Heindel

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Heindel
Гейндель
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Widower Konrad Heindel, a farmer, and his children (Kartolia, age 20; [a] Walpurgia, age 15; [b] Stephan, age 14; [c] Martin, age 10) are recorded on the 1767 census of Seelmann in Household No. 80. They had settled there on 24 August 1767.

[a] Walpurga Schreiber née Heindel from Seelmann and her family are recorded on the 1798 census of Brabander in Household No. Bn32.

[b] Stephan Heindel and his family are recorded on the 1811 census of Seelmann in Household No. 58 along with a note that he had been held captive by the Kyrgyz-Kaisaks and had returned to Seelmann in 1798.

Stephan Heindel and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Seelmann in Household No. 77.

[c] Martin Heindel from Seelmann is recorded on the 1798 census of Brabander in Household No. Bn58.

Martin Heindel and his family are recorded on the 1811 census of Brabander in Household No. 58.

The 1767 census records that Konrad Heindel came from the German village of Steinsdorf in the Bamberg region.

Sources: 

- 1811 Brabander Census (Household No. 58).
- 1811 Seelmann Census (Household No. 58).
- 1834 Seelmann Census (Household No. 77).
- 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): Bn32, Bn58.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 163.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies