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Johannes Fischler, a craftsman (Handwerker), his wife Magdalena, and children (Johannes, age 14½; Anna Margaretha, age 12; Anna Katharina, age 6½) are recorded on the 1767 census of Grimm in Household No. 19.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Fischler came from the German region of Hanau.


- 1775 Grimm Census (Households No. 59 & 104).
- 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): Gm151.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 76.


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