Eckhardt (Kolb)*

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Eckart (Kolb)*
Eckhardt (Kolb)*
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Albrecht Eckart, a craftsman (Handwerker), his wife Anna Barbara, and children (Konrad, age 14; Margaretha, age 9; Johann Michael, age 3) are recorded on the 1767 census of Kolb in Household No. 15.

They had settled there on 13 May 1767. The 1767 census records that Albrecht Eckart came from the German region of Bayreuth.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Eckart family among the Volga German colonies.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2001): 389.


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Volga Colonies