Mosser

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Mosser
Моссеръ
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Mosser, a single teacher (Lehrer), is recorded on the 1767 census of Leitsinger in Household No. 82 along with a note that he is working as a day-laborer (Lohnarbeiter). He had settled there on 15 July 1767.

The death of Joseph Mosser in 1826 is recorded on the 1834 census of Köhler in Household No. 91. His relationship to Johannes Mosser on the 1767 census is undetermined at this time.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Mosser came from the German village of Vilseck [?].

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 77.

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