VOELSCH 
    Born 4 Mar 1845  Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jan 1891  Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Wall Lake Twp., Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Birth Record:
      Name: Joh Jjoch Volsch
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Cath Maria Volsch
      Child: Johann Carl Heinrich Friederich Volsch
      Parish as it appears: Conow
      City or District: Conow u Dömitz
      Birh Date: 4 Mar, Carenz

      Hamburger Passagierlisten, 1850-1934:
      Name: Carl Völsch [Carl Johann Henrich Frederich Völsch]
      Departure Date: 9 Okt 1881
      Birth Date: abt 1845
      Age: 36
      Residence: Carenz, Mecklenburg
      Occupation: Tischler
      Ship Name: Suevia
      Captain: Franzen
      Shippling Line: Hamburg- Amerikanische Packetfahrt-Actien- Gesellschaft
      Accommodation: Zwischendeck
      Ship Flag: Deuthschland
      Port of Departure: Hamburg
      Port of Arrival: New York
      Household Members:
      Carl Völsch, 36
      Marie Völsch, 34
      Carl, 9
      Friedr, 8
      Wilh, 6
      Bertha, 4
      Marie, 11 mos.

      New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957: October 26, 1881
      Ship Name: Suevia
      Carl Volsch, 36, male, joiner, from Austria;
      Marie, 34, female, wife, from Austria;
      Carl, 8, male, child,from Austria;
      Friedr, 7, male, child, from Austria;
      Wilh., 6, male, child, from Austria;
      Bertha, 4, female, child, from Austria;
      Marie, 11 months, female, child, from Austria.

      Ancestry Family Tree records list spelling as “Karl” with birth year of 1844. “History of Minnehaha County lists spelling of first name as “Carl.” Marriage record lists full name and date as shown.

      Another death date listed as 1 Jul 1891.

      Confirmation record lists birthday as Mar 4, 1845.

      1867 Census: Mecklenburg-Schwerin:
      Maria Völsch, 1805, widowed, status or occupation: Lendnernitfniteren, head of household, lives in Dorf Karenz, in Domanialamt Dömitz;
      Dorothea Völsch, 1843, daughter, single, lives in Dorf Karenz;
      Heinrich Völsch, 1838, relationship not stated, single, lives in Dorf Karenz;
      Carl Völsch, 1845, relationship not stated, single, lives in Dorf Karenz.

      Grave lists name as Karl Voelsch and birthyear as 1844.

      “Naturalization Record, 1st papers, DECLARATION OF INTENTION:
      United States of America, Territory of Dakota, Minnehaha County. Before me, the undersigned, Clerk of the District Court in and for said County, personally appeared Carl Volsch a native of Prussia and makes solemn oath that it is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, to renounce and abjure forever all allegiance and fidelity to every foreign power, prince, potentate, state or sovereignty whatsoever, and particularly allegiance to Emperor of Prussia of whom he was heretofore a subject, and that he will support the constitution and government of the United States. [signed Carl Volsch] Sworn to and subscribed before me this 1st day of March 1889. W. D. Stiles, clerk of District Court.”
    Person ID I1181  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2018 

    Father Johann Joachim VÖLSCH,   b. 11 Apr 1804, Boek, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1863, Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Catherina Maria Dorothea MEINCK,   b. 11 Oct 1804, Leussow, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 30 Oct 1827  Conow, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    Census. Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census, 1867.  Dorf Karenz.
    Census. Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census, 1867. Dorf Karenz.
    Census record for Catherina Maria Meinck Völsch, widow of Johann Joachim Völsch, and her children, Dorothea, Heinrich, and Carl. Heinrich and Carl were living in Hamburg at the time of the census.
    Marriage.  Völsch, Johann Joachim and Catherina Maria Dorothea Meinck.  Marriage Record.
    Marriage. Völsch, Johann Joachim and Catherina Maria Dorothea Meinck. Marriage Record.
    Marriage occurred on 30 Oct 1827, in Conow, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.
    Family ID F454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elise Maria Louise “Marie” LÜTH,   b. 15 Nov 1846, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1919, Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1871  Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Charles “Karl, Jr.” VOELSCH,   b. 26 Nov 1871, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1941, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. Frederick Henry “Fritz” or “Fred” VOELSCH,   b. 6 Sep 1873, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1957, Lane Co., Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +3. Wilhelm “William” VOELSCH,   b. 8 Jul 1875, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1973, Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    +4. Bertha Sophie Friederike VOELSCH,   b. 29 Jul 1877, Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1943, Rock Rapids, Lyon, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +5. Wilhelmenia “Minnie” Anna Maria Dorothea VOELSCH,   b. 9 Mar 1880, Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1971, Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +6. Klara “Clara” Eve VOELSCH,   b. 27 Jun 1885, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1965, Humboldt, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +7. Heinrich “Henry” Wilhelm VOELSCH,   b. 29 Oct 1887, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1959, Marion, Marion, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +8. Anna VOELSCH,   b. Jul 1882, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    +9. Adelia Karoline “Dalia” VOELSCH,   b. 19 Dec 1889, Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1972, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 23 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1845 - Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jan 1871 - Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jan 1891 - Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Wall Lake Twp., Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
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