Hall (Anton)*

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Hall (Anton)*
Галь (Anton)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Hall was born on 22 August 1730 in Zwingenberg, south of Darmstadt.

He immigrated to Denmark (Schleswig-Holstein) where he married Eva Katharina Heckmann in Altona on 27 April 1760. She had been born on 10 January 1728 in Schollbrunn.

In 1763, they immigrated to Russia, settling in the colony of Anton on 6 October 1764.

Konard Hall, his wife Eva Katharina, and daughter Anna Christina (age 2) are recorded on the 1767 census of Anton in Household No. 37.

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


- Eichhorn, Alexander, Jacob & Mary Eichhorn. The Immigration of German Colonists to Denmark and Their Subsequent Emigration to Russia in the Years 1759-1766 (Deiningen, Germany: Drukerei und Verlag Steinmeier GmbH & Co. Kg, 2012): 429.
- Lang, Gerhard. German Colonists of Denmark on the Volga.
- Parish register of Altona (LDS Film No. 0054037).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 64.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Gerhard Lang

Wayne Bonner

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies