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Jacob Kraft
Birth: Aug. 3, 1883
Odes'ka, Ukraine
Death: Nov. 23, 1957
Billings
Yellowstone County
Montana, USA

Jacob Kraft was born in Worms, Beresan, Odessa, Russia (Ukraine). His parents are Jacob Kraft and Katherine Wetzel.
Jacob and Anna Marie immigrated to the United States in 1913. They arrived in Philadelphia on the ship named "Dominion," and from there the family traveled via the railroad to North Dakota where Jacob's brother, Johann Kraft was farming.
They had 17 children. Four children were born in Russia: #1 Heinrich born 4 Apr 1909, and #2 Johann born 15 Jun 1910, died as babies and two sons, Herman and Edward, came with them on the ship to the U.S. a girl, #5 Pauline, died as a baby and fourteen children grew up to be adults. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Kraft (1842 - 1905)
  Katharina Kittler Wetzel Kraft (1850 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Marie Zimbelmann Kraft (1886 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Heinrich Henry Kraft (1909 - 1910)*
  Johann Kraft (1910 - 1911)*
  Herman Kraft (1911 - 1992)*
  Edward Kraft (1913 - 2000)*
  Pauline Kraft (1914 - 1915)*
  Emanuel Kraft (1915 - 2004)*
  Jacob Kraft (1916 - 1979)*
  William "Bill" Kraft (1918 - 1968)*
  Frieda Kraft Lawton (1919 - 1977)*
  Albert Kraft (1920 - 2012)*
  Katherine Kraft Hergenrider (1921 - 1976)*
  Anna Kraft Jensen (1922 - 1998)*
  John Kraft (1924 - 1989)*
  Alice Pauline Kraft Rasmusson (1925 - 1994)*
  Gottlieb Bruce Kraft (1926 - 2012)*
  Cecelia Kraft Anderson (1929 - 1988)*
  Magdalena Peggy Kraft (1931 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johann John Kraft (1876 - 1918)*
  Paulina Kraft Nikolaus (1881 - 1939)*
  Jacob Kraft (1883 - 1957)
  Edward Kraft (1888 - 1967)*
  Emma Kraft Redmann (1893 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Billings
Yellowstone County
Montana, USA
 
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Originally Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
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 Added: Feb. 17, 2009
 
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