Glocker

Spelling Variations: 
Glocker
Klocker
Глокеръ
Клокеръ
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Philipp Glocker, a farmer, his wife Katharina, and daughter Katharina (age 2) are recorded on the 1767 census of Rohleder in Household No. 7. They had settled there on 14 June 1766.

Johannes Glocker and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Rohleder in Household No. Rl05. The death of Johannes Glocker in 1823 is recorded on the 1834 census of Rohleder in Household No. 21.

Anton Glocker and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Rohleder in Household No. Rl07. The death of Anton Glocker in 1826 is recorded on the 1834 census of Rohleder in Household No. 20.

The 1767 census records that Philipp Glocker came from the French village of Goin.

Most descendants of this family seem to be using the spelling of Klocker.

Sources: 

- 1834 Rohleder Census (Households No. 20, 21).
- 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): Rl05, Rl07.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 49.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Immigrated to the following locations: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

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