Müller (Kaneau-1)

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Müller (Kaneau-1)
Миллеръ (Kaneau-1)
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Conrad Müller & Eva Maria Pavel née Schmidt were married on 1 July 1766 in the Lutheran Cathedral (Evangelische Kirche Dom) in Lübeck.

Konrad Müller, a miller (Müller), his wife Eva, and daughter Marianna (age 15) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.

Konrad Müller, and his wife Eva settled in the Volga German colony of Kaneau on 27 June 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 78.

In 1786, Konrad Müller and his family moved from Kaneau to Graf.

The 1767 census records that Konrad Müller came from the German village of Hunzel in the Nassau region.


- 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): Gf22, Mv1146.
- Mai, Brent Alan & Dona Reeves-Marquardt. German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767): Origins and Destinations (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #175.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 261.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5421.

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Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies