In 1782, Peter Hell moved from Basel to Bettinger.
Peter Hell from Basel is recorded on the 1798 census of Bettinger in Household No. Bt13.
Peter Hell and his descendants are recorded on the 1834 census of Bettinger in Households No. 35, 45, 87, & 132.
Some translators record this surname as Heil.
- 1834 Bettinger Census (Households No. 35, 45, 87, & 132).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bt13, Mv0125.