Weber (Kautz)

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Weber (Kautz)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Christian Weber, a farmer, his wife Katharina, and daughter Katharina (age ¼) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 13 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Johann Grapp.

In 1788, Johannes Weber moved from Kautz to Jost.

Widow Katharina Weber is recorded on the 1798 census of Kautz in Household No. Kz20.

Johann Weber from Kautz is recorded on the 1798 census of Jost in Household No. Jo39 along with a note that he is tending livestock in Laub.

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): Jo39, Kz20, Kz30, Mv1240.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #5888.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies