Johannes Huppenbauer, son of Johann Bartholomäus Huppenbauer & Anna Friederike Ludmann, was born 9 May 1816 in Untertürkheim in Württemburg.
He studied theology at the Basel Missionary Society and was ordained 2 October 1841.
His first marriage was on 3 October 1841 in Basel to Maria Dorothea Salathé (born 6 February 1816 in Basel). She died and Pastor Huppenbauer remarried in 1849 in the colony of Sarepta with Henriette Karoline Glitsch, who was born on 22 November 1827 in Tystrup-Christiansfeld, Schleswig.
He served the parish in Pyätigorsk-Karras from 1841 to 1845; in Tiflis from 1845 to 1851; and in Reinhard from 1853 to 1880.
He retired in 1880 and moved to Saratov where he died 8 May 1887.
- Huppenbauer Johannes (wolgadeutsche.ru) [Online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 146.