Dear Frank: Here is the info on the Johann W. family: Johann W. Neufeld b. July 28 1852 in Neuendorf Village, Chortitza Col. S. Russia :Parents: Jacob Neufeld: b. Sept. 21 1820 in the Chortitza Col. and Helena Wiebe b. July 24, 1822. Father of Jacob Neufeld b. 1820 is Salomon Neufeld, b. May 5 1786 in Ellerwald Trift III, Danzig, W. Prussia & mother Katharina Dyck b. Dec. 21 1790, in Neuendorf Village, Chortitza Col. S. Russia.
Jacob & Helena (Wiebe's) children are as follows: Jacob: b. Oct 17, 1845 Heinrich W. b. Feb. 21 1848 (my gr. grandfather) Katherina, b. Nov. 7 1849 Johann W. b. July 28 1852 Peter, b. April 17, 1854 Helena, b. May 20 1856 Sara, b. Nov. 13, 1857 Peter, b. Mar. 17 1859 Anna, b. Jan 27, 1861 Anna, b. Sept 10, 1862 Martin, b. Sept. 14, 1865 William, b. Jan 12 1867
Heinrich W., Johann W. & William came to Canada in 1903 & 1904.Johann W. & William lived in the US, Heinrich stayed in Canada.The children of these three are scattered in the US & Canada. The other siblings of these three stayed in Russia.
Maria D. Penner (wife of Johann W.) parents were Jacob Penner and Helena Dueck.Maria D. Penner's sister Margaretha D. Penner married William Neufeld - brother of Johann W.
I have a lot of other information on these familes, if you are interested.Just let me know.