Hix(t) (Nieder-Monjou)

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Hicks (Nieder-Monjou)
Hix (Nieder-Monjou)
Гикстъ (Nieder-Monjou)
Hixt (Nieder-Monjou)
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Paul Hix, a farmer, his wife Anna, and children (Jakob, age 20; Johann, age 8; Heinrich, age ¾) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard an English frigate under the command of Skipper Adam Beerfeier.

Paul Hix, his wife Conigunda, and sons (Jacob, age 20; Conrad, age 8; Heinrich, age ¼) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that son Heinrich died en route.

The widow and children of Jakob Hix are recorded on the 1798 census of Nieder-Monjou in Household No. Nm06.

The death of Gottlieb Hix, son of Jakob Hix, in 1811 is recorded on the 1811 census of Nieder-Monjou in Household No. 6.

The descendants of Jakob Hix are recorded on the 1834 census of Nieder-Monjou in Households No. 30 & 66.


- 1811 Nieder-Monjou Census (Household No. 6).
- 1834 Nieder-Monjou Census (Households No. 30, 56).
- 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): Nm06.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #4457.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #6249-6253.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies