Haag (Kutter)

Spelling Variations: 
Haag (Kutter)
Гагъ (Kutter)
Хагъ (Kutter)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Haag, a single man, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766.

He settled in the Volga German colony of Kutter on 8 July 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 43.

Johannes Haag and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Kutter in Household No. Kt65.

The death of Johannes Haag in 1818 is recorded on the 1834 census of Kutter in Household No. 119.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johannes Haag was a farmer while the 1767 census records that he was a craftsman (Handwerker).

Both documents record that Johannes Haag came from the German region of Isenburg.

This surname has erroneously been translated as Haas and Hack by various sources.


- 1834 Kutter Census (Household No. 119).
- 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): Kt65.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 487.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3161.

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Volga Colonies