Hartmann (Walter)

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Hartmann (Walter)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are 4 Hartmann families that settled in the Volga German colony of Walter.

The 1767 census records that they all came from the German village of Hainstadt in the Hanau region, but their relationship to each other is not recorded.

(1) Johann Adam Hartmann, a farmer, and his wife Appolonia are recorded on the 1767 census of Walter in Household No. 75 along with a note that Johann Adam is missing. They had settled there on 25 August 1767.

(2) Orphan Philipp Hartmann (age 15) is recorded on the 1767 census of Walter in Household No. 87 along with the Johann Konrad Link family. A relationship between the Hartmann and Link families is not recorded.

(3) Christoph Hartmann, a farmer, and his wife Katharina are recorded on the 1767 census of Walter in Household No. 105. They had settled there on 10 September 1767.

(4) Katharina Hartmann, widow of a craftsmann (Handwerker), and her daughters (Anna, age 15; Eva, age 12) are recorded on the 1767 census of Walter in Household No. 107. They had settled there on 10 September 1767.

Sources: 

- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Wt068.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 311, 314, 318, & 319.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies