Mouve, Maria Catharina 1

Birth Name Mouve, Maria Catharina
Gender female
Age at Death 26 years, 11 months, 26 days


Last name could be Move or Mohe


Catherina, along with her husband and children, is listed on the passenger list of the Powhattan, arriving in NY harbor November 29, 1853. Oral family tradition for both her daughter and son said that Catherina died at sea. No other records have been found.

Koesters, Catharina
Age: 26 Gender: Female
Occupation: Wife
Country: Prussia
Final Destination: United States
Manifest ID Number: 00007693
Ship's Name: Powhattan
Port of Embarkation: Rotterdam
Date of Arrival: Nov 29, 1853
Captain's Name: Wm. Myers
Purpose for Travel: Staying in the USA
Mode of Travel: Steerage


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 6 January 1826 Raesfeld, Westfalen, Germany    
Death 1853 At sea between Europe and United States    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Mouve, J. Phillip
Mother Knopp, Maria Catharinaabout 6 September 1806
         Mouve, Maria Catharina 6 January 1826 1853


Family of Koesters, Joannes Wilhelm and Mouve, Maria Catharina

Married Husband Koesters, Joannes Wilhelm ( * 12 January 1810 + 13 October 1877 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 13 October 1846 Sankt Pankratius Katholische Kirche, Dingden, Westfalen, Germany    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Koester, John William15 October 18523 October 1925

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