|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1877|
|Death: ||Apr. 10, 1948|
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.
John Jacob Maassen (1850 - 1879)
Sophia Dorothea Henrietta Harder Maassen (1855 - 1923)
Meta Peters Maassen (1879 - 1964)
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Record added: Jun 26, 2012
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