Genzel*

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Genzel*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Bernhard Genzel, a farmer, and his wife Barbara settled in the Volga German colony of Nieder-Monjou on 3 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 47.

The 1767 census records that Bernhard Genzel came from the German village of Ganter [?].

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

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 195.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies