Ohl / Uhl (Katharinenstadt)

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Ohl (Katharinenstadt)
Uhl (Katharinenstadt)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Peter Ohl/Uhl, a miller (Müller), and his wife Elisabeth settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 35.

The 1767 census records that Peter Ohl/Uhl came from the German village of Schlangenbad in the Kurmainz region.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 284.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies