Preachers and the Pirate
Warkentin and Draper Family History
Anc of Jacob
Johann - Patriarch
Bishop Jacob (1791)
Jacob and Helena (Doerksen)
WARKENTIN was born on Jun 3 1857 in Bergthal Colony, Russia. Due to
the differences in the Russian dating system at the time, his Russian
birth date was listed as: May 22, 1857. He died on Dec 11
1885 in Altona Manitoba.
5. Helena DOERKSEN was born on Nov 24 1858. She arrived in Quebec City from Russia on the S.S. Nova Scotian with her parents and siblings, July 27, 1874. They settled in Altona, Manitoba (East Reserve) She married Jacob P. Braun after the death of Jacob Warkentin in 1885. She died on Feb 25 1891.
Jacob and Helena (Doerksen) Warkentin were the parents of the following children:
i. Katharina WARKENTIN was born on Nov 8 1878.
She married Peter Goerts in about 1899. She then married Jacob Dyck
about 1907. She died in Oct 1917 in Minnesota?.
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