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John Jacob Maassen
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1877
Avoca
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 1948
Avoca
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

John Jacob Maassen's, parents were Jacob and Sophia (Harder)
Maassen. John & Sophia were both born in Germany and met and married in Avoca IA.

John's father Jacob was murdered at the age of 28 (1879). A neighbor had destroyed their crops, and Jacob confronted him (Christian Pittman)and he was stabbed in the chest/heart. John was very young, and so his mother remarried Jacob's brother C. John Maassen.

John had one brother William H. Maassen.
John Married Meta Peterson. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Jacob Maassen (1850 - 1879)
  Sophia Dorothea Henrietta Harder Maassen (1855 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Meta Peters Maassen (1879 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  John Jacob Maassen (1877 - 1948)
  William Henry Maassen (1879 - 1969)*
  Anna Marie Maassen Olsen (1882 - 1974)**
  Augusta Margaret Maassen Pope (1884 - 1954)**
  Julieus Gustav Maassen (1887 - 1960)**
  Ida Dorthea Maassen Davis (1890 - 1962)**
  Amanda Matilda Maassen Eggerss (1892 - 1970)**
  Alma Emma Maassen Nelson (1899 - 1984)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Avoca
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Troll's Bridge
Record added: Jun 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92594505
John Jacob Maassen
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John Jacob Maassen
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John Jacob Maassen
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Uncle Johnny, be at peace with our Lord Jesus
- Troll's Bridge
 Added: May. 31, 2014

- Beautiful Savior Is My Lord Jesus Christ
 Added: Mar. 11, 2014

- Always Loved by Jesus at peace in His arms
 Added: Aug. 13, 2013
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