Halle (Boisroux)

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Halle (Boisroux)
Галле (Boisroux)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Rudolf Halle, a farmer, his wife Dorothea, and children (Christina, age 6; Christian, age 1) are recorded on the 1767 census of Boisroux in Household No. 54. They had settled there on 3 August 1767.

The children of Rudolf Halle are recorded on the 1798 census of Boisroux in Households No. Bx34 & Bx50.

The 1767 census records that Rudolf Halle came from the German region of Dessau.

[One translation of this surname erroneously records it as Hoppe on the 1767 census.]


- 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): Bx34, Bx50.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 152.

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Brent Mai

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