Gieswein born 1773, Moor Colony, Russia died February 28, 1839,
Moor Colony, Russia, married Maria Susanna Margaretha Benhardt,
before 1799. She was born 1773, died June 18, 1842 in Moor Colony,
Russia (She was from the Galka colony). Children:
married Heinrich Schmidt
Johannes Peter Gieswein
married Catharina Elisabeth Weber
married Conrad Schneider
Maria Elisabeth Gieswein
Georg Heinrich Gieswein
Johann Georg Friedrich Gieswein
married Anna Margaretha Reifschneider
Johann Conrad Gieswein
married Catharina Elisabeth Rupp
Georg Andreas Gieswein
married Anna Barbara Huppert
Georg Conrad Gieswein
Catharina Elisabeth Gieswein
married Conrad Jäckel
married Anna Catharina Seltenreich
(See below for more details)
Anna Catharina Gieswein
Maria Margaretha Gieswein
Catharina Margaretha Gieswein
married Johann Peter Seltenrich
born January 11, 1815, Moor, Russia, died June 18, 1889 in Moor
or Gnadenfeld, Russia.
He married Anna Catharina Seltenreich,
February 07, 1835 in Moor. She was born November 30, 1814 in Moor
Colony, Russia, died February 17, 1891 in Russia. Children:
Margaretha Gieswein married Heinrich Schremser.
Johann Conrad Gieswein married Anna Christina Herrmonÿ.
Maria Elisabeth Gieswein born September 28, 1839
in Moor colony, Russia.
Catharina Barbara Gieswein born July 18, 1842 in
Moor colony Russia.
"John" Fredrick Gieswein born August 17, 1845
in Moor colony Russia.
(See below for more details)
Georg Peter Gieswein born June 29, 1848 in Moor
colony, Russia, died March 07, 1849 in Moor colony, Russia.
Georg Peter Gieswein born July 11, 1850 probably
in Moor colony, Russia, April 06, 1851 probably in Moor colony,
Johann Jacob Gieswein born July 29, 1852 in Gnadenfeld
or Moor colony, Russia, died July 30, 1852.
Maria Elisabeth Gieswein born August 30, 1854 in
Gnadenfeld or Moor colony, Russia
Catharina Elisabeth Gieswein born September 25,
1858 in Gnadenfeld or Moor colony, Russia. She married Heinrich
Peter Guttman 1877 in Russia. He was born March 24, 1857.
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August 17, 1845 in Moor
colony, Russia, died April 18, 1932 in Wilsey, Kansas. He
was about 41 years old when he and the family immigrated to
America in 1886. They traveled north on the Volga River, across
the Baltic Sea to Brenen, Germany and finally to the USA. He
was a wheat farmer most of his life. Even though he was born
in Russia none of the family spoke Russia, they all spoke German.
First wife of John
Elizabeth Mitchell born March 20, 1842 in Moor
colony, Russia, died January 06, 1882 in Gnadenfeld
colony, Russia (died in child birth), They married 1864 in Moor.
"Elisabeth" Gieswein born March 11, 1864 in Moor
colony, Russia, married
Peter Schwarzkopf 1882.
He was born December 18, 1862.
"Henry" Gieswein born September 08, 1867 in Moor
colony, Russia, died in
Denver, CO. He never married.
Elizabeth Gieswein born October 10, 1870 in
Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia, died April
23, 1929 in Topeka, KS.
First husband of Mary Elizabeth Gieswein husband:
Paul Hahn born September 1864 in Elmdale, KS, died
September 1894 in Emporia, KS. They were married 1889, in Strong
City, KS. Children:
born November 29, 1890, married Clara Mae Stair.
July 06, 1892, married Agnes Bertha Strutzel.
born June 26, 1894, married Ester Keith.
husband of Mary Elizabeth Gieswein husband:
William Henry Hightower born March 20, 1857
in Rushville, IL, died April 22, 1943 in Emporia, KS. They were
married October 22, 1895 in Strong City, KS.
Evelyn Hightower born October 08, 1896, married
William Lloyd Hopkins.
May Hightower born December 14, 1898 married
Thomas Claude Dawson.
Katherine Gieswein born February 02, 1873 in
Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia, died April
23, 1929 in Emporia, KS. She married John
Adam Reifsnyder January 08, 1894 in Strong City, KS. He
was born January 29, 1860 in Pennsylvania, died June 30, 1922 in
Earl Reifsnyder born July 07, 1901, married Josephine
Gieswein born June 15, 1876 in
Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia died
in Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia.
wife of of John
Anna Maria "Mary" Pinnecker
born in November 04, 1857 in Moor colony, Russia, died October 19,
1912 near Garden City, Kansas (perhaps Deerfield, KS). Lived in Moor
and Gnadenfeld colonies near Saratov, Russia. Emigrated to USA in
Jacob Gieswein born December 10, 1882, Gnadenfeld Colony Russia,
died November 16, 1883 Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia.
name unknown Gieswein born abot 1883, died as an infant.
Gieswein born October 12, 1884, in Gnadenfeld colony, Russia,
died 1931, Aurora, OR.
Annie Gieswein born June 25, 1886 in Gnadenfeld Colony, Russia,
died September 18, 1932 in Salida, CO, married Herbert K.
Alway June 07, 1908 in Lamar, CO. He was born October 29,
1885 in Poncha Springs, Colorado, died October 10, 1951 in Salida,
Ester Alway born March 17, 1909, married James
Annie Mary Alway born February 25, 1911, married
Herbert Jacob Alway born February 07, 1913,
married Jeanie Frances Fisher.
Albert Raymond "Ray" Alway born September 25,
1914, married Violet Margaret Hawton.
Phyla Mable Alway born July 19, 1923, married
Kenneth S. Stewart.
Gieswein born June 05, 1888 in Marion, KS, died April 25, 1959
in Nisland, SD, married Ludwig Louie Dell June
05, 1903 in Enid, OK. He was born August 18, 1878 in Russia, died
July 18, 1937 in Rapid City, SD. Children:
Fredrick Dell born May 27, 1905, married Anna
born July 18, 1910, married Anna Heidrick.
Adam Herbert Dell born May 03, 1912, married
Benjamin Gustove Dell born February 15, 1914,
married Clara Lillian Knodel.
Albert Pete Dell born July 19, 1915, married
Edward William Dell born June 06, 1917, married
Paul Henry Dell born October 19, 1919
Clara JoHanna Dell born January 08, 1922, married
James Glover Lewis.
Louie Junior Dell born January 19, 1924, married
Darlene Iva Homer.
Fredrick "Fred" Gieswein born February 28, 1890 in Marion, KS,
died 1960 in Aurora, OR, married LuLu Mable Graves
September 01, 1918 in KS. She was born October 24, 1891 in Wichita,
KS, died December 03, 1969 in Aurora, OR. Children:
Mae Gieswein born May 08, 1919, married Frank
Charles Fredrick Gieswein, born March 08, 1922,
married Syble Mae Nixon.
"Jake" Gieswein born July 24, 1892 in Marion, KS, died January
10, 1947 in Wilsey, KS, married Mary Kathrine Kuddes June
29, 1920 in Emporia, KS. She was born December 30, 1894 in Strong
City, KS, died July 02, 1979 in Council Groove, KS. Children:
L. Gieswein born May 05, 1921, married Leota
Dorothy Marie Gieswein born September 09, 1922,
married Jim L Beers.
"Jack" H. Gieswein born April 25, 1924, married JoAnne
Edgar Gieswein born June 12, 1926, married Wilma
born January 14, 1932, married Bonnie L. Hertline.
born June 20, 1894 in Marion, KS, died August 15, 1938 in Wilsey,
KS, married Fred Green 1916. He was born August 21, 1885 in Springfield,
OH, died September 22, 1979 in Wichita, KS. Children:
R Green married Mary Ellen Plozza.
Evelyn M. Green First husband Dave
Stewart, Second husband L. D. Hudson.
Milton Green born February 22, 1921 married
Velma Corrine Hegle.
James Corne Green born January 29, 1923
married Mary Baker.
Fred Donald Green born April 20, 1924
married Thelma Webb.
(Gieswein) born May 12, 1896 in Fairview, OK, died November
13, 1976 in Wichita, KS, married Ernest Green December
25, 1914. He died in Wichita, KS. Children:
Noam Green born March 21, 1924, married William