Kniss (Huck)*

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Kniss (Huck)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Christina Kniss (age 1½), daughter of the deceased Philipp Kniss, is recorded on the 1767 census of Huck in Household No. 18 along with her stepfather Lorenz Köhler.

The 1767 census does not record from where this Kniss family came.

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


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 144.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies