Sauer (Kaneau)

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Sauer (Kaneau)
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Heinrich Sauer, a cabinet maker (Tischler), and his wife Anna settled in the Volga German colony of Kaneau on 3 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 9.

The 1767 census records that Heinrich Sauer came from the German region of Nassau-Usingen.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 245.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies