Lotz (Meinhard)

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Лоцъ (Meinhard)
Lotz (Meinhard)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Widower Johann Heinrich Lotz, a farmer, and his children (Johannes, age 17; Christina, age 15; Heinrich, age 11; Anna Maria, age 4) are recorded on the 1767 census of Boisroux in Household No. 23 along with a note that they settled in the colony of Meinhard in 1768.

The 1767 census records that Johann Heinrich Lotz came from the German village of Stangendorf.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 166.

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Brent Mai

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