Heilmann (Pfeifer)

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Heilmann (Pfeifer)
Гейльманъ (Pfeifer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Hans Adam Heilmann from Grebendorff in the area of Würzburg & Margaretha Stet from Westheim in the district of Trümberg near Würzburg were married on 12 May 1766 in the Lutheran Church of Büdingen.

Adam Heilmann, his wife Maria Margaretha, and their son Sebastian (¾-years old) are recorded on the 1767 census of Pfeifer in Household No. 82. They had settled there on 22 August 1767.

The 1767 census records that Adam Heilmann came from the German village of Gemünden [?] in the Würzburg region.

Sources: 

- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #631.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 397.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies