Tobias Cornelius JANTZ b. 1783 Jeziorken Prussia md. Susanna UNRUHEN
Tobias JANTZ b. 10 Oct 1814 in Karolswalde, Poland, d. date/place unknown, md. 15 Nov 1835 in Karolswalde, Poland, to Helena George UNRUH (daughter of George) b. 30 Jun 1814/16, d. date/place unknown.
Tobias' father was:
Tobias Cornelius JANTZ b. 14 Mar 1783 in Jeziorken, Prussia, d. 25 Jan 1848 in Karolswalde, Poland, md. 20 Oct 1808 in Karolswalde, Poland, to Susanna David UNRUHEN b. 10 Oct 1790 place unknown, d. 22 Jun 1850 in Karolswalde, Volhynia, Russia.
Tobias & Helena had a son, John/Johann Tobias JANTZ b. 23 Jul 1846 place unknown, d. date/place unknown, md. date/place unknown, to Helena 'Lena' SCHMIDT.
Benjamin JANTZ d.1870 Russia md. Maria DUERK
/does your tobias and Suanna have a son Benjamin d.7 Jul 1870 Konteniusfeld, Molotschna, South Russia. He m. Maria Duerk (Dirk) m. #2 721-1850 to Eva Block dau. Heinrich Block and Maria Janz
My line comes from Tobias & Susan Unruh too..
~their son Cornelius Tobias Jantz b. 24 Jun 1809 d. 8 Mar 1854 married 9 Mar 1834 to Katharine Schmidt. b. 1813,
~their son; Tobias b.Nov 17 1836-d. Dec 21 1913 in Ringwood, Okla, married 2nd wife Susanna (Susie) Decker & came to the US to Philadelpha PA where a few children were born, One son died at sea on the journey over. The family came west to McPhearson KS where they lived around Lone tree twp for a many years then moved to Okla Indian Territory near Meno in Major Co OK in 1901...
~their daughter Julia b. 1883 was born in McPhearson & married Clayborn King in Caddo Co OK 1903. (before statehood) She was my Great Grandmother..
There was also another Tobias Jantz onboard the ship my ancestor came over on, he was a few years older & I'm not sure who he was. I found the ship list in the book Brothers in Need, Brothers in Deed (or viceversa?)
Happy Trails on your search,
Kim Ralston Dresser
Re: Benjamin JANTZ d.1870 Russia md. Maria DUERK
I'm descended from Heinrich and Marie Block's daughter Marie/Maria Unruh, wife of Abraham Unruh. What do you know about Heinrich, Marie, and their parents?