Hoffmann (Bettinger)

Spelling Variations: 
Hoffmann (Bettinger)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Hoffmann, a farmer, and his wife Anna settled in the Volga German colony of Bettinger on 3 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 15.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Hoffmann came from the German village of Auschenberg [Rauschenberg?] in the Hessen region.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 134.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies