Kraft (Stahl am Karaman)

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Kraft (Stahl am Karaman)
Крафтъ (Stahl am Karaman)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Martien Krafft [sic], a journeyman mason (Maurergesell), and Maria Louissa [sic] Kümler were married 1 April 1765 in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Lübeck.

The widow and children of Martin Kraft from Stahl am Karaman are recorded on the 1798 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. Ks114.

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): Ks114.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #5.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies