Keller (Neu-Kolonie)

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Keller (Neu-Kolonie)
Келеръ (Neu-Kolonie)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are three Keiler families recorded in Neu-Kolonie. The first is assumed to be the father of the other two, but further research is needed to confirm this relationship.

(1) In 1790, Johann Keiler and his family moved from Neu-Kolonie to Brabander. Johannes Keiler (age 68) from Neu-Kolonie is recorded on the 1798 census of Brabander in Household No. Bn75.

(2) In 1793, Jakob Keiler moved from Neu-Kolonie to Brabander. Jakob Keiler from Neu-Kolonie and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Brabander in Household No. Bn76.

(3) Wilhelm Keiler is recorded on the 1798 census of Neu-Kolonie in Household No. Nk51 along with a note that he is working in Seelmann.

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): Bn75, Bn76, Nk51, Mv1875, Mv1884,

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies