Weigand(t) (Huck)

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Weigandt (Huck)
Weigand (Huck)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Heinrich [sic] Weigandt, a farmer, his wife Katharina Charlotta, and children (Johannes, age 13; Katharina, age 9; Johann Ernst, age 2) settled in the Volga German colony of Huck on 1 July 1767.

They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 5.

Dietrich [sic] Weigandt is recorded on the 1798 census of Huck in Household No. Hk17.

The 1767 census records that Heinrich [sic] Weigandt came from the German region of Isenburg.

Sources: 

- 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): Hk17, Hk85.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 140.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies