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Peter Hendelbach, a single farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Frank in 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 28.

The 1767 census records that Peter Hendelbach came from the German village of Bisuses? in the Hessen-Darmstadt region.

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


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 423.


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Volga Colonies