Bauer (Norka-2)*

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Bauer (Norka-2)*
Бауеръ (Norka-2)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Bauer (age 16) and his sister Katharina (age 8), children of the deceased Georg Bauer, are recorded on the 1767 census of Norka in Household No. 180 along with their stepfather, Johann Philipp Bäcker.

The 1767 census does not record from where Georg Bauer came.

Georg Bauer and his wife are recorded on the 1798 census of Norka in Household No. Nr128 along with a note that he is blind.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Bauer 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): Nr128.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 277.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies