There are 2 Göbel families recorded in Zürich. Because of their ages, they are believed to be father and son, but further research is needed for confirmation.
(1) Heinrich Göbel (age 56) and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Zürich in Household No. Zr03.
(2) Balthasar Göbel (age 25) and his wife are recorded on the 1798 census of Zürich in Household No. Zr45.
- 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): Zr03, Zr45.