Müller (Mariental-2)*

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Müller (Mariental-2)*
Миллеръ (Mariental-2)*
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Jakob Müller, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Mariental on 15 July 1766. His wife died and he remarried to Christina, the widow of Kaspar Riesch.

Jakob Müller and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Mariental in Household No. Mt49.

They are recorded on the 1767 census of Mariental in Household No. 82. The 1767 census records that Jakob Müller came from the German village of Weilburg in the Nassau region.

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


- 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): Mt49.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 116.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies