German origins Project

Legend:   

BV=a German village near the Black Sea .  
FN= German family name.   
FSL= First Settlers’ List.   
GL= a locality in the Germanies.   
GS= one of the German states.  
ML= Marriage List.  
RN= the name of a researcher who has verified one or more German origins.  
UC= unconfirmed.   
VV= a German Volga village.

Names in bold are an entry or a cross-reference to an entry. 
Red text calls attention to information for which verification is completed or well underway.


Fa-Fnz                  last updated January 2014

FaasFN:  said by the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:661) to have been fromUC Warsaw.  His widow is listed without origin in the 1858 census (KS:664).

FaatzFN: this family name was found recorded in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

FaberFN: listed as the widow Burr in the Bergdorf census with no origin.  The GCRA proved her maiden name and origin in Affalterbach, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg, using FHL 1,187,151-2.  See their book for detail.

FaberFN{J.Christoph}: Danish records say this Lutheran son of {J.Georg} leftUC Neckargartach  near Heilbronn arriving at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762;  he requested permission todepart Denmark in May 1765 (EEE p.397, for more see that).  By July 1766 they had settled in Doenhof FSL #20 which said he was fromUC Heilbronn (no locality mentioned).  His widowed mother {E.Dorothea} last reregistered in Denmark in Jan. 1765 (EEE p.395, B-361).

Faber{Christina Catharina}: wife of Altergott{Friedrich Jr.} (EEE p.334, see it for more detail), listed in the Doenhof FSL (#94).

Faber/FaubusFN{Johannes}: with wife {Catharina} arrived in Russia on 8 August 1766 (Kulberg3967).  T4249 & 4250 lists them.  Not listed in KS.  By Aug 1767 they had settled in Ernestinendorf FSL #33 which said he was fromUC Krossigbusig?.    For 1798 see (Mai1798:Bs22?) but spelled Faubus in 1769 (Mv560).

FaberFN: listed by both the 1816 Kassel census (#61) and KS:258 without origin. See the GCRA book for more.

FaberFN: said by the Schlitz ML to have come fromUCWeisenich (Weissenbach?) in the baronial district of Duengen” and married in 1766 a Kumpfen woman fromUC Schlitz; they may have gone to the colony of Basel where he may be listed (Bs22) in the 1798 census (Mai&Marquardt#736, note 728).

FaberFN: said by the 1798 Warenburg census to be the maiden name of frau Kanzel (Mai1798:Wr5).

Faber{J.Caspar}: son of  {Ulrich} from Duengen on 22 July 1766 in Schlitz married Bauer{A.Barbara}: daughter of {Johannes} from Hutten (Mai&Marquardt#736.  I have been unable to find them in any published FSL.  Not in Kulberg, T or KS.

FabianFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Luebeck.  I could not find them in Mai1798.

Fablering{Katharina}: see Luea{Peter} of Zug.

FabriziusFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Wibstrand(?)/Wiebstrant(?), Finnland.

Facius{Elies. Isabell}:  daughter of the Russian Baron Commissioner Facius in Budeingen and godmother at the 26 March 1766 Buedingen baptism of a daughter of  Walser{J.Friedrich & Catharina Dorothea} (Mai&Marquardt#1201).  Not found in any later source.

Facius{Joh.): the Russian Imperial Commissioner and father of  {Elies. Isabell} and godfather of a son of Legai/Legue{Jean & Eve Elise} (Mai&Marquardt#1210a & 1201).   Not found in T.  The widow Faciast{A.Christina} and two sons may have been his family (?) arriving in Russia later in 1766 (T503-505).  Found in no later source.

Fackenbusch FN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Elbruck?, Wachtenberg?.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FaeberFN: see Ferber.

Faeling?FN: this widow was said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Kurmainz (no locality indicated).  I could not find her in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Faelsing/Felsing/Feltsing/Feltz{Ludwig Jakob}: he was said to be from UC GiessenUC and  on 4 April 1766 in Buedingen he married Herdt{Elisabeth} fromUC Offenbach now in Hesse (Mai&Marquardt#474).  KS127 repeated most of this information.  Felsing{Jakob}, wife {Johanna} and 4 children arrived in Russia 4 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg1278). Later in 1766 {Jacob}, {A.Elisabeth} and the 4 children took transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (T5386-5391).  By 7 June 1767 they all had settled at Paulskaya FSL #44, he said to be fromUC Giessen and frau Felsing’s maiden name was given as Herdt fromUC OffenbachUC.   In 1798 the family name was spelled Feltsing and Feltz (Mai1798:Pl55/Bs09).

Faen?{Katharina}: in 1798 in Boisroux she was said to have come from Zuerich (Mai1798:Bx27) found in no FSL and with no earlier colony indicated, she may represent a Zuerich first settler family.

FahlerFN: see Faller.

FahrstedtGL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Fischer{Heinrich} family, with a Weiser step-daughter in the household.  This probably is the same place that was rendered Vorstadt for the other Kano Fischer.  There was a Fahrstedt in the Holstein Duchy, some 39 miles NW of Hamburg city.  There was a Farnstaedt some 3.5 miles NW of Querfurt town, in Kursachsen.

Fahrt(?)GL, is an unidentified locality which, according to the Frank FSL, was in the state of Hannover and was homeUC to a Kemann? family.

Fahs{Jacob}: Danish records say this man leftUC Wuerttemberg arriving at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Tondern Amt in May 1762;  they left in May 1765.  They are recorded in the parish records of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.397, for more see that).

FaidelFN: see Feidel.

FailelFN: see Feidel.

FaiockFN: this family that went to Kassel as well as Rohrbach, Odessa, was proven by the GCRA to be from Vorderweidentahl, Bergzabern [Amt], Pfalz. Also spelled Veiock.  See their book  for detail. 

FajferVV : a variant spelling of  PfeifferVV.

Fak?FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Benndorf.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Falckenstern: go to Falkenstein.

Falde FN: also see Balde.

Falk?FN: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be an orphaned sister of the wife in the Becker{J.Heinrich} household, as well as the maiden name of the wife.   I cannot find these women in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Falk{Christoph}FN:  listed in the 1772 Pobochnaya first settlers’ list (pb29) with no origin mentioned ; as yet not found in Mai1798.

FalkFN: also see Valk and Volk.

FalkenbachFN: see Walkenbach.

FalkenburgGL:an unidentified place said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Derillion/Dirillion? family.  There are many Falkenburgs in Germany, Austria, Poland and Sweden.

Falkenstein/FalckensternFN{Christoph}: Danish records say he arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Tondern Amt; he, his wife and 6 offspring lived at #2 “Jensens Hof” in Colony F13 ‘Koenigsanbau”, Flensburg Amt, and requested permission to depart in May 1765.  They are recorded in the parish records of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.397-98, for more see that).

FalkensteinFN{J.Philipp}: said by the Schuck FSL (#22) to be fromUC Hessloch, Kurpfalz. Using LDS Film 948719 Brent Mai proved this man was baptized on 19 May 1744  in Hessloch. For more detail regarding this origin go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/f/falkenstein_schuck.cfm. For 1795 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2646,Su8,9,12,Pf10,and Rt21.

Falckenstern{Charlotte Dorothea}: was a godmother at the Luebeck baptism of a daughter  of Lauer{Jacob & Barbara} (Mai&Marquardt#1343).  Not found in any later source.

FalkensteinGL: an unidentified place said (no locality mentioned) by the Boaro FSL to be homeUC to a Einike? family.  Said by the Messer FSL to be homeUC to a Schanz family.  Said (no locality mentioned) by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Schweitzer family.  This could have referred to Falkenstein County, to four or five other small states, or to any of the dozen or so cities and towns named Falkenstein in the Germanies.

FalkensteinGL/GS: an unidentified place which EEE p.651 said Zeiseler{Carl}, who settled in Denmark and then at Kamenka FSL #28, may have come from here.

FalkensteinGS: according to Remmick there were at least 5 other small states by this name.  One of them was in Hessen just N of Frankfurt-am-Main and owned by the Nassau-Weilburg family; one owned by Austria was near Rottweil Imperial City; one was near Roding in the Grand-Duchy of Bavaria but owned by the Duke of Austria; one was near Heidenheim in Wuerttemberg Duchy;  and one was near Hettstedt in Stolberg County.

Falkenstein Grafschaft i.e. CountyGS: this small county was in more than six scattered chunks mostly near and in the southern or pfalz section of Nassau-Weilburg County and on the middle to upper reaches of the Salz and Nahe Rivers and near the headwaters of the Alsenz (the largest tributary of the Nahe) River and of the Pfrimm River that flows E into the Rhine just N of Worms.  Some of its cities were Winnweiler, Falkenstein, Imsbach and Ilbesheim. This country was wholly controlled by the Habsburgs. 

Fallendorf?FN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Klein, Holstein. The family name in 1798 was spelled Wollendorf (Mai1798:Rm12).

FallerFN: both the 1816 Kassel census (#52) and KS:259 said this family came fromUC Zeiskamm, Germersheim [Amt], Rheinpfalz.  This origin was not checked.  See the GCRA book for more.

FallerFN{Blasius}: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Freiburg although a note in the FSL says he was from Frankfurt-am-Main.  The family says his wife was a Wegau.

Faller: see  Feller.

Fallsee: an unidentified place which KS127 says Fetich{Joseph} leftUC in 1764.

Falquemont, Lorraine Province, France: is 34..8 km SW of Saarbruecken city and was likely called Falkenburg in German, likely home of the Derillion who was a first settler in Kamenka.

FalthornFN: listed by both the 1816 Kassel census (#62,80) and KS:259 without origin. See the GCRA book for more.

FalunGL, Schweden: is 121 miles NW of Stockholm, Sweden, and said by the Boaro FSL to be homeUC to a Bergmann family.

Falwinhausen?, Waldeck [Principality]: an unidentified place said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be homeUC to a Grebing/Greving family, and possibly to a Jung{H.Christian} family.

FalzFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#2) and KS:259 without origin.  The GCRA found unverified references to origin inUC Calw; see their book for more.   The better spelling is Volz.

Fanhausen?GL or Freihausen?GL: an unidentified place said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Kunz family.  There were dozens of similarly spelled places in the Germanies.

Fank?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Leisel.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Fanmispel?FN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Leben, Brandenburg.

Fansch/Fensch/Fausch{Magdalena}:  married Richter{J.Friedrich} 1 June 1766 in Rosslau. KS127 and 150 say 1765.  She is listed in Lauwe FSL (lw#44) no family name given.  KS127 spelled it Fensch.  KS127 spelled it Fausch.

Farenies?FN:  said by the Ober-Monjou 1776 movement table to be the maiden name of frau Silberngon (Mai1798:Mv2049).  However,  her maiden name is given as Nagengart[?] in 1798 (Om36).

Faret/Farrette?FN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Monte de Marcon, France (no locality mentioned).

Farger?FN: said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Fulda (no locality given), and his frau’s maiden name was given as Eckstein (no origin given).  Her family namewas rendered the same way in 1798 (Mai1798:Kl19).

FarnstaedtGL: see Fahrstedt.

Farrette?FN, see Faret.

Fasching FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Sulzdorf, Wuerzburg [Bishopric].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sm13.

FasselmanFN: this family name was found recorded in Winterhausen marriage records 1760-1769; see Flegel trip.

Fassnacht/FastnachtFN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Orb/Bad Orb(?) (no locality mentioned).

FastFN: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Lackendorff, Elbing Amt.

FastnachtFN, see Fassnacht.

FauFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Kinterchener?, Bamberg with a Mecker? orphan boy in the household.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FaubelFN: see Faupel.

FaubusFN: see Faber.

FauerbachFN{A.Susanna}: married Derr{J.Michael} in Kaichen before heading for Walter.

FauerbachGL: there are 3 Fauerbachs in Germany all now in Hessen.  Fauerbach, Friedberg Imperial City, is now a suburb or district on the SE of Friedberg. Fauerbach, Hessen-Darmstadt, nka Fauerbach-bei-Nidda, is 3 miles ESE of Nidda town and 14 miles ENE of Freidberg city.  Fauerbach, Solms-Braunfels Principality, nka Fauerbach-vor-der-Hoehe, is 5 miles NW of Friedberg city.

FauerbachGL: country unidentified, said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be homeUC to a Philipp{Carl} family.  Said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to a Koch woman who married in 1766 a Goetz man; later this couple went to Jagodnaja Poljana (Mai&Marquardt#729).  Said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Mueller family.  Said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to a Baecker family.

FauerbachGL, Buedingen, Hessen: a misidentified place said by the Stumpp version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC to a Koch family.  The Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL says he was from Feuerbach [i.e. Fauerbach] or Nidda (p.133).  So this would have been Fauerbach, Hessen-Darmstadt.

FauerbachGL, [Hessen-]Darmstadt: nka Fauerbach-bei-Nidda, and said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Schwab. 

FauerbachGL, Hessen-Darmstadt: said by the Frank FSL to be homeUC to Adelmaier and Herzog families.  This was the same place as the previous entry.

Fauerbach, [Solms-Braunfels Principality]: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be homeUC to Hartmann and Wasmuth/Wassmuth families.  Kuhlberg said this was in Solms.

Fauerbach-bei-NiddaGL: is 3 miles ESE of Nidda town and 14 miles ENE of Freidberg city, and was Fauerbach, Hessen-Darmstadt Margraviate.

Fauerbach-vor-der-HoeheGL: is 5 miles NW of Friedberg city and was Fauerbach, Solms-Braunfels Principality.

FaulstichFN:  said by the Koehler FSL to be the maiden name of a frau Schmidt.

FaupelFN: said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Meisenheim, Zweibruecken. In 1798 the family name was spelled Faubel (Mai1798:Rl10).

Faure{Jean}: married Albrecht{E.Margretha} in Buedingen 16 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#439 & KS127).  Not found in any later source.

Faus/Faust FN: said by the 1798 Balzer census to be the maiden name of the then frau Blitz (Mai1798:Bz30).

FauschFN: see Fansch.

FauserFN: arrived in South Russia in 1819 and later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Gomaringen, Reutlingen Oberamt, Wuerttemberg.

Faust{Conrad Jr}FN: said by the Balzer FSL (#100a) to be fromUC Isenburg (no country or locality identified).  The maiden name of frau Faust{Conrad Jr} was given as Keller in 1798 (Mai1798:Bz73).

Faust{Conrad Sr}FN: said by the Balzer FSL (#100) to be fromUC Isenburg (no country or locality identified).  KS127 said he was from IsenburgischenThis couple surely had died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

FaustFN{Dorothea,Georg}: said by the 1798 Schwed census (Sw8) to have come there from Boisroux, but could not be found in any FSL.

FaustFN{Johannes}: married Reichert {A.Margaretha} 19 April 1766 in Buedingen; both said to be fromUC Reibach (Mai&Marquardt#557). KS127and 150 said they were fromUC Raibech near Dieburg in Hesse. {Johann & Anna} arrived in Russia 31 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg2842). Not found in T.  By 20 June 1766 his widow with 2 sons  had settled at Dobrinka FSL #94, which said she was fromUC Roth, Isenburg, and had moved to Shcherbakovka in 1768.  Not identified in Mai1798.

Faust{J.Georg}: married Kalb{A.Catharina} in Buedingen 22 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#459 & KS137).  KS127 says he was from Offenbach.   Not found in any later source.

FaustFN: according to the Goebel FSL this was the maiden name of Haag (fromUC Friedberg, Wuerzburg)’s wife.

FaustFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Alsfeld, Hessen.

FaustFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Kutter FSL to be fromUC Isenburg.  There is a high probability that the records for this family are in Wolferborn  parish books – Dick Kraus.

FaustFN: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be fromUC Bamberg [Bishopric] (no locality mentioned).  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FaustFN: said by the Schuck FSL to be fromUC Preetz, Holstein. I could not find them in Mai1798.

FaustFN: he died on the way to Russia and his widow, later frau Hanisch, was said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Ulm. 

FaustFN: the wife (maiden name unknown) was said by the Schuck FSL to be fromUC Kreuznach?, Kurpfalz. 

Faus/Faust{Charlotta}: by the time Blitz{J.Georg}arrived in Russia in July 1766 he evidently had remarried to this woman (Balzer FSL #72, and  Mai1798:Bz30).

Faust{J.Georg}: from Offenbach, [Isenburg-Birstein Principality] (now in Hesse) married Kalb{A.Catharina} 22 March 1766 in Buedingen. I did not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FaustFN: this family name was found recorded in Schlitz marriage records 1762-1767; see Flegel trip.

FaustFN: also see Faus.

Faustindorf GL, Volhynia: according to the GCRA it was associated with Reiser and Tebus familes in 1842 and 1846 repectively.  According to Jerry Frank it is now Faustynow some 36 km WSW of Shitomir which is nka Zhytomyr/Zhitomir, Ukraine, 83 miles W of Kiev.

FautFN:  listed by the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:659) without origin.  Otherwise listed as Fauth (KS:260) which seems to be the preferred spelling.

FauthFN:  listed by the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:260) without origin.  The GCRA proved that some of his children were born in Doerrenbach, Bergzabern [Amt], Pfalz, but they have been unable to locate the origin of the father; see their book for details.  Also spelled Faut.

Kalb{A.Catharina}: married Faust{J.Georg} in Buedingen 22 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#459 & KS137).  Not found in any later source.

Fazius{Heinrich}FN: listed in the 1798 Straub census (Sr41) but but I did not find him in any FSL.  His wife’s maiden name was give as Sparwasser in 1798 (Sr41).

Febor?FN : see Weber of Huck.

Fech/FechtFN{Adam Herman}:  said by by KS127 and the Balzer FSL (#50) to be from DuedelsheimGL, Isenburg[-Buedingen County].  Bonner proved that both Herr Fech and his Raab wife were baptized and married there in1735 and 1764.  Wagner1 p.83 concured and also proved their marriage in Duedelsheim; in 1764 Fech’s father was in Altwiedermus.  The maiden name of frau Fech was given as Raab in 1798 (Mai1798:Bz64); for other family members see (Bz50, 63 and 74).  For more detail and sources go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/f/fech_balzer.cfm.

FechFN: also see Focht.

FechenheimGL, Hannau County: see Fegenheim.

Fechinger{Eva Barbara}: 10 June 1766 married BoschelFN{Georg Michael} (Mai&Marquardt#1018, KS122, 127, but 127 mistakenly says 1765).   With wife {Eva Barbara} Bueschel arrived in Russia on 12 Sept 1766, he said to be from Pfalz  (Kulberg5854)    Not found in T.  By 19 Aug 1767 this couple had settled at Jost FSL #67.  In 1798 he was listed as a widower (Mai1798:Jo14).

FechlingerFN: see Fochlinger.

FechtFN: see Fech.

FeckFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Biberach.

Feck{Marianna}: was the 2nd wife, married in Russia, of Huck{Jacob} Mai1798:Bn44).

Feckenbusch/Felckenbusch/Leckenbusch{J.Georg}: married Wilecker{Margarethe} 20 May 1766 in Rosslau ( Mai&Marquardt#976 and KS127).   KS145 has her as Milecker{Margaretha Johanne}.  KS142 has Leckenbusch{J.Georg} and  vcsa   the year incorrectly as 1765.  Not found in any later source.

FederFN: said by the Ober-Monjou 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Kohl  (Mai1798:Om10).

FedlerFN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Zing?, Grafschaft Oldenburg.  I could not identify them or any descendants in Mai1798.

FefterFN: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Roth, Anspach County.

FegenheimGL, Hanau County: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Ewald family.  The Walter Research Project has indicated this was Fechenheim, now an eastern neighborhood of Frankfurt-am-Main.

Fegiandrintza(?)GL: an unidentified place said by the Holstein FSL to be homeUC to a Breiniger family.

FehnFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  I cannot find them in the index to the 1798 censuses.

FehrFN: see Fer.

FehrkartFN: see Fer.

FeiFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Wenzenburg.  I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

Fei{A.Margaretha}: may have been the 3rd wife of Bock/Bach?{J.Conrad} who may have been a first settler of Zuerich.

Fei{Jacob} FN: possible early settlers of Zuerich said to be fromUC Meine (Lk23) with Weigant stepchildren (Lk23a). For 1797 and a possible 1798 see Mai1798:Mv3095 and Zr7??.

Fei{PhilippPeter}FN: possible early settlers of Zuerich said to be fromUC Weissenhasel, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate]  (Lk22) with a Schlarf orphan in the household (Lk22a).  For 1797 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv3095,Zr50 and possibly 7.

FeiFN: also see Fey.

FeidelFN: said by the Dreispitz FSL to be fromUC Ebersbach, Wittenberg.  In 1798 the family name was spelled Feil (Mai1798:Dr38).

FeidelFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Arnheim, Holland.  Later spelled Faidel, Failel, and Weigel (Mai1798:Ka4, Ka53).

FeiferVV : a variant spelling of  PfeifferVV.

FeigFN: this family name was found recorded in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

FeigertFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#67) and KS:260 with no origin.  Using FHL#193,976, the GCRA proved their origin in Meisenheim, Kreuznach [Amt], Rheinpfalz.  See the GCRA book for more.     Also spelled Feikert and Feukert.

FeikertFN: see Feigert.

FeilFN: said by the Kukkus FSL to be fromUC Weilrod(?), Braunfels.

FeilFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#53) and KS:260 with no origin, but said by KS:468 to have come from Gutenberg, Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg. Using FHL#1,055,850, the GCRA proved this origin.  See their book for more.  Also spelled Veil.

Feil FN said by the Schwab FSL to be fromUC Weihenzell?.  I could not find members of this family in Mai798.

FeilFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Philippsburg, Holstein?, with a Sohn stepson in the household.  The Feil couple surely died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

FeilFN: this family name was found recorded in Winterhausen marriage records 1760-1769; see Flegel trip.

FeilFN: also see Feidel, Feil, Peil, and Veil.

FeilingFN: said by the Bettinger FSL to be fromUC Waldgirmes, Darmstadt.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bt18.

FeinFN{Balthasar}: said by the Huck FSL and by Kuhlberg4935 to be single and fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

Feinstein(?)GL, meaning unknown, used in the Frank FSL in conjunction with the Dietrich family and Solms.

Feit FN: said by the 1798 Lauwe census to be the maiden name of frau Kletter of Anton (Mai1798:Lw1).

FeitFN: also see Veit.

Fekel? FN: see Fleck.

FelbaitelFN:  said by the Ober-Monjou 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Boes, formerly frau Matheas  (Mai1798:Om63).

Felber?{Matthias}:  said by the Recruiter Beauregard list to have come fromUC Beimbach, [Kur-]Bayern, and to have gone to Schoenchen in 1768 (Lk149), which makes him a likely Schoenchen first settler.  For 1767 see T4940.  I did not find him in Mai1798.,

FelbuschFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Giessen(?), Darmstadt.

FeldFN: see Felden.

FeldGL, Hessen Darstadt: according to the Frank FSL was home to a Gruenewald family.  Confirmed as Gruenwald from Gross Felda.

FeldaFN: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).  Later spelled Felde.

Feldbuch{Johannes & Anna}: T30-32 records that this couple and his sister were transported from Oranienbaum to Saratov, but he died along the way.  I did not find them in any published FSL.

Felde/Zelde{Johannes}: fromUC Klein Moor married Helffenbein{Gerdraut} in Buedingen 25 April 1766  (Mai&Marquardt#589).  On 29 Aug 1766 {Johann & Gertruda} and her mother Kinder{Julianna} arrived in Russia, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg5189).  Not found in any later source.

Felde{Heinrich,Peter}FN: they are listed in Rosenheim in 1798 (Rm29 and 45) but I cannot find them in any FSL.

Felde{Margaretha}FN: this widow of {Peter} is listed in Rosenheim in 1798 (Rm45) but I cannot find her family in any FSL.

FeldeFN: see Felda or Velde.

FeldeGL: an unidentified place said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to the  Burger woman who married in 1766 the Lang man who settled in Shcherbakovka (Mai&Marquardt#625).  There were at least 5 Feldes in the Germanies.

Felden?FN: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be fromUC Gevmenrod?:.    Spelled in 1798 Feld (Mai1798:Pl02) and in 1795 Feldt (Mv585).

FeldeningFN: said by the Schwed FSL to be a step-son in the Rosinski household.

FeldhofenFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Amsterdam, Holland.

Feldrennach, [Baden-Durlach]: is 7 km SW of Pforzheim city and was proven to be the place where Altergot{G.Friedrich}, a Doenhoff first settler, was born and married.  Proven to be the birthplace of  Behringer/BoehringerFN{Ludwig F.} whose widow and children settled in Reinwald (FSL #32).

FeldstettenGL, Muensingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is some 6.5 miles NE of Muensingen city and was said mistakenly by the 1816 Glueckstal census (#35) and by KS:326 to be homeUC to the Keim family.  Proven by the GCRA as home to the Keim family that went to Kassel.

FeldtFN: see Felden.

FelersteinFN: see Feuerstein.

FelhauerFN: listed by both the 1816 Kassel census (#74) and KS:262 without origin.  Using FHL#1,189,091-2 the GCRA proved origin in Eppingen, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden.  See their book for more.  Also spelled Filhauer and Villhauer.

FelkerFN{Georg}: said by the Bettinger FSL to be fromUC Moens, Holstein.  This couple must have died prior to the 1798 Volga census.

FelkerFN{Georg and Christian}: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Danzig, Free Republic.  This was identified as a Voelker family by the Walter Research Group.

Felker FN: also see Voelker.

FellFN: said by the Keller FSL to be an orphan girl {Agnesta} in the Grollmann household and an orphan boy in the Schipper household.

FellGL: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Schneider family and possibly a Henicke family.  See the next two entries.

FellGL: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Dietzel family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Darmstadt. The only Fell that I can find outside of Austria is 6 miles ENE of Trier city and in the 1760s it belonged to Kurtrier, not Kurpfalz.

FellGL, [Kur-]Trier: is 6 miles ENE of Trier city, and said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to Kossmann and Rutkowski families.  Said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to Hof{Mathias}/Hoff and Witna families, and possibly a Busch family.

FellGL: also see Gross-Felda.

FellaFN: see Gross-Felda.

FellbachGL, Cannstatt Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is just NE of the Bad Cannstatt neighborhood of Stuttgart, and was home to an Aldinger family that settled in Hoffnungstal, Bessarabia.  This is the same origin as the next entry.

FellbachGL, Waiblingen Amt, Wuerttemberg: is some 1.5 miles SW of Waiblingen city, and proven by the GCRA to have been home to Aldinger and Deile families, and probably the Hofmeister family, that went to Bergdorf.  Proven by GCRA to be home to the Aldinger  family that went to Glueckstal.  KS:410 says this was homeUC to the Rosin family that settled in Kassel, but the GCRA is doubtful.   This is the same origin as the previous entry.

FellerFN: said by the Anton FSL to be fromUC Hirschfelde, Hessen.  In 1798 spelled both Feller (Mai1798:Wr98) and Veller (An50).

Feller{J.Adam}:  said by the Pleve version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL (#54) to be fromUC Nidda.  The Kromm version says he was fromUC Streithain near Nidda (pp.31, 33).  KS127 repeats the Kromm version, and says his wife was {A.Maria}.  I could not find them in Mai1798.

Feller{J.Adam}: 30 yrs old and wife {A.Maria} 24 left Nidda near Buedingen for Jag. Poljana.

FellerFN: also see Gramm.

FellinGL, Poland: the GCRA found this associated with the Adam fmaily in 1792, guessing that it may have been Zellin, Czelline, or Filehne.

Fels?: is listed in the Warenburg FSL as living in Saratov but no age or origin is provided.  I could not find him in Mai1798.

Felsing: go to Faelsing.

Felsinger: see Felsinger.

FelterFN: said by the Kraft FSL to be fromUC Burgsinn.

FeltsingFN: see Felsing.

FeltzFN: see Felsing.

Felzer(?): this might be Pfalz.

Felzig, Bamberg: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Goetz family.

Fenay?GL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Litke family.

FendelFN: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromUC Hanau (no locality mentioned).

FendelFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Leuven(?), Braband.

FendelFN: said by the Laub FSL to be fromUC Augsburg.

Fendrich?FN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Reuden.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FennGL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Lambert family.

FenschFN: see Fansch.

Fer?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Mecklenburg-Schwerin.  Spelled Fehr in 1772 (Mai1798: Mv274), and may also have been spelled Fehrkart in 1798 (Bx20).

FerberFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Kirchberg, Hessen.  In 1798 spelled Faeber and the maiden name of the wife was given as Paul (Mai1798:Br11).

FerberFN: both the 1816 Kassel census (#11) and KS:261 said this family came fromUC Frickenhausen, Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  The GCRA could not confirm this origin in FHL#1,056,592.  See their book for more.

Ferdinandshof GL: see Ferdinanz.

Ferdinanz(?)GL, Pommern: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Strep? family.  This may be Ferdinandshof some 25 miles ENE of NeuBrandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

FernerFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Zersardel?.  I could not find this woman or her daughter in the 1798 censuses.

Ferstrin{A.Maria}: may have been the maiden name of frau Herr{J.Peter} of Luzern (Mai1798:Lz33].

FerterFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Halle.  Pleve thought this might be Voerter.

Fertich{Joseph}: KS:82 and 127 say he was fromUC Fallsee [i.e. Kurpfalz] and in 1764 was sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  Also spelled Fertig.  I have not found him in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FertigFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Geddelsbach, Loewenstein.  The 1798 census gave the wife’s maiden name as Albrecht (Mai1798:Br13; also see Br14, 15, and 70).

FertigFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Kaesbach, Franken. For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr68.

Fertig: also see Fertich.

FeschFN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be fromUC Valence, FrankreichThe 1834 census said a Fusche family moved to Leichtling.  Might be Fushi in 1798? (Mai1798:Fz3).

Feschler{Martin & J.Georg}:  KS127 said he leftUC Steinau near Schluechtern now in Hesse.  I did not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Feser?FN: said by the Volmer FSL to be fromUC Karlstadt, Wuerzburg.  Later spelled Fesser.

Fesinger{Appolonia/Apolonia}: daughter of the former {Mich.} former soldier inUC Breysach married in Woerhd 29 May 1766 Lang{J.Georg} (Mai&Marquardt #817).  On 31 July 1766 {Johann & Anna} arrived in Russia (Kulberg3867).  Later in 1766 {Gorge & Apolonia} in Oranienbaum took transport for the Volga (T2250-2251).  Not found in any published FSL.  By 1798 her husband was a widower in Zug (Mai1798:Zg29).

Fessel/FezerFN{Elisabeth}: married Pazold{Friedrich} in Rosslau 31 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#882). Patzel{Friedrich & Catharina} arrived in Russia 4 July 1766 (Kulberg1428). Later in 1766 {Friedrich & Christiane} took transport in Oranienbeum for the Volga; a child was born and died enroute (T5655-5657 ).  Before 7 June 1766 Bazel{Friedrich & Elisabeth} and 1 infant had settled at Orlovskaya FSL #55.   In 1798 Patzel{Friedrich & wife  Fezer{Katharina} were still in Orlovskaya (Mai1798:Or32).

Fessel{Martin & Elisabeth}: Anhalt-Dessau archives record that these siblings left Quellendorf, Anhalt-Dessau Principality for Russia, while their mother and other siblings stayed at home (Mai&Marquardt#1063). 

Fessel{Martin}:  married Lorber{Johanna Katharina Dorothea} 31 March 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#883}; KS127 had him as Sessel and mistakenly said it was 1765.  On 4 July 1766 {Martin & Catharina} and his mom {Dorothea}  arrived in Russia, he said to be fromUC Dessau (Kulberg1429). {Martin & Catharina} left Oranienbaum for the Volga but she died on the way (T#5658&5659).  By 4 July 1766 {Martin & A.Rosine} had settled at Boaro FSL #85, he said to be fromUC Quellendorf, Dessau.  In 1798 they are still in  did not find them in Mai1798.

FesselFN: also see Fezer.

FesserFN: see Feser.

FestFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Reifenberg, Bassenheim.  For 1798 see 1798Mai:Dl17, 25.

Festsolzig?, [Kur-]Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Hefter widower.

Fett/Fette{Johanna Magdalena}: married Thueringer{Johann} in Luebeck 26 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#65).  Not found in KS or in Kulberg.  She must have died prior to{Johann & Katharina} heading for the Volga.

Fetter?FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Egelsheim, [Kurbayern].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Fetzburg?GL: an unidentified country.  See Barpach.

FetzerFN: see Wolf of Katharinenstadt.

FetznerFN: see Pfitzner.

FeuerbachFN: see Fauerbach.

FeuerbachGL, Stuttgardt [Amt], Wuerttemberg: a former village, now a neighborhood on the NW side of Stuttgardt city; the GCRA proved this the origin of the Reiser{J.Gottfried} family whose members ended up in Hoffnungstahl, Kassel and Neudorf.

Feuerstein{Wilhelm} single (Kulberg82); from Hammerfurth: (

Feuerstein/FelersteinFN{J.Georg}: said by the Norka FSL #170 to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  The Buedingen ML says this Feurstein man from Boehnstadt married Loch{Agnesa} 12 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#691).  {J.Georg} and wife {A.Elisabeth} arrived in Russia 29 Aug 1766, he said to be from Isenburg (Kulberg5166).  Later in 1766 in Oranienbaum they took transport for the Volga (T506-507).  Dr. Ruth Schultz proved he was born and baptized in Boenstadt, [Isenburg-Waechtersbach County].  For a bit more information go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/f/feuerstein_norka.cfm.   In 1798 his wife’s maiden name is given as Loch (Mai1798:Nr109).  For other family members in 1798 see Mai1798:Nr107, An30 and for a Felerstein spelling see Kt45. 

Feuerstein{Wilhelm}: Kulberg82 said he was a single Catholic fromUC Hammerfurth. Not found in T.  Said by the Ober-Monjou FSL (#60) to be fromUC Obermoersbach?.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om13.

FeuersteinFN{A.Barbara}: the Stephan FSL (#8) said she was frau Stephan{Andreas} [sic. actually his name was Mohr{Andreas}.   Said by the 1798 Stephan census to be the maiden name of frau Moor (Mai1798:Sp23).

FeukertFN: see Feigert.

FeursteinFN: see Felerstein.

FeyFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Fulda [Bishopric] (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Fei in 1798 (Mai1798:Gf32).

Fezer?/FesselFN: said by the 1798 Orlovskaya census to be the maiden name of frau Patzel (Mai1798:Or32). A Rosslau ML spelled this name Fessel (Mai&Marquardt#883).

FHL(4444): indicates film number 4444, or whatever number is in the parenthesis, from the Latter-Day Saints’ Family History Library.  In such films are recorded countless primary genealogical records from around the world.

Fich: see Fick.

FichtelFN: said by the Hoelzel FSL to be fromUC Geiselwind, Schwarzenberg.  I could not find this family in 1798.

Fick/SickFN{Sabina/Sabina Catharina}:  Sabina married Vogel {Martin} in Rosslau 28 May 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#833). KS158 lists her as Sick{Sabina Catharina}.  Not found in T. Before 1 July 1767 their orphaned  daughter {Elisabeth} had settled in the Koch{Caspar} household at Dietel FSL #36a.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Br45. 

Fick/Fich{M.Magdalena}:  she married with Koellermeier{Petrus} in Buedingen 28 May 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#837 & KS127).  KS139 says his name was Koellermeister and hers was Fich.

FickeFN: both the 1816 Kassel census (#82) and KS:262 said this family came fromUC Hessen-Kassel..  The GCRA believes the family likely came fromUC Lauterecken, Kusel [Amt], Rheinpfalz but as of 10/2007 they had not yet used FHL#193,019 to prove it.  See their book for more.  Also spelled Fuecke.

Ficker{J.Heinrich/Hinrich}: married Bergt{Christina E.} on 12 May 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#973). KS121 mistakenly has the year as 1765.  KS127 has her name as Bergth.  Not found in any later source.

FiebigFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #164.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gm7).

FiedlerFN{Johannes & Konrad}:  these two men were said by the Neidermonjou FSL and KS127 to be fromUC Vadenrod, Alsfeld Amt, [Hessen-]Darmstadt.

FiedlerFN:  the wife was said (no locality mentioned)  by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Oldenburg.

FiedlerFN: this family name was found recorded in Schlitz marriage records 1762-1767; see Flegel trip.

FielinGL,  Prussia: the GCRA found this associated with the Meske family in 1783 and guessed that it was really Filehne.

FierFN: see Fuehrer.

Figelnus?FN: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be a step-daughter in the Kappes household.  I could not find her in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FiginFN: said by the Phillipsfeld 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Schneider{Michael}.

Figlein(?), Orleans, France: an unidentified place said by the Preuss FSL to be homeUC to a Budgor? family.

FigongueFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Kampe.

Filbert/Philbert/Philbred{J.Peter}: Danish records say this Lutheran leftUC Erpach(i.e Erbach [County]) arriving in Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in Nov 1759; he and his 5 offspring lived in Colony J2 “Friderichsheede”, Silkeborg Amt; by De. 1762 only his widow and offspring aare recorded (EEE p.400, for more see that).  Gerhard Lang proved this Pfilbert man was born in 1708 in Gronau, and there married in 1733 Stock{A.Maria}; they immigrated to Denmark (now Schleswig-Holstein where he died in Thoring colony, after which his descendants immigrated to Schilling.  For a bit more information go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/p/philbert_schilling.cfm.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sg4, 95, 96, and 99, and Bd93, 94,95.  His sons {J.Georg} and {J.Nicolaus} are recorded in the Schilling 1775 census at #4 and #5 (EEE p.400).

File: File on those Colonists Departing in 1773, Fond 283, Opis 1, Delo 162, May 16, 1773, No.3, in 108 sheets, copyright AHSGR 1997, shelf # DK3lll4/G3F66/1997x.

Filehne KreisGL, Posen province, Pussia: now Wielen, Poland, some 45 miles NWpf Poznan and was a district administrative center.  The GCRA thinks this may have been associated with the Adam family (1792) and the Meske family (1783).

FilehneGL, Polen: now Wielen, Poland, and said by the Fischer FSL to be homeUC to a Kossmann family.   Said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Teschke family. 

FilhauerFN: see Felhauer.

FilingerFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Mangen?.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Filis?GL, Polen: an unidentified place said by the Fischer FSL to be homeUC to a Lang family.  Probably Filehne?

Filius?FN: this mother-in-law was said by the Dobrinka FSL to be in a Schulz household fromUC Gelnhausen.  The Buedingen ML says her daughter’s maiden name was Avelius.

FilligenGL, Braunfels: said by Buedingen church records to be homeUC to a Knippel man; by 1767 he was in Norka (Mai&Marquardt#1216a).  I can find no such place near Braunfels.  There is a Pfeddersheim some 2 miles WSW of Worms, which evidently was/is aka Pfiffligheim …

Filmar/Villmar, Trier): said by the Rothammel FSL to be homeUC to a Voon family.

Filsinger{J.Heinrich}: KS127 says he left Laubach near Nidda now in Hesse in 1766.

Filsinger{J.Konrad}: the Krasnoyar FSL(#109) to be fromUC Laubach and that his wife (maiden name not given) was from Meerholz, Isenburg.  KS127 says this Filsinger man was from Solms-Ilsford.

FilsingerFN: see Felsinger.

Filun?GL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Sonnenblatt family.

FinckFN: all filed amonst Fink.

Findhohnt{Ulrich}: KS:82 and nnn say this party of  3 in 1764 was sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  I have not found them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Fine?FN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Halberstadt, Brandenburg.

Fink etc follow:

FinckFN: this woman is said by a Luebeck ML to be fromUC Riedesel (no locality mentioned) and to have married in 1766 a Hoffman man (Mai&Marquardt#280).  By 1767 this couple may have been in the Belowescher Kolonien.

FinkFN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Legen(?).  For family members and descendants in 1798 see Mai1798: Mn12, 29, 30, 35 and Bb14.

FinkFN: said by the  Dietel 1798 census to be the maiden name of a frau H.Paul Michel (Mai1798:Dt56).

Fink/FinckFN{J.Stephan/Steffen}: Danish records say this man (probably was the son of {M.Agnes} fromUC Neulossheim, Speyer Unteramt, Maulbronn Klosteramt, Wuerttemberg) arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in March 1761;  #11 in Colony G20 “Westscheide”, Gottorf Amt, and was last registered in Denmark in April 1765 (EEE p.400, for more see that).  Said by the Doenhof FSL #38 to be fromUC Wuerttemberg (no locality mentioned).

Finck{M.Catharina}: married Mueller{J.Ernst} in Luebeck 13 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#81).  Not identified in any later source.

FinkFN: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be fromUC Leisel.

FinkFN: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:676, 262) to be from Godramstein, Landau [Amt], Pfalz.  Using FHL(247,655-6), the GCRA verified this origin. See the GCRA book for more details.

Fink{J.Jost}: fromUC  Zell, Darmstadt Landgrviate  married Sein{A.Dorothea} in Buedingen 7 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#486).  KS127 says he leftUC Zell near Alsfeld now in Hesse to go to Bekkersdorf/Ernestinendorf.  Mai&Marquardt#486 also suggested this man was {Peter} who with wife {A.Dorothea} settled at Grimm FSL #52, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt.  In 1798 they were {J.Jost} and his Sein wife {Dorothea} still in Grimm (Mai1798:Gm67).

Fink{J.Melchior}FN: listed by the 1858 Kassel census (#245) and by KS:262 without origin. But said in another place in KS:262  to be from Hausen[-an-der-Zaber], Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg going (sic) to Sarata, Bessarabia. Using FHL#1,184,780-1 the GCRA proved origin in Hausen-an-der-Zaber.  See their book for more.

Finck{Philipp Jacob}: Danish records say this Lutheran leftUC Kurpfalz arriving at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761; he and his wife (Graebern{M.Catharina}) lived at #3 “Johannes Hof” in Colony F14 “Koenigsheide”, Flensburg Amt and requested permission to leave in April 1765. They are recorded in the parish records of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.400, for more see that).

Finck/FinkFN{J.Ludwig}: fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt married Gobel{A.Catharina} in Luebeck 21 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#224).  Fink, wife {Catharina E.}, and aunt {Elisabeth} arrived in Russia 10 Aug 1766, he said to be fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt (Kulberg4896).  Not found in T.  By 15 Aug 1767 {Ludwig}, wife {Katharina E.} and wife’s mother {A.Elisabetha} had settled at Norka FSL #45, same origin given for him.   For family members in 1794, 1796 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv1994, Mv2017, Nr165, 148, 154, Dt49, and 25.

FinkFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be with an orphan girl in a Hahn household.

Fink{Georg}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Schweringhausen (Lk157). I could not find him or any obvious descendants in Mai1798. (Lk68).

FinckFN{E.Catharina}: according to a Friedberg ML this woman fromUC Dolzheim married 23 April 1766 Wintermeyer {Conrad} (Mai&Marquardt#334).  On 18 June 1766 {Conrad & Catharina} had arrived in Russia, he said to be from Nassau (Kulberg928).  Not found in T.  By 12 May 1767 {Conrad & M.Katharina} had settled at Straub FSL #4. 1798 he was still there (Mai1798:Sr38).

FinkFN: this family name was found recorded in Kirburg marriage records 1762-1767; see Flegel trip.

Finken?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Zerbst (no locality mentioned).  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Finkenbach-Gersweiler: is some 26 km N of Kaiserslautern city and

Finkenbach-Gersweiler, Reipoltz-Kirchen Barony: is 5 miles SE of Meisenheim, Pfalz-Zweibruecken Duchy. Finkenbach  is a small town, Gersweiler a tiny village right next to it.  These were  proven to be among  the origins of the Manweilers who settled in Messer.

FinlandGS: was a part of Sweden until 1809.  Said by the Merkel FSL to be homeUC to a Olofsen family. 

Finsch{Ludwig}: KS:82 and 127 say he, his wife and  child leftUC Brandenburg in 1764 and were then sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  I have not found them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FinsterrotGL, Wuerttemberg Duchy: is 24 miles E of Kleingartach and is proved by Dona Reeves-Marquardt to be home to the grandfather and father of the Eurich woman who married a Fritzler and became one of the Grimm first settlers.  This is now in Neckarkreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.

Finstreng?, Frankreich: an unidentified place said by the Hildmann FSL to be homeUC to a Weiss family.

Firgeiling?FN: the Koehler FSL gives no place of origin for this orphan girl.  Kuhlberg spelled it Fuerheiling says she came from Franconia.

FirgerelFN: said by the 1798 Reinwald census to be the maiden name of frau Mueller{Christoph} (Mai1798:Rw46).

Firnberger: see Firnberiger.

Firnbergerriger: go to Firnberiger.

Firnberiger/Firnberger{Eliesabeth/A.Elisabeth}: KS127 says she left Gelnhausen now in Hesse to marry Kayser{Jakob}.  She married 10 April 1766 Kayser{Jacob} inBuedingen (Mai&Marquardt#511).   KS138 spells these names as Kayser, Gellnhausen and Firnbergerriger.  They arrived in Russsia 4 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Althausen (Kulberg1877).  Not found in T. By 18 June 1767 Kaiser{Jacob} and wife {A.Elisabeth} had settled at Doenhof FSL #60, he said to be fromUC Gelnhausen  (no locality mentioned).  In 1798 still in Doenhof, but her family name is spelled Rieger (Mai1798:Dh32).

FirnbergerrigerFN: see Firnberiger.

FirnsbergGL, Wuerzburg: an unidentified place said by the Preuss FSL to be homeUC to a Resch family.

FirschtFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Nuernberg.

FischFN: said by the Cheisol FSL to be fromUC Montain, Frankeich. For 1798 see Mai1798:Hr21, Rl31.

FischFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Veenendaal(?).  Pleve, incorrectly I think, thought this might be Fischer.

FischbachGL, Falkenstein: said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to a Merk family.  I can find no Fischbach in Falkenstein County.  There is a Fischbach some 2 miles SW of the town of Falkenstein in Steiermark province some 60 miles SW of Vienna, Austria.

FischbachGL, Lemberg [Amt], Pirmasens [Oberamt], Rheinpfalz: the GCRA believes this may have been homeUC to frau Knapp (nee Kern) of 1816 Kassel census (#75).  This may be 6 miles SE of Lemberg town, but there also is a Waldfischbach some 7 miles N of Lemberg town.

FischbachGL, Mainz: probably is in Hessen 12 miles NE of Mainz city center, and said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to an Ulrich family.

FischbornGL: is 13 miles NNE of Gelnhausen, and according to the Buedingen ML a Schneider woman fromUC Fischborn [which Stumpp says is near Gelnhausen] married in 1766 a Bapst man; by 1767 this couple was in Krasnoyar (Mai&Marquardt#645).

Fischer{J.Christoph}: The contemporary Pastor Seyffarth makes it clear that he actually was from Mettenheim, Wartenberg(sic) and says that Fischer later married a Bender woman (Mai&Marquardt#1238).  KS128 says that  Mettenheim was near Worms now in Rheinhessen, and that his wife was a Stellinger(sic) fromUC Steinbach near Donnersberg now in Hesse.  The Bauer FSL (#50a) has him as a single man fromUC Meissenheim, Wittenberg.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Br19 where his wife is listed as Stettinger{A.Barbara}.

FischerFN {Georg M}:  listed by the Bergdorf 1858 census (KS:664, 666) without origin. The GCRA using FHL(1,340,229) has verified a Neuenstein, Oehringen [Amt], Wuerttemberg origin mentioned in KS:264; see the GSRA book for detail.

FischerFN{Gottlieb}: listed in the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:661) as a pseudonym for Obenauer.

FischerFN{Karl F}: listed by the Bergdorf 1858 census (KS:668) without origin.  The GCRA using FHL(1,184,760) has verified the Leonbronn, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg origin mentioned in KS:263; see the GSRA book for detail.

FischerFN{Michael}: his widow is listed by the Bergdorf 1858 census (KS:659) without origin. The GCRA using FHL(1,055,850) has verified his Gutenberg, Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg origin mentioned in KS:264, having first gone to Kuhlhausen, Suedpreussen before going to Bergdorf; see the GSRA book for detail.  However, the GCRA has proven that his widow was bornUC a Steib in Goeppingen, Wuerttemberg, whereas KS:263 says she was fromUC Baiersbronn, Freudenstadt [Amt], Wuerttemberg.

Fischer{Sebastian}: on 22 June 1766 he married Wagner{Urusla} in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#1026).  However the Brabander FSL (#125) said he was fromUC Aulendorf, [Kur-]Bayern and was single.  This is odd since they usually very carefully labeled widowers as such.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bn45. 

FischerFN: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromUC Riedesel (no locality mentioned).

Fischer{J.Georg}: On 8 Aug 1766 with wife {Anna} and 2 children he arrived in Russia, said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg#4240).  Later in 1766 with wife {A.Catharina}, son {Johann} and daughter {Susanna} in Oranienbaum he took transport for the Volga, but daughter {Elisabeth} was born and died enroute (T4500-4504).  By 3 Aug 1767 with wife {Anna}, son {Johannes} and daughter {Susanna}, he had settled at Ernestinendorf FSL #16, he said to be fromUC Buedingen.  For 1798  see Mai1798:Or34,Bb39,Bs30.

FischerFN: said by the Fischer FSL to be fromUC Helmsgruen?, Sachsen.

Fischer{A.Maria}: fromUC Muentzenberg she married Klein{J.Adam} 5 June 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#684 and KS127).  They with the wife’s mother {Anna} may have arrived in Russia 14 Sept 1766, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg6546).  Later in 1766 were listed as Kleins with a young daughter who died during their trip from Oranienbaum to the Volga (T3068-3070).  On 14 Sept 1767 he, his wife {A.Maria} and a brand new daughter had settled at Frank FSL #81, which said he was Kleim{J.Adam} fromUC Niederwoellstadt, Solms[-Roedelheim County].  For 1798 see  (Mai1798:Fk76).

FischerFN{Michel}: Danish records say this Lutheran leftUC Wuerttemberg or leftUC the Durlach region in the Baden Durlach  Margraviate arriving at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762; he, his wife and two offspring lived at #3 in Colony G19 “Neuberendt”, Gottorf Amt, last recorded in Denmark in Apr. 1765 (EEE p.401, for more detail see that).  Said by the Galka FSL #34 to be fromUC Litschen, Wittenberg[?].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sb41).

FischerFN: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:672, 263) with no origin.  Using FHL(1,569,075, -082, and -089), the GCRA proved origin in Reutlingen, Wuerttemberg. See the GCRA book for more details.

FischerFN: arrived in South Russia in 1818 and 1819 these two families later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Gondelsheim, Bretten Amt, Wuerttemberg.

FischerFN{Alexander}: this single man arrived in Russia in August 1766 said by Kulberg#4102 to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).   Still single, was also said by the Grimm FSL #83 to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).

Fischer{J.Michel}: Danish records say this single Lutheran leftUC Wuerttemberg arriving in Colony J7 “Friderichshaab”, Colinghuus Amt  in April 1763 and in Colony J8 “Friderichsaab” in the same Amt; he was last registered in Denmark in December 1764.  He arrived at Kronstadt near St. Petersburg in May 1766 and in Oranienbaum in Aug. 1766 signed up to settle in Hirschenhof colony, Latvia (EEE p.401, for more see that).

Fischer{Andreas}FN:  KS:127 says he was fromUC Oberlais, [Isenburg-]Buedingen [County]. Said by the Pleve and Stumpp (KS:79) versions of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL #49 to be fromUC Nidda.  A Luebeck ML said he was fromUC Hanau [County] and married  in Luebeck 1 Aug 1766 Appel{A.Maria} fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt (Mai&Marquardt#278).  On 15 Sept 1766 this couple may have arrived in Russia, he said to be from Hanau [County] (Kulberg6128).   Kromm suggests they were fromUC either Burkhards or Eichelsachsen in Schotten Amt, or Ober Lais in Nidda Amt, all in Hessen-Darmstadt.  KS128 says he leftUC Eichelsachsen near Buedingen now in Hesse.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Jp89.

Fischer{Daniel}FN: said by KS:127 and the Pleve and Stumpp (KS:79) versions of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL (jp16) to be fromUC Schotten.  Kromm suggests he was from either Burkhards or Eichelsachsen in Schotten Amt.

FischerFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Muelsen/Mulsen, Preussen.

Fischer{Heinrich}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Fahrstedt, the wife’s maiden name being Weiser, with a Weiser step-daughter in the household.  The wife’s maiden name was also given as Weiser, so either Weiser was her first married name, or the daughter had been illegitimate.

Fischer{Karl Christian}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Vorstadt.

Fischer{Peter}FN: listed by both the 1816 Kassel census (#30) and KS:207 without origin.  See the GCRA book for more.

FischerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Sachsen (no locality mentioned).  A Rosslau ML says she married in 1766 a Winkler man; Stumpp says 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#965) In 1767 she has arrived in Katharinenstadt with a Schroeder husband.

FischerFN{Nicolaus} and {J.Heinrich}: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Kottenheim, Bassenheim [Barony], with Riegelhof orphan children in the {Nicolaus} household.

Fischer FN {Barbara}: a widow said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Reifenberg, Bassenheim.

FischerFN{A.Maria}: wife of Endters {Johannes} and mother of their son when he was baptisted  in Luebeck 17 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1290).  Not found in Kuhlberg or in T.  By 20 July 1767 Enders, his wife and 2 offspring has settled at Krasnoyar FSL #23.  No  later records have been found.

FischerFN{J.Georg}: On 8 Aug 1766 with wife {A.Margaretha} and 2 children he arrived in Russia, he said to be fromUC Laubach  (Kulberg#4171).  At age 48 with wife {Katharina}37 she fromUC Isenburg-Meerholz [County] and 4 children, he had settled at Krasnoyar FSL#35, he said to be fromUC Laubach.

FischerFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Hamburg.

Fischer{Michael+wife}: Kulberg173 said to be fromUC Wuertemberg and to have gone to Livonia.

FischerFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be fromUC Aurach (no locality mentioned).

FischerFN{Christoph}: Danish records say this Lutheran with his wife and 4 offspring settled in Colony J4 “Friderichsdall”, Silkeborg Amt and were last registered in Denmark in April 1763.  Subsequently there are recorded in the parish records of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.400, for more see that).

Fischer{Johannes Henricus}: married Leohardt{Johanna M.} in Luebeck 19 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#104 & KS128).  He may be the man in the next entry.

FischerFN{Heinrich}: By 15 Aug 1767 he and wife {Katharina} had settled at Norka FSL #70, he said to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned.  For family members in 1796 and 1798 see Mai1798:Nr114, and possibly Mv2012, Nr31, 106 and Ms87?

FischerFN{Konrad, elder}: On 9 Aug 1766 with {A.Margaretha} arrived in Russia, said to be fromUC Isenburg (Kuhlberg4032).  By 13 Aug 1766 he, and wife {A.Maria} had settled at Norka FSL #67, said to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned). 

FischerFN{Konrad, younger}: not found in Kuhlberg. By 15 Aug 1766 he and wife {A.Maria} had settled at Norka FSL #83, he said to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For possible family members in 1796 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2012, Nr31, 106, and Ms87?

FischerFN: said by the Ober-Mo njou FSL to be fromUC Oberwaldstedt? with a Rupp brother-in-law in the household.   For 1798 see Mai1798:Om26 and possibly 66.

Fischer{Georg}: On 10 August 1766 with wife {Dorothea} he arrived in Russia (Kulberg#4328).  Later in 1766 with wife {A.Dorothea} in Oranienbaum he took transport for the Volga (T4111-4112).  By 3 Aug 1767 with wife {Dorothea} and a Lampe orphan, had settled in Orlovskaya FSL #65, he said to be fromUC Dessau.

FischerFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg (no locality indicated). 

FischerFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Wenden.

Fischer{Michael}FN: said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Rothenburg.  For 1795 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2419, Rm14, and Rw13.

Fischer{Michael}FN: his wife was said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Wuerttemberg [Duchy] (no locality mentioned).

FischerFN: said by the Rohleder FSL to be fromUC Hanau [County] (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Pfister? in another version of the FSL.

Fischer{J.Georg}FN: KS127 and the Buedingen ML said he was fromUC Reibach, Kurpfalz&Hesse-Darmstadt and married 22 April 1766 Daubert{A.Barbara} (Mai&Marquardt#570).  KS128 says he was fromUC Buedingen city.  By 12 Sept 1767 this couple had settled at Schwab FSL #40, he said to be age 23 fromUC Raibach, [Gross-Umstadt Condominium].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sb41(wife’s maiden name given as Daubert and his age is 54),13, and 17.

FisherFN:  said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Urach, Wuerttemberg [Duchy].   Spelled Fish’ais in 1798 (Mai1798:St43).

FischerFN: said by the Susannental FSL to be fromUC Uphersleben. I could not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

Fischer{A.Rosina}: married Winkler{J.Andreas} 8 May 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#965).  This couple arrived in Russia 15 Sept 1766 (Kulberg5243).  KS164 mistakenly gives the year as 1765.  Later in 1766 this Winckler couple took transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (T199-200).  By 12 May 1767 this Winkler couple with an infant daughter had settled at Warenburg FSL #80.  For a son(?) in 1798 see Mai1798:Wr13.

Fischer{J.Franz}: e husband of  Buxbaum{A.Elisabeth}  and father of Fischer{Tobias Gerhard} baptized 20 April 1766 in Luebeck {Mai&Marquardt#1286).  Arrived in Russia on 15 June 1766 (Kulberg763).  Not listed in T.  By May 1767 they had settled in Warenburg FSL #25 which said he was fromUC Ober-Ramstadt, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  They must have died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses. 

Fischer{Tobias Gerhard}: son of {Franz} and Buxbaum{A.Elisabeth} baptized 20 April 1766 in Luebeck {Mai&Marquardt#1286).  He apparently died prior to 15 June 1767 when his parents arrived in Russia (Kulberg763).

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Fischer{Alexander}: arrived in Russia 10 Aug 1766, said to be fromUC Zerbst (Kulberg4407).  No later source found.

Fischer{A. Eva}: a single female fromUC Hessen arrived in Russia 15 Sept 1766 (Kuhlberg5265).  She likely died or married without record.

Fischer{A.Margaretha}: fromUC Ebersdorf, Coberg married in Woehrd 7 June 1766  Goering{J.Georg} (Mai&Marquardt#828 and KS130).  I did not find them in any later source. 

Fischer{August}: and wife {Elisabeth} arrived in Russia 18 June 1766 Catholics, he said to be fromUC Bassenheim (Kulberg867).  No later source found.

Fischer{Barbara}: single Catholiic arrived in Russia 30 May 1766, said to be fromUC Pfalz (Kuhlberg386).  No later source found.

Fischer{Caspar}: with wife {Maria} + {Anton} 17.5 & {Anna} 1.5 Catholics arrived in Russia 10 Aug 1766 (Kuhlberg4215).  No later source found. 

Fischer{Catharina}: an e widow with children {Mathias} 8 and {Maria} .5 arrived in Russia 8 Aug 1766, said to be fromUC Waldeck (Kulberg3406).  No later information found.

Fischer{Christian}: married Schultz{Friederica} 22 July 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#119).

Fischer{Christian}: married Schultz{Friederica} in Luebeck 22 July 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#119).  Not found in KS.  He and wife {Anna} arrived in Russia 12 Sept 1766, he said to be from Sachsen (Kulberg4739).  Not found in T or in any published FSL.

Fischer{Conrad}: e with wife{Maria} and 2 daughters ages 3 and .75 arrived in Russia 29 Aug 1766, he said to be fromUC Landsberg (Kulberg3754).

Fischer{Konrad}: KS127 says he left Ruppertsburg near Gruenburg in 1766.  No additional information has been found.

Fischer{Konrad}: r

Fischer{Daniel}: with wife {Catharina} and sons {J.Georg} 4 and {J.Adam} 1, in Oranienbaum he took transport for the Volga (T6898-6901). No later source found.

Fischer{Friedrich}: e single arrived in Russia 30 May 1766 said to be fromUC Hanau [County] going to Saratov (Kuhlberg393).  No further source found for him.

Fischer{Georg}: e, he,wife {Christina} + 2 daughters arrived in Russia 20 May 1766, he said to be fromUC Ulm (Kuhlberg324).  No further source found for him.

Fischer{Georg}: e, single said to be fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate] (Kulberg3503).  No further source found for him.

Fischer{Gottfried}: was a godparent at the 24 April 1766 Luebeck baptism of a son of Mitz{J.Wilhelm} and his wife Schwaertzel{M.Elisabeth} (Mai&Marquardt#1287).  Not found in any later source.

Fischer{Heinrich}: r, single arrived in Russia 9 Aug 1766, said to be fromUC Isenburg (Kulberg4030).  Not found in any later source.

Fischer{Jacob}: e, with wife {Margaretha} and 3 children arrived in Russia 25 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Wuerttemberg (Kulberg2492).  No later source found for them.

Fischer{Johann}: KS128 says he leftUC Darmstadt now in Hesse in 1768.  I did not identify him in any published FSL.

Fischer{Johann}: with brother {J.Friedrich} 17.5 and sister {Margaretha} 18,  he arrived in Russia, he said to be fromUC Riedesel [Barony] (Kulberg1934).  No later source found for them.

Fischer{Johann}: e, with wife {Anna}, daughter {Dorothea} 7 and servant {Johann} 20, he arrived in Russia on 25 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Wuerttemberg (Kulberg2493).  No later source found for them.

Fischer{Johann}: k, with wife {Catharina} and children {Peter} 16 and {A.Cunigunda} 8, he arrived in Russia 29 Aug 1766, he said to be fromUC Franken (Kulberg5070).  No later source found for them. 

Fischer{Johann}: with wife {Margaretha} and children: {Eva} 11 and {Catharina} 3, he arrived in Russia 15 Sept 1766 (Kulberg7040).   No later source found for them.

Fischer{Johann}:  KS128 says he leftUC Darmtadt 1768.  No later source was identified for him.

Fischer{J.Andreas}: fromUC Uphersleben, this son of {J.Heinrich} deceased soldier of the Royal Prussian regiment of Vasvoldt, married in Woehrd on 12 May 1766 Oszwald{Magdalena Euphrosine} (Mai&Marquardt#809).  KS128 says  they were married in Nuernberg-Woehrd .  On 19 July 1766 he was godfather at the Luebeck baptism of Schmidt{J.Andreas } son of {Gabriel} and his Hoffmann wife {Barbara} (Mai&Marquardt#1359).  .  Later in 1766 in Oranienbaum {Andreas} and wife {Magdalena} took transport for the Volga on which trip she died (T3981-3982).   I did not find them in any later source.

Fischer{J.Georg}: in 1766 leftUC Gonterskirchen near Nidda now in Hesse.  He may have arrived single in Russia 8 Aug 1766 (Kulberg#3593).  I did not find him in any published FSL.

Fischer{Johannes Henrikus}: he married Leonhardt{Johanna Maria} in Luebeck on 19 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#104).   KS128 mistakenly said this was 1765.   I did not find them in any published FSL.

Fischer{Konrad}: go to Fischer{Conrad}.

Fischer{Otto}: KS128 says that without permission he leftUC Speicherz near Brueckenau now in Bavaria.  I did not find him in any published FSL.

Fischer{Rosina}: said to have married an Anthon in Luebeck (KS:p.118).  Not found in any FSL.

FischerFN: this family name was found recorded in marriage records 1762-1767 for three different places: Kirburg, and Schlitz; and in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

FischerFN: also see Fisch.

FischerVV: (aka Telausa, Teljausa, Teljauza, and Telyausa) is a Lutheran village founded in 1765 on the eastern side of the Volga River.  Its FSL is published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol. I, pp.407-418.  According to that, the first settlers were from the following places with the family names shown here in parens.  Names in square parens following family names are alternate spellings usually from later sources such as the 1798 census.  Numbers following the family names are their household number in the FSL:

from Asnes?, Brandenburg: (Paustan?[Bastian]30);

from Berboe, Polen: (Kepp?20);

from Berlin, Preussen: (frau Kowatsch14);

from Denkbeim?, Potonsk?: (Paschner?[Buechner??]8);

from Dergatz?, Wuerttemberg: (Nunemann?[Nunneman?]31);

from Erbach: (Heinrich34);

from Ersterk?, Schlesien: (Kraus15);

from Filehne, Polen: (Kossmann[Gossmann]7);

from Filis?, Polen: (Lang12);

from Frankfurt-am-Main: (Adwertin?40);

from Hanlensherr?, Frankreich: (Couchis?[Gutshe?/Koshi]29);

from Hannover: (Schiming?[Schilling/Schreimann/Schimek]4);

from Hannover?, England: Schaefer21, Schulz22);

from Heidelberg, Kurpfalz: (Meier[Maier]19);

from Heilbronn: (Edel23);

from Helmsgruen?, Sachsen: (Fischer2);

from Kiel, Holstein: (Andersen[Anders]25);

from Kisi?, Darmstadt: (Jung36, Justus33, Nau35);

from Koterschbleim?, Kurpfalz: (Weinert?1);

from Lanzberg?, Brandenburg: (frau Kepp?20);

from Linis?, Preussen: (Knoll13);

from Madrizi, Polen: (Seifert27);

from Marienwerder, Preussen: (Stahlbaum16);

from Paulbrunn?, Wuerttemberg: (Kaust[Gaus]26 and possibly Graul?[Grauer]26a);

from Polen: (Lehmann3a);

from Preschenelau?, Polen: (frau Couchis?29);

from Preussen: (frau Lang12);

from Rabenau: (frau Jung36);

from Reigenbol?, Sachsen: (frau Knoll13);

from Rohrbach, Kurpfalz: (Meier[Maier]5,6, frau Proziminski9);

from Saara, Sachsen: (frau Paschner?8);

from Saoruno?, Sachsen: (Friebus?17);

from Schidatlie?, Polen: (Pufald?[Bufald]10);

from Schnerbil?, Polen: (frau Kraus3);

from Sernow, Preussen: (frau Forschmann?18, frau Friebus?17, Leist?18a);

from Stockholm, Schweden: (Forschmann?18);

from Stuck, Wittenburg: (Kaust?[Gaus]24);

from Triresi?, Frankreich: (frau Friebus?11, Schreider11a);

from Tuebingen, Wuerttemberg: (Rohr?28);

from unknown: (Kraus30;

from Warschau, Polen: (Proziminski9);

from Waszirge?, Ungarn: (Kowatsch[Kowach?]14);

from Wiesepans?, Nassau: (Dotz?32);

from Zitau, Sachsen: (Friebus?11).

FischlerFN: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Hanau (no locality mentioned).

Fish’ais FN: see Fischer.

Fitegen?, Hohenlohe [Principality/County]: an unidentified place said by the Straub FSL to be homeUC to a Lenk family.

Fitzler{Johannes}: KS128 said he left Ulm near Wetzlar now in Hesse.  I did not find him in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Fitzner FN: see Pfitzner.

FixFN: see Fuchs.

FlaathFN: see Flath.

Flach{A.Katharina/Cathrina}: sister of wife of Schneidmueller{J.Peter} who arrived with them in Russia in 1766 {Kulberg6337).  KS128 said she was from Bobenhausen near Buedingen going to Jagodnaya Polyana.  Had settled at Jagodnaya Polyana FSL #38a by 16 Sept 1767. Both KS and the Kromm version of the FSL say [mistakenly] that she was a maid to the Scheidmueller family (p.132).

Flach{A.Veronica}: from Seiberterode married Schneidmueller/Schneidermueller{J.Peter}  in Buedingen 3 July 1766; later the couple went to Jagodnaja Poljana (#38)  (Mai&Marquardt#727 and KS128 & 156).

Flach{Johannes}: husband of [an older] {Veronica} and father of 4 who arrived in Russia in 1766 (T6951-6956).  No further info.

FlachFN: said by the Laub FSL to be a step-son living in the Engelmann household. So frau Engelmann evidently was a former frau Flach.

Flach{Heinrich}: he was said by the Recruiter Beauregard List in 1768 (Lk128) to be fromUC  Breitfurt.  For 1767 see T1810-1814.  A daughter left Luzern in 1783 to marry in Zug (Mai1798:Mv1608); no indication of another earlier colony so they probably were among the Luzern first settlers.  In 1768 also spelled Flack (Lz3 and 6) and Flag (Zg39).

Flach{Valentin}: said by the Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been  fromUC Breitfurt, [Pfalz-Zweibruecken Duchy] and to have gone to Luzern in 1768 (Mai1798:Lk129) where they surely were among the Luzern first settlers.  In 1784 a son moved to Ober-Monjou (Mv1610).

Flach{Johann}: Kulberg6220 said this family was fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).  Walter FSL (#105 and 105) recorded the arrival of the two youngest daughters of the family, {A.Katharina} was wife of  Hartmann{Christoph} and {A.Eisabeth} as his step-daughter.

FlachFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be a stepson in the Boes? household.  Spelled Flas and Flag in 1798 (Mai1798:Wr70).

Flachsmann{M.Barbara}: A Wohrd ML said this ev. daughter of {Christoph(er)} on 26 May 1766 married the catholic son of Fuhrmann [J.Christian} fromUC Unter-Hambach (Mai&Marquardt#813).  I did not find this couple in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Flack FN: see Flach and Fleck.

Flad?FN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Danzig.  Later spelled Flath (Mai1798:Db79).

Fladung: see Flaudung.

Fladung FN: see Fladunk.

Fladungen?, Wuerzburg[Bishopric]:  is 19 miles E of Fulda city, and was said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to a Mainz family and possibly to a  Kunzelmann family.

FladunkFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #160.  Spelled Fladung in 1798 (Mai1798:Gm148).

Flag FN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Greifenstein, Snenkiries?, [Solms-Braunfels Principality].   Spelled Pflag in 1792 when Herr Pflag “ran away” (Mai1798:Mv2868).

FlagFN: also see Flach.

Flagau(s){Katharina}: KS128 says she left Rainrod near Alsfeld now in Hesse.  I did not find her in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FlaigFN:  said by the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:660, 264) to have been fromUC Moenchweiler, Villingen [Amt], Baden. This man’s father was said (KS:264) to be fromUC nearby Schwenningen, Tuttlingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  The GCRA found some records for this family name in Moenchweiler, Villingen [Amt], Baden (FHL(1,189,835); see their book for more detail.

FlaigFN: said by KS:264  to have come fromUC Schwenningen, Tutlingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg and by the 1816 Neudorf census (#37) to have come fromUC either there or Aach, Freudenstadt, [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See the GCRA book for a bit more.

Flamer FN: see Flomart.

Flander{Johann}: said by the Recruiter Beauregard list to have come fromUC Achen and to have gone to Katharinenstdt in 1768 (Lk67); so they may have been among the Katharinenstdt first settlers.   I could not identifytheim or any descendant in Mai1798.

FlandernFN: German for Flanders.

FlandersGS: in the 1760s was a country, part of the Spanish Netherlands under control of the Austrian Hapsburgs, whose lands were around the cities of Bruges, Ghent, and Ypres; said (no locality mentioned) by the Norka FSL to be homeUC to a Legue family.  Buedingen church records say a daughter was born there to this Legai couple from Lille, Flanders (Mai&Marquardt#1210a).

Flanz{Micael}:  said by the Roethling FSL (#23) to be fromUC Simmer?, Luxemburg.  KS128 says his family of  three  left Luxemburg for Semenowka.

FlasFN: see Flach.

Flath/FlaathFN{J.Friedrich}: T7150 gives his name as Flaath{J.Friedrich} and T7151 gives his wife as {Cathrina} who died enroute to the Volga.  said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Wirlikrulbach(?), Erbach.  Gieg1 proved this origin was Muemling-Grumbach, Breuberg Condominium.

FlathFN: also see Flad.

Flaudung: see Flautung.

FlaumerFN: see Flomart.

FlautungFN{J.Heinrich}: married Mull{A.Maria} in Luebeck 12 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#78). He is listed in the 1767 Transport Lists of folks on the way to the Volga (T5175).  Said by the Susannental FSL (#14) to be a Fladung fromUC Hembach, [Breuberg Condo?]. The maiden name of  his widow (his 2nd wife?) was given as Schaefer{A.Maria) in 1798 (Mai1798:Ss5). 

FlechGL: an unidentified locality said by the Seewald FSL to be in the state of Worms and to be homeUC to a Andes/Anthes family.

FleckFN{G.Christoph}: the GCRA found that this family spent some time in Glueckstal and proved their origin in Entringen, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg; see the GCRA book for detail.

FleckFN: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 265) to be from Moehringen, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL(1,055,882), the GCRA verified this origin. See the GCRA book for more details.

FleckFN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Zell?, Grafschaft Erbach.   Spelled Fleck in 1798 (Mai1798:Rw38),  and possibly Fekel? in 1798 (Rm37(where the wife’s maiden name is given as Schaefer)).  Spelled Flack in 1797 and 1798 (Mv281, Rm23 and 55).

FleckFN: the wife was said (no locality mentioned) by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].

Fleck{Carl Hinrich}: married  Moneck/Monecke{Eva Dorothea} 16 June 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#93).  KS128 said he was fromUC Mettenheim near Worms now in Rheinhesse and married in 1765 (sic).  I did not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FleckFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC  Wintersdorf, Sachsen[-Altenburg Duchy].

FleckFN: also see Flenk.

Flecker{name?}:  in 1766 he leftUC Streitberg near Gelnhausen now in Hesse.

Fledang(?)GL, Mecklenburg: an unidentified place said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Heidemann family.

Flegel, Arthur and Cleora: In the summer of 1972 the Flegels traveled through parts of Hessen that had been prime feeder areas for the Volga colonies in the 1760’s.  They found records of that date in Berstadt, Haiger, Herborn, Kirburg, Schlitz, Schotten, Tann, and Winterhausen.  Except for Schlitz they did not find specific contemporary references to specific people going to Russia, but they did record typical family names as of the 1760’s in each parish.  The full report of their trip is printed under their names as “Research in Hesse”, AHSGR Workpapers, Vol.XIII (Dec,1973), pp.21-37.

FleglerFN: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Frankfurt-am-Main (no locality indicated).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Dt28.

Flehingen, Karlsruhe [Amt], Baden: is 18 miles ENE of Karlsruhe city, and said by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#35) and KS:205 to have been homeUC  to the Adam family.

Flei FN: listed by the 1816 Neudorf census (#91) with no origin.    Also spelled Fleig. See the GCRA book under Haid for a bit more.

FleigFN: see Flei.

Flein, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 2 miles S of Heilbronn city, and was mistakenly said by the 1816 Kassel census (#85) to be home to the Eckard/Eckardt/Eckart family.

FleischerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Stals-bei-Taugemuedung, Preussen.

FleischerFN: said by the Koehler FSL to be the maiden name of one frau Trin.

FleischerFN: said by the Schulz FSL to be fromUC Lindenberg?, Stolberg[sic?]. In 1766 he may have served as a godfather in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#1293).  I could not find him in Mai1798.

FleischmannFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Langendorf.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om14, 28, 69.

Fleischmann{Georg}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Bamberg [Bishopric] no locality mentioned (Lk157). I could not find him or any obvious descendants in Mai1798. (Lk68).

FlemingFN{Christoph}: said by the Enders FSL (#34) to be fromUC Guben, Sachsen.  In 1798 the family name was spelled Flemming (Mai1798:En9).

FlemingFN: frau Fleming (maiden name unknown) was said by the Enders FSL (#34) to be fromUC Schleswig-Holstein (no locality mentioned).

Fleming FN{J.Adam}: said by the Jost FSL to be a step-son living in the Axt household.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Flemming{Friedrich+w+5c}: Kulberg63 said they were fromUC Wriezen.  Not found in T or in any published FSL.

Flemming[Gottlieb}: KS128 says he was fromUC Buedingen now in Hesse married Triesch{Elisabeth} in Buedingen in 1765(sic).  The Buedingen ML reports that the wedding took place on 18 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#443).  I could not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

FlemmingFN: see Fleming.

Flenk/Flech/Fleck FN{Wendel}:Danish records say this Lutheran left Gravenland (Gravenlund in Schleswig?) arriving in Schleswig city in Jan. 1761; he and 3 daughters lived in Colony J6 “Julianaheede”, Silkeborg Amt, last registered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE p.402, for more see that).  Said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Schoenberg?, Grafschaft Erbach.  I could not identify them or any descendant in Mai1798.

Flensburg Amt, Schleswig Royal Duchy: was host to many of the German colonies founded in what is now Denmark in the 1759-62 period.  An excellent map is found in EEE at p.147.

Flensburg, Daenemark [Kingdom]: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be homeUC to the Nilsen family. This and the next three entries are the same place.

FlensburgGL, Holstein: some 41 miles NW of Kiel. Said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to an Endersen family.  Said by the Merkel FSL to be homeUC to a Zeiser family.  The Doenhof Leglers were here for a time in the early 1760s before going on to Russia.

FlensburgGLactually was in the Schleswig-Holstein Royal Duchy.  A map very useful for location is found in EEE at p.112.

Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy: the property of the Danish king this was a main gateway city for German colonists who came in the 1759-62 period.  It was the main city for Gottorf Amt where many German colonies of that era were located.  Very nice maps showing the location are found in EEE pp.112 and 131.

FlerzheimGL, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Preuss FSL to be home to a Dienst family.  This probably is Floersheim, Hesse, some 7 miles E of Mainz.

FletschingerFN: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Oberhofen.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FlickFN: this family name was found recorded in Haiger parish records during the years prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

Fliegel{M.Elisabeth}: a Rosslau ML says she was fromUC Rosslau itself and married Carl{Gottfriedt} on 7 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#908).  KS128 mistakenly says this was in 1765.  Not found in any later record.

FliethGL, Etling: an unidentified place said by the Bauer FSL to be homeUC to a Krieg family.  Later spelled Krieger.  There is a Flieth in North Rhine-Westphalia and one in Brandenburg.

Flingi(?)GL, Solms-Braunfels: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Leitner and possibly a Baustar? family.  There is a Villingen some 23 miles E of Braunfels city.

Flinsbach, Wuerttemberg [Duchy]: is 14 miles NW of Heilbronn city.  Flinsbach was in a very tiny territory controlled by a lesser member of the nobility.  By 1790 it was under the protection of the Rheinpfalz but in 1766 it may have been, as indicated in the FSL, under the protection of the Wuerttemberg Duchy.  It was said by the Reinwald FSL to be homeUC to the Sienfel family.

Floehr/Flor/FlohrFN{J.Michael}: said by the Kamenka FSL (#58) to be fromUC Brix/Briks(?).  KS128 says this man was Catholic from Boem(?)/Boehmen.

FloersheimGL, Hesse: see Flerzheim.

FlohrFN{Nikolaus}: said by the Merkel FSL to be fromUC Kiel, Holstein.

FlohrFN, also see Floehr.

Flom?FN: this mother-in-law was said by the Dobrinka FSL to be living in a Meer household fromUC Epping, Felzer(?).

Flomart/ Pflomer/Phlamer/Flamer/Flaumer {J.Siegmund/Simon}: Lutheran fromUC Wuerttemberg arrived at Schleswig city, Schlesweig Royal Duchy in June 1761.  With his wife {A.Catharina} and 2 children he last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE p.549).  By June 1764 they had settled in Dobrinka FSL #9 which said he {Simon} was fromUC Daefpeng(?), Kurpfalz.  Later spelled Flaumer (Mai1798:Db27, 38).

Flonheim: said by a Friedberg ML to be home UC to Beuhler{Johannetta E.} who married Becker{Philipp} on 19 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#319).  There is a Flonheim 4 miles NW of Alzey.

Flor{Michel}: KS:82 says this Catholic party of 3 fromUC Boem in 1764 was sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  I have not found them in any published FSL.

FlorFN, see Floehr.

Flor?, Isenburg: an unidentified place said by the Reinhard FSL to be homeUC to frau  Klinger.  There are Nieder- and Ober-florstadt about 7 km E of Friedburg city but these do not appear to have been on Isenburgian lands.

Florenberg?GL: an unidentified place said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be homeUC to Stroemel family.  There is a Florenberg some 2 miles SE of Fulda city.

FloroFN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be the maiden name of frau Gautier.  I could not find either family name in the 1798 Volga censuses.

FlorstadtGL: said by the Preuss FSL to be home to a Besinger/Boesinger family.  Said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Werner family.  This could have been either Neiderflorstadt or Oberflorstadt.

Flotholland, West Prussia: an unidentified place which the GCRA found associated with a Kittler family; they wonder if it was Schottland?

Fluege?GL, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Dreispitz FSL to be homeUC to a Schreuk? family.

FluornGL, Rottweil Amt, Oberndorf Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 11 miles NW of Rottweil, Baden-Wuerttemberg, and was home to a Niebel family that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa.

 

 

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