Bender (Moor)*

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Bender (Moor)*
Бендеръ (Moor)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Michael Bender, a farmer, and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Moor on 1 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 13.

The 1767 census records that Michael Bender came from the German Kurpfalz area.

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


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 158.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies