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There are 2 Geipel families from Hockerberg. Their relationship to each other, if any, needs further research.

(1) Johann Heinrich Geipel and his family, including his mother, are recorded on the 1798 census of Hockerberg in Household No. Hb07.

(2) Leonhard Geipel from Hockerberg and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Näb in Household No. Nb07.


- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Hb07, Nb07.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies