Hohl (Bauer)

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Hohl (Bauer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are two Hohl families that settled in the Volga German colony of Bauer on 20 July 1766. Their relationship to each other is not recorded on the 1767 census.

(1) Max Hohl, a farmer, and his family are recorded on the 1767 census of Bauer in Household No. 3. The 1767 census records that Max Hohl came from the German village of Winterburg in the Kurpfalz region.

(2) Johann Georg Hohl, a single butcher (Fleischer), is recorded on the 1767 census of Bauer in Household No. 39.

The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Hohl came from the German village of Degerlet [?] in the Wittenberg [Württemberg] region. In 1796, Valentin Hohl was living in Anton.

Sources: 

- 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): Mv0164.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 116, 126.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies