Hoch / Hock (Frank-2)*

Spelling Variations: 
Hoch (Frank-2)*
Hock (Frank-2)*
Гохъ (Frank-2)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Peter Hock, a craftsman (Handwerker), his wife Anna Katharina, and son Christoph Ernst (age 4) are recorded on the 1767 census of Frank in Household No. 51.

Johann Peter Hoch, his wife Katharina, and sons (Christoph, age 35; Nikolaus, age 28) are recorded on the 1798 census of Frank in Household No. Fk137.

The deaths of father Peter Hoch in 1807 and son Christoph in 1799 are recorded on the 1811 census of Frank in Household No. 137.

The death of Nikolaus Hock in 1829 is recorded on the 1834 census of Frank in Household No. 294.

The 1767 census records that Johann Peter Hock came from Meiningen in Saxony.

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


- 1811 Frank Census (Household No. 137).
- 1834 Frank Census (Household No. 294).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Fk137.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 1999): 427.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies