Braun (Brabander-1)

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Braun (Brabander-1)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Braun, his children (Johannes, age 13; Angelika, age 11; Anna, age 9), and his new wife Margaretha (age 19) are recoded on the 1767 census of Brabander in Household No. 55. They had settled there on 19 August 1767.

Andreas Braun from Brabander is recorded on the 1798 census of Hölzel in Household No. Hz05.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Braun came from the village of Consdorf in Luxembourg.


- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bn22, Hz05.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 227.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies