Benner (Grimm)*

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Benner (Grimm)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Peter Benner, his wife Anna Maria, and sister Susanna are recorded on the 1767 census of Grimm in Household No. 77.

They are recorded on the 1775 census of Grimm in Household No. 77.

The 1767 census records that Peter Benner came from the German region of Darmstadt.

There do not appear to be male descendants with this surname among the Volga German colonies.


- 1775 Grimm Census (Household No. 151).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 83.


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