Haus (Kaneau)*

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Haus (Kaneau)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Anna Sophia Haus (age 19), and her siblings (Sophia Elisabeth, age 17; Dorothea Elisabeth, age 12; Maria Louisa, age 9) are recorded on the 1767 census of Kaneau in Household No. 22 along with their stepfather Christoph Lichtner. They had settled there on 7 June 1767.

The 1767 census does not record from where the Haus sisters came.

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


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 248.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies