Müller (Kraft)

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Müller (Kraft)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Fritz [sic] Müller, a carpenter (Tischler), and his wife Anna Margaretha settled in the Volga German colony of Kraft on 18 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 66.

The Büdigen marriage register records the marriage of Johann Ernst Müller from Burgbracht & Anna Margaretha Emmol from Mockstadt on 14 May 1766.

Ernst Müller and Margaretha Emmel are recorded on the 1798 census of Kraft in Household No. Kf41.

The 1767 census records that Fritz [sic] Müller came from the German village of Burgebrach.

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): Kf41.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt. German Migration to the Russian Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #647.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 410.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies