History Culture Photographs
Schielke, Vi (Kruckenberg)
Personal Ancestors Photo Album
Beulah, North Dakota
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Jacob Huber born 4 December 1951 Heilbrunn, Crimea to Johann
George & Regina (Mayer) Huber; Came to America 5 August
1874, single aboard the ship, Lessing with other family members.
After living 25 years in the northern part of Hutchinson County,
SD they moved to Mercer County, Beulah, ND March 1899.
Taken 30 March 1923 at funeral of Jacob Huber 1851 1923;
4 children with spouses. Front; left to right; Mrs. John (Emelia
Knittle) Huber, Robert Braun, Mrs. Robert (Magdalena Huber)
Braun, John Huber, Mrs. Gottlib (Louisa Huber) Krnckenberg,
Mrs. Ludwig (Lydia Huber) Nei, Gottlieb Kruckenberg. Widow
refused to have picture taken.
Taken 1910, age 16 of Magdalena Huber 1894 1943 daughter of
Jacob & Elizabeth (Stem) Huber, married 6 September 1912
to Robert Braun 1882 1972. Parents of 4 sons & 1 daughter.
They lived in the Golden Valley, ND area.
Taken early 1875 by photographer Paul Einkope Tripp, SD of
Elizabeth Stern born 20 September 1853 Kronental, Crimea to
Stephan & Louisa (Boeshans) Stern. They came to Clayton,
SD Hutchinson County fall 1874. She married early 1875 Jacob
Huber. They were the parents of 11 sons & 5 daughters
of which 8 lived to adulthood.
Taken about 1907 Jacob Stephen "Steve" Huber born
17 May 1876 in Armstrong County Dakota Territory oldest son
to Jacob & Elizabeth (Stern) Huber. Steve died 31 May 1914
Krem, ND, grave is unmarked. He was married twice & the
father of 4 children, all deceased. Northern part of Hutchinson
County was called Armstrong until 1880.
Taken about 1907 of Pauline Wiedenmeyer born 19 April 1885,
died 1 April 1908 Krem, ND. 2nd wife of Jacob Stephen "Steve"
Huber, married 4 February 1902. Her parents; Joseph & Christiana
(Tesky) Wiedenmeyer, all buried in Mercer County, ND.
Taken about 1907 of John & Emelia (Knittel) Huber married
5 Nov. 1907. John (1885-1953) son of Jacob & Elizabeth
(Stern) Huber. Emelia (1890 1954) daughter of Jacob &
Magdalena (Herrmann) Knittel. John Huber's farmed north of
Beulah, ND. No children but adopted a girl, Alma 1923-1996.
Taken about 1904 of Ludwig & Lydia (Huber) Nei married 6
November 1904. Louie 1876 1954 son of Alexander & Mina (Gierke)
Nei. Lydia 1886 1957 daughter of Jacob & Elizabeth (Stern)
Huber. Parents of 3 children, all deceased. Both buried at Hazen,
Taken about 1907 of Mattias (1878 1911) & Rosina (1884
1962) (Richau) Huber married 12 February 1905. Parents of
4 children, all deceased. Matt Huber was a farmer north of
Beulah, ND. His parents; Jacob & Elizabeth (Stern) Huber.
Her parents Kornelius & Katharina (Goetz) Richau. Widow
remarried John Renner 29 November 1911.
Taken about 1925 Only 2nd known picture taken of Mrs. Jacob
(Elizabeth Stern) Huber among her beloved flowers on their farm
north of Beulah, ND. 1853 1926 daughter of Stephen & Lousia
Taken about 1901. Back; left to right; Louisa Huber, Magdalena
Huber, Lydia Huber Front; left to right; Jacob Kruckenberg,
John Huber, Ludwig Nei, all lived in Mercer County, ND.
Taken about 1901; Front,
left to right; seated Ludwig Nei, Gottlieb Kruckenberg. Middle;
left to right; Lydia Huber, Magdalena Huber, Louisa Huber.
Back, left to right; Jacob Kruckenberg, unknown, John Huber.
John Huber (1885 1953) Beulah, ND. All German Russian men
took great pride with their horses.
Taken Sunday 4 September 1949 at the reburial of the remains
of nephew Edwin
Kruckenberg 1922 1945. 3 uncles, L R Ludwig Nei, Robert Braun,
Taken about 1920. Louisa (Huber) Kruckenberg with 5 children
out of born 12. Beside her is Clara 1905-1982. In front of
her is Hil who lives at Great Falls, MT, Kay 1914-2003, Amanda
who lives at Livinston, Mt. The feet are Emma 1902-1995.
Taken for their 25th wedding anniversary. Ludwig & Lydia
(Huber) Nei married 6 November 1904. Louie ran a lumber yard
at Hazen, ND.
Louisa (Huber) Kruckenberg born 26 March 1884 Freeman, Hutchinson
County, Dakota Territory married 5 December 1901 at St. Peter
Lutheran, Expansion, ND by Rev. Engelder to Gottlieb Kruckenberg
. Mother of 17 children, died of cancer at age 43 leaving
15 children, on 25 January 1928. Close up of Image 15.
Taken about 1907. Six young men of the northern part of Mercer
County, ND. (Krem, Beulah, Zap) Front, left to right; John Gall,
David Keller, Fred Stroh. Back, left to right; Jacob Stephen
"Steve" Huber, Robert Heihn, Fred Brunimeier.
Taken 1905. Christian & Maria (Kruckenberg) Sailer &
family. Front; left to right; Ella, Anna, Theodor, Maria holding
Jacob. Back, left to right; Christ, Frederrick, Katharina,
Nathaniel, Reinhold. Lea not born yet.
Taken about 1915. Rudolf & Helena (Kruckenberg) Hinsz &
sons. Herbert & Emil. They lived at Golden Valley, ND.
Gottlieb, Sr. & Dorothea (Habelmann) Kruckenberg came to
America Dec. 1888, settling north of Hazen, ND. Gottlieb was
born 27 Nov. 1847 at Alt Arzis, Bessarabia married 1 Dec. 1867
to Dorothea. She was born 6 February 1847 at Alt Elft, Bessarabia.
As newlyweds they went to Benkendorf, Bessarabia where their
6 children were born.
Taken about 1897 Gottlieb, Sr. & Dorothea (Habelmann)
Kruckenberg with children. Back, left to right; Gottlieb,
Jr., Jacob, Katharina.
Taken about 1892 Gottlieb, Sr. & Dorothea (Habelmann) Kruckenberg's
children. Front, L R Gottlieb, Jr. 1880 1944; John, 1868 1949.
Back, L R Katharina, 1878 1909, Jacob, 1871 1948, Maria, 1873
1948. Young Friedrich 1884 1892 had died of diphtheria.
Taken about 1911 John & Maria (Werner) Kruckenberg with
complete family. Left to right, young Rudolf, 1909 1994, John,
1869 1949, Fred, 1895 1983, Alvina, 1900 1991, Rosalie, 1905
1990, Ludwig, 1898 1985, Martha, 1903 1978, Maria, 1870 1945,
Helena, 1894 1983. The Krnckenberg's lived north of Hazen, ND.
Taken probably in the 1940's. Jacob Krukenberg (1871 1949)
with his living children. Back, left to right; Anna 1899-1952,
Ernest 1908-1962, Hilda 1903-1994, Martha 1901-1982. This
family spells Kruckenberg without the C to present day.
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