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.


Ke-Khz                      last updated January 2014

 

KeberleFN: see Keberlein.

KeberleinFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Arnstein.  Later spelled Keberle (Mai1798:Pf34).  Kuhlberg gives the state as Wuerzburg.

KeberleinFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg no locality indicated.  Later spelled Keberle (Mai1798:Pf70).

Kebring?, Brandendorf: an unidentified place said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to an Arni/Arne family.

KechterFN: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Waltenbuch, Wittenberg Duchy.

KeckFN: settled, no date given, in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Dillstein, Weissenstein parish, Baden.   Curt says this place is now called Dillweissenstein.  Stumpp p.599 says the Keck family that went to Gueldendorf was from Guendelhof, Calw, Wuerttemberg.

KeckFN: also see Kek.

Kecklingen?GL, Kurpfalz: said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to two Muellecker familes: {Peter}and {Johannes}, with an Op orphan in the Johannes household.  This probably was Kicklingen, Kurpfalz, some 18 miles NW of Augsburg city.

KicklingenGL: see Kecklingen.

KeddinggenGL: see Goettingen.

KefenrodGL: see Keffenrod.

Kefertal(?)FN, Kurpfalz: is an unidentified locality, said by the Rothammel FSL to be homeUC to a Roschauer family.  This might be Kupferzell, Baden-Wuerttemberg which is some 22 miles ENE of Heilbronn.

KeffenachGL, Sulz [Amt], Weissenburg [Oberamt], Elsass: was 2 miles N of Sulz town and said by the Bergdorf 1816 census to be home to the Kauz/Kautz family -- this origin was verified by the GCRA. Proved by the GCRA to be home to frau Martel (nee Dietz) of Kassel.  See the GCRA book for more.

KeffenrothGL, [Isenburg-Birstein]: now Kefenrod, Hessen, some 5 miles NE of Buedingen, and said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to a Kayser{J.Peter} man who married a Weinberger woman in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Norka #191; Stumpp said Kefenrod was near Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#604). 

Keffingen: an unidentified place said to be homeUC to Guenter{Eliesabetha} who married Fohr{J.Hermann} on 19 June 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#703). 

KefuescherFN: see Kesisch.

Kegele{Christoph+w+4c}: Kulberg26 said they were fromUC Wuerttemberg.  Not found in T or in any published FSL.

KeglerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be a step-son living with the Geidereich family which would indicate that frau Geidereich was previously frau Kegler.

Kegler?FN: also see Flegler.

KehdeFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).

KehlFN: said by the Hildmann FSL to be fromUC Steinheim, with his Fuhr wife in the household.   Spelled Kiel in 1798 (Mai1798:Hd9, 15, 16).

KehlFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Anterlot?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr63.

KehlFN: also see Klein.

KehlFN: see Wagner of Katharinenstadt and Wien.

Kehl FN: also see Keil.

KehlmannFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Koenigsberg.

KehmFN: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of an Isenburger Hartung (Mai1798:Nr78).

KehmFN: also see Gette and Kaehm.

KehrenbachGL, Hesse: is some 12 miles SSE of Kassel city.

KeibFN: said by the Hildmann FSL to be fromUC Salmuenster,  [Fulda Bishopric], with his Resch wife in the household.   Spelled Keip in 1798 (Mai1798:Hd01).

KeiblerFN: see Kifler?.

KeierFN: said by the Norka FSL to be the orphaned daughter of Johannes Keier living in the Mertz? household.  I could not find her in  Mai1798.

KeiferFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Eisenheim, Wuerzburg.

KeiferFN: said by the Kraft FSL to be fromUC Meila(?).

Keifer{J.Michael}: Lutheran, fromUC either Baden-Durlach Margraviate or Wuerttemberg, arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1761.  With wife {Magdalena} and son he last reregistered in Denmark in January 1765, later immigrating to Riebensdorf colony in Woroesch (EEE pp.472-473).

Keihm/KeimFN said by the Kautz FSL to be fromUC Hamm-amt-Alzey, Kurpfalz.

KeilFN{J.Peter}: of Reformed faith, fromUC Burchenau (Baren(?)-bei-Hehnsted-an-die-Bergstrasse, arrived at Viborg, Juetland Royal Province in Oct 1759.  With wife {Charlotta} (Lutheran) and 2 sons he last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE p.470).  By March 1765 they had settled in Anton FSL #28 which said he was fromUC Heppenheim Oberamt, Kurmainz.  Volz says this family has Hessen origins.  For 1798 see Mai1798:An2, 6, Lw29, 23.

KeilFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Oschatz.

KeilFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Haldorf.

KeilFN: said by the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Dordecken(?), Kurpfalz.  For 1790 see Mai1798:Mv397.

KeilFN: listed (#3) in the 1816 Kassel census and in KS:326 as coming fromUC Rot, Heidelberg [Amt}, Baden.  See the GCRA book for more.

KeilFN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Alzey (no locality mentioned).

KeilFN: said by the Mueller FSL to be fromUC Babenhausen, Darmstadt. 

KeilFN: said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to be fromUC Frielingen, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate].  The maiden name of frau Keil was given as Karez? in 1798 (Mai1798:Pp14). 

KeilFN{Katharina}: fromUC Buedingen she married in Buedingen  14 April 1766 Appel{J.Caspar} (Mai&Marquardt#529).  As of 22 June 1767the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL #48 recorded  his then wife as Pfeifer{Katharina}.  So are these the same woman or not?  My guess is, not.

KeilFN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Brandau, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sr30,9 and 15.

KeilFN: said by the Susannental FSL to be fromUC Kemel, [Katzenelnbogen County, Hessen-Kassel Landgr.].   Spelled Kehl in 1767 (T4344-46).  I could not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

Keil FN: see Kiehl.

Keile?FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be a step-son in the Schroeder{Johann} household.

KeilerFN: listed in the Seelmann FSL but no origin was given.  Kuhlberg said they were from the Fulda [Bishopric].

KeilerFN: also see Keller.

KeilmannFN{Johann,Conrad}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Iba.  In 1798 these two families were in Meinhard colony (Mai1798: Mn01, 18).

KeimFN: said mistakenly by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 326) to be fromUC Feldstetten, Muensingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL(1,569,074-5 and 1,469,082), the GCRA proved origin in Reutlingen, Reutlingen Amt, Wuerttemberg.  See the GCRA book for more details.

KeimFN: said by the 1816 Kassel census (#5, KS:685) to be from Feldstetten, Muensingen [Amt}, Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL#1,190,246, the GCRA proved this origin.  KS:326 mistakenly said this man went to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more.

KeimFN: said by the Messer 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Willmann (Mai1798:Ms65).

KeimFN: also see Heim{Martin}.

KeimFN: also see Kaehm and Keihm.

Keinberg(?)GL, Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Knoll family.  This might be Kemberg, Sachsen-Anhalt, some 6 miles S of Wittenberg city.

KeipFN: see Keib.

Keis/Keip{Jacob}: fromUC Zahmen, Riedesel Barony married Schraaff{Gerdrauth} 10 May 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#628).  KS138 has Keip{Jakob} and {Gertraud}.  Not found in Kulberg, T, or in any published FSL.  In 1798 he  may have been in Hussenbdach as Keib{Jakob Sr.} with wife Kneiss{Elisabeth} (Mai1798:Hs73).

KeiserFN: see Kaiser.

KeitelFN: see Knittel.

KeiterFN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Seligenstadt (no locality mentioned).

KeitmanFN: see Keytmann.

KekFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be fromUC Ehring, Ansbach.  In 1798 the family name was given as Keck (Mai1798:Lw33).

KekselFN: see Keskel.

Keksholm, [Russia]:  nka Priozersk, some 77 miles N of St. Petersburg city centre, and said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to a Kandelin family.

Kel?FN{Christina E.}: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of Bachmann’s wife (Mai1798:Nr67).  Elsewhere Kel is said to be a mistake for Kuhl.

KelberFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Burglengenfeld, Kurpfalz.

KelberFN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Kolb, dem Fuerstentum Waldeck.  I could not identify him or any descendant in Mai1798.

Kelberbein?GL: an unidentified place said to have been homeUC to Koop {Theobald} (Lk145), a probable first settler in Zug. Kuhlberg said this was in Pfalz.

Kelberdinger?FN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Eich  I could not find this man in the 1798 censuses.

KelbermaterFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Raron?, Schweiz. 

Kelchart?FN said by the Huck FSL to be fromUC Stolberg (no locality mentioned).

KelchnerFN: said by the Enders FSL to be a step-son living in the Brant household; the FSL said frau Brant [his likely mother] was said to be fromUC Neustadt, Wernburg. I cannot find this Kelchner family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KelengarGL: a varient spelling of Gelnhaar in the Walter FSL.

Kelesheim?, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Seelmann FSL to be homeUC to a Walter family and possibly to a Mensing{Anton} orphan.

KelgarGL: a varient spelling of Gelnhaar in the Walter FSL.

Kelgin(?)GL, Strumbach(?):an unidentified place said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Schueber family.

KelgorGL: a varient spelling of Gelnhaar in the Walter FSL.

KelheimGS: Kelheim, Bavaria is some 12 miles SW of Regensburg.  It was the orginial home in the 1100s of the Wittlesbach Dukes, who later came to control much of Bavaria and North Rhine-Westphalia, with scattered lands there centered on Cologne which for a very long time was under their control as well.  It must be that one of their minor branchs called their lands around Cologne, Kelheim.  It is here that most the localities said by the Preuss FSL to be in the state of Kelheim seem to be.  Said (no locality mentioned) by the Preuss FSL to be home to a Jungblut family.

KelheimGL, [Kur-]Bayern: is some 12 miles SW of Regensburg.  Said by the Herzog FSL to be home to Glaser, Ortmann, Richmeier, and, perhaps, Wallborg families.

Kelheim, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to a Brenauer family.

Kelheim?, Mannheim, [Kurpfalz]: an unidentified place said by the Husaren FSL to be homeUC to a Hoefner/Hoefer family.

KelhornFN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Hettstedt, Mansfield[sic?].  I could not find them in Mai1798. 

KelhornFN: his wife was said (no locality mentioned) by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC [Isenburg-]Buedingen [County]. 

KeligarGL: a varient spelling of Gelnhaar in the Walter FSL.

KelingGL: a varient spelling of Gelnhaar in the Walter FSL.

KelkerFN{Balthasar}: according to the Doenhof FSL he was a brother of frau Nuss, Herr Nuss listed as being fromUC Isenburg.

KelkerFN{Margaretha}: according to the Doenhof FSL she was frau  Nuss, Herr listed as being fromUC Isenburg.  Her brother {Balthasar} lived in the household.

KelleFN: see Koelle.

KellenbachGL, Baden [surely this was then in Kurpfalz, not Baden]: is some 3 miles NNE of Kirn (now in the Rhineland-Palantinate, and said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to a Bronn man who in 1766 married a Heinrich woman; by 1767 this [Bruhn] couple was in Norka; Stumpp (KS123) said Kellenbach was near Kirn, Pfalz (Mai&Marquardt#702).

KellenbachGL, Kurmainz: said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to Stamm, and possibly Gabel, Hammel and Trinak families. The only Kellenbach I can find is some 19 miles WSW of Bingen, Rhineland-Palatinate, and then surely should have been Kurpfalz, not Kurmainz, and would be the same place as the previous entry.

KellenbachGL, Simmern Kreis, Preussen Rheinland: is some 9 miles S of Simmern city, and may have been homeUC to the Schuetz family that went to Glueckstal via Tscherwenka, Hungary. The GCRA also proved this place the origin of the Miller/Mueller{G.Peter, Heinrich, J.Philip} family that settled in Kassel and of the Pleisch/Pleiss/Pleinis/Pleim and Krain/Krein/Grein families that settled in Neudorf.  See the GCRA book for more detail.  This was the same place as the previous two entries, except over 40 years later.

Keller{J.Heinrich}FN: said by the Balzer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no state or locality identified).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bz17 and possibly 10? and 45?.

Keller{Margareta}FN: said by the1798 Balzer census to be the maiden name of frau Faust{Conrad Jr} (Mai1798:Bz73).

Keller{J.Heinrich}FN: said by the Balzer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no state or locality identified).

Keller{Georg Michel}: fromUC Niederhofen, Brackenheim Amt, Wuerttembereg, arrived at Flensbureg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762 as the farmhand of Bleymeier{Christian}.  He married {Elizabeth} the widow of Ziegler{J.Georg}.  In June 1763 they, including her Ziegler sons were given permission to leave Denmark.  By April 1765 they were settled in Dobrinka FSL #22a & 22 which said he was fromUC Niederhof, Wittenberg.

KellerFN{Georg}: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromUC Niederhof, Wittenberg.

Keller FN {J.Jakob}: mistakenly said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:670) to be fromUC Mothern, Weissenberg [Amt], Elsass, and mistakenly said by KS:326 to be fromUC LeimersheimGL, Germersheim [Amt], Pfalz.  Using FHL(1,056,860), the GCRA proved origin in Schlierbach, Goeppingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  His Stotz wife is is suspected by the GCRA to be fromUC Wollishofen, Zurich [Amt], Schweis.  See the GCRA book for more details.

KellerFN{Heinrich, Jakob, Peter}:  these actually were Kessler men incorrectly listed as Keller men in the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 674, 327).

KellerFN: arrived in South Russia in 1819; later these three families settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Gondelsheim, Bruchsal Oberamt, Baden.

Keller{frau Berkirchert}FN: both using FHL#1,184,780-1 was proven by the GCRA to be from Hausen-an-der-Zaber, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See the GCRA book for more.

KellerFN{Johannes}: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Gunsbach, Kurpfalz.  Spelled Keiler in 1798 (Mai1798:Bn75).

KellerFN{Konrad H.}: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Alsfeld, Darmstadt.

KellerFN{Nicolaus}: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Isistadt(?), Brandenburg.

KellerFN{Konrad and Martin}: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Laubach.  According to the Woehrd ML this man was fromUC Dobesrieth and married a Brunner woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#821).

KellerFN{Martin}: Catholic son of deceased {Rudolph} fromUC Dobersreit 2 June 1766 in Worhrd married Brunner{Maria Magd.} (Mai&Marquardt#821).  KS138 said this Dobenreuth was near Forcheim.  Not found in Kulberg, or T. By July 1767 this couple had settled in in Krasnoyar FSL #48 which said he was fromUC Laubach.

KellerFN{Jacob}: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be fromUC Obernhausen, Kurtrier.    Spelled Keiler in 1798 (Mai1798:Sm25, Hz39).

KellerFN{Peter}: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For a possible 1798 entry see Mai1798:Nr3.

KellerFN: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wives of two Isenburger Derr men (Mai1798:Nr19, 44).

KellerFN: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of an Isenburger Frank (Mai1798:Nr176).

Keller{J.Heinrich}FN:  listed in the 1772 Pobochnaya first settlers’ list (pb26) with no origin mentioned ; possible descendants are at Mai1798:Ps23,71 and 76.

Keller{A.Dorothea}FN:  listed in the 1772 Pobochnaya first settlers’ list as the wife of Schlegel{Franz} (pb15).

KellerFN{Georg}: said by the Seewald FSL to be fromUC Dirmstein, Worms.

KellerFN: said by the 1798 Warenburg census to be the maiden name of frau Andreas.

Keller{Barbara}FN: a possible early settler of Zuerich this widow left in 1790 (Mai1798:Mv3087).  In 1767 she may be listed as (T5303??).

Keller{Georg}: KS:82 and nnn say this party of 6 fromUC Winterberg (which Stumpp noted was in Westfalen) 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.

Keller{Caspar}: married Meissner{Elisabeth} 18 June 1766 in Rosslau {Mai&Marquardt#1021).  KS138 & 145 have the wrong year: 1765.  KS145 has {Elisabeth Maria}.  Not found in any later source.

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

KellerFN see also Hessler, Kahler and Koehler.

KellerGL: an unidentified place said by the Louis FSL to be homeUC to a SchaeferF family.  There are at least six Kellers in Germany.

Keller?, [Kur-]Brandenburg: is 56 km NNW of Berlin city centre and was said by the Schaefer FSL to be homeUC to the widow of Mueller{Johann}41 and so possibly may hve been  homeUC to Mueller{Johann} himself.

KellerVV: (aka Krasnorynovka and Krasnorynowka) is a Catholic German village founded in 1766 on the eastern side of the Volga.  It was completely destroyed by the Kirghiz in 1774.  Many of its survivors went to Neu-Kolonie.  For several of the surviving families I have indicated where members were in 1798.  The Keller  FSL is now published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol. II, pp. 341-357.  According to this, the first settlers were from the following places, italics indicate information from the Kuhlberg list, with the family names shown here in parens. Other spellings of family names, usually from later sources are in square brackets. {Adam} indicates that there were more than one of a family name listed in the FSL, and the given name of this one was Adam.  Verified origin information is in red.  The number after the family name is their FSL household number:

from Allendorf, Kurmainz: (Guntherom48);

from Bettenhausen?, Kurmainz: (Riebel[Ruppel]3);

from Bissersheim, Kurmainz: (Degass67);

from Bodenheim, Kurmainz: (Bernhardt39, Grollmann28, Hahn{Jacob}31, Kloster{Johannes}32, Schippert[Schipper]27, and possibly Fell27a);

from Bommersheim, Kurmainz: (Schmidt{Johannes}46, {Lorenz}47);

from Bruchhausen, Kurpfalz: (Bracht2, and possibly Richelhof2a);

from Calbach, Kurmainz: (Adam49, and possibly Diel{Karl and Katharina}49a);

from Gauersheim, Kurpfalz: (Thomas{Heinrich}52);

from Gross Winterbach?, Kurpfalz: (Koch35, Schmidt{Michael}38);

from Gunsbach, Kurpfalz: (Keller[Keiler]1);

from Hattersheim, Kurmainz: (Hahn{Friedrich}18, Hesser11, Philipp33, Walter10, and possibly Jost11a and Leindecker33a);

from Hausen, Hessen-Kassel: (Gerlach20);

from Heimbach, Wuerttemberg: (Mueller{Herman}9);

from Heimerdingen, Wuerttemberg: (Hahn{Gottfried}23, and possibly Fritz23a);

from Hesseneck?, Kurmainz: (Werner8);

from Horn, Kurmainz: (Heinrich15);

from Ingelheim, Stein: (Walter{Maria Eva}75);

from Kaiserslautern: (Bohn13, Heisser14);

from Kaltenborn, Kurpfalz: (Bellmann42);

from Kamberg, Kurtrier: (Pauly71);

from Kammerstein, Kurpfalz: (Job61);

from Kempton, Kurmainz: (Bleitz[Blaits]{Peter}29, {Adam}30);

from Kettenbach, Hesse-Kassel: (Burgholz43);

from Koeln: (Spithof[Spaedter]61a);

from Koenigshofen, Nassau: (Gorgie41, and possibly Riegelhof41a);

from Kolheim?, Kurmainz: (Ulrich45);

from Konstanz: (Eklich?63);

from Konz, Kurtrier: (Folop?24);

from Kottenheim, Bassenheim: (Ebers22, Fischer{Nicolaus}16, {J.Heinrich}56, Rau21, and possibly Rauch22a, and Riegelhof16a);

from Kurmainz: (Jbel17);

from Kutonin?, Mainz: Acqua[Aqua]64;

from Laubenheim, Kurmainz: (Martin4, Philipp{Adam}5);

from Mainz: (Herwig[Herrwig]50);

from Merzig, Kurtrier: (Hoffmann[Hof]37, and possibly Knapp37a);

from Milchenbach?, Westfalen: (Schulz60);

from Muehlenbach: (Klotz{Heinrich}53);

from Muenchen: (Hasselwanter62);

from Neulussheim, Kurmainz: (Leichner12);

from Nuernberg: (Holzer73);

from Oberhofen, Mainz: (Fletschinger40);

from Oberursel, Kurmainz: (Birsack[Biersack]{Johannes}58, {Philipp}72);

from Offenbach, Isenburg: (Mathius26);

from Oftersheim?, Kurmainz: (Gebhard6);

from Reifenberg, Bassenheim: (Brendel7, Fischer{Barbara}70, Waldschmidt68);

from Rothenbach, Kurmainz: (Diel{Johannes}51);

from Scheer?, Oesterreich: (Wenzel{Christian}44);

from Schlechtenwald?, Boehmen: (Heckmann?55);

from Schwassing-bei-Muehle, Boehmen: (Schindler65);

from Sponsheim?, Kurfalz: (Lemrich57 and possibly Kastell57a);

from Strassburg: (Girdwar36 and possibly Kloster{David}36a);

from Tunbahc?, Kurtrier: (Ochs25);

from Unknown: (Jserloh9a, Wenzel{Kaspar}74);

from Urlichstadt?, Darmstadt: (Muehlhaus[Muehlhausen]54, and possibly Thomas{Konrad}54a);

from Villmar, Kurtrier: (Schaf59, and possibly Brehn[Brehm]59a);

from Walensheim?, Wuerzburg: (Hahn{Kaspar}66);

from Welshofen?, Kurpfalz: (Scherer{Antonette}19, Schwarz69);

from Westhofen, Kurpfalz: (Scherer{Johannes}34).

KellergasseGL: an unidentified place said  to be homeUC to the Steinmarck woman who married Schmidt{Matthias} (Mai&Marquardt#607).

KellermannFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Anhalt- Zerbst (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Kn31.

KellermannFN: see Koehlermann. 

KellfussFN: said by the Graf FSL to be fromUC Kahla, Sachsen.  Later spelled Hellfuss and Delfuss (Mai1798:Gf41).

KellhausenGL, Free Republic: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Kimmel family.  The Walter Research Group identified this as Gelnhausen.

KellnerFN: see Kelner.

Kelner/Koelner/Kellner?FN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Kur Trier (no locality mentioned).

Kelor(?)GL, Friedberg: an unidentified place said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Beckel family.

KeltelFN: said by the 1798 Schwed census to be the maiden name of frau Mueller{J.Heinrich} (Sw27).

Kelzhaus(?)GL, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Schnieder and perhaps an Erlich family.

KemannFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Fahrt (?), Hannover.

Kembel/KempelFN {Konrad}: said by Kuhlberg3122 and the Huck FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned; country not identified).

Kemberg(?)/Kimberg(?)GL: said by the Kratzke FSL to be homeUC to a Sommer family.  It surely is the same place as the following entry.  See also Keinberg.

KembergGL, [Kur-]Sachsen: is some 7 miles S of Wittenberg, Sachsen-Anahlt.  Said by the Jost FSL to be homeUC to a Hein family.Said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Richter family.

Kemel, [Katzenelnbogen County, Hessen-Kassel Landgr.]: said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to a Keil family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Hessen.

Kemel, [Katzenelnbogen County, Hessen-Kassel Landgr.]: is 18 km NW of Weisbaden city and was said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to Schmidt{Franz C, J.Peter, and J.Heinrich} families.

KemerFN: said by the Goebel FSL to be fromUC Grosserlach, Kurmainz.  Later spelled Kaemmerer (Mai1798:Gb66).  The Buedingen ML says this Kaemmerer man fromUC Mainz married a Voelcker woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#357).

KemetFN: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 674, 327) to be from Ehrstaedt, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden.  Using FHL(1,189,149), the GCRA verified this origin, and that his wife had been a Stahl. See the GCRA book for more details.  Also spelled Kemmet, Kimets and Kimmels (KS:329).

Keminisch: see Gemmingen Knight’s Holding.

KemmelFN: see Kimmel.

KemmerFN: see Kaemmer.

KemmererFN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Seligenstadt (no locality mentioned).  According to the Buedingen ML this Kaemmerer man married in 1766 a Lang woman, no origin given for either; Stumpp says he was fromUC Altenstadt near Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#411).

KemmerzellFN: see Kammerzell.

KemmetFN: see Kemet.

KempelFN: three families said by the Moor FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  The family name was spelled Kembel and one wife’s maiden name was given as Michel in 1798 (Mai1798:Mo38,29).

KempelFN also see Kembel.

KempfFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Oberhoechstadt, Mainz.

Kempf: also see Kaempf.

KemptenGL: see Kempton.

KemptonGL, Kurmainz: is likely Kempten, just barely NE of Bingen-am-Rhein, and said by the Keller FSL to be homeUC to Bleitz{Peter}, {Adam} families.

KemptenGL, Schwaben: this city is some 52 miles SW of Augsburg, Bavaria and said by the Boaro FSL to be homeUC to a Gindlein? family.

KenaerFN, see Kerner.

Kenel/Kenets{A.Catharina}: daughter of {J.Georg} fromUC Walerode on 18 August 1766 in Schlitz married BindewaldFN{Johannes} son of the late {Johannes} fromUC Meiches (Mai&Marquardt#742, KS165a).  Not listed in Kulberg or in T.  ByAugust 1767 they were settled in Boaro FSL #130.  Also spelled Bindewald in 1798 when her maiden name is given, probably mistakenly, as Rael (Mai1798: Mn33), also see Bs27 in 1798.

KenerFN: said by the Herzog FSL to be fromUC Roding, [Kur-]Bayern.  Later spelled Kenner and his wife’s maiden name is given as Erlich (Mai1798:Hr20).

KenerFN: the Norka FSL says this servant was living in a Helzer household from Hessen.

Kenets: see Kenel.

Kengi?GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Brant family and possibly to a Kelchner family.

Kengott FN:  listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:672) as frau Fischer without origin; the GCRA proved her origin in Reutlingen, Reutlingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg, using FHL 1,596,075; see their book for detail.

KennerFN: said by the Bettinger FSL to be fromUC Nussdorf.  For 1798 perhaps see Mai1798:Hr20 and/or Mt44??

KennerFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #78.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gm167).

KennerFN: also see Kener and Kerner.

KennerKnecht: see Kinderknecht.

Kent{Bernhard}: KS:82 and nnn say this Catholic party of 2 was fromUC Luettich(spelling?) 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.  I have not found them in any published FSL.

Kenzingen?GL, Britzgau [i.e. Breisgau]: is 14 miles NNW of Freiburg city, and said by the Brabander FSL (#58) to be homeUC to Huck {Jacob}.  According to Pleve (Brabender FSL (#58), Kuhlberg [mistakenly] said that this was in Ungarn. 

Kenzingen, Britzgau district, Hungary: said to be home to Huck{Jacob} who married Distler{Catharina} in Woerd on 25 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt #776).

Kepa, Warschau Duchy: the GCRA says it has now been incorporated with Warsaw city and was associated with a Weber family in 1807.

KepelFN: listed by the 1816 Kassel census (#114) as missing with no origin given.

Kepler? FN: said by the 1798 census to be the maiden name of Streb/Schreb’s wife (Mai1798:Db12)..

Kepp/KoeppenFN{Gottfried}: Lutheran fromUC Friedeberg, having earlier been in Brandenburgian lands in Prussia, he arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in May 1761.  During 1763 he, his wife {Maria} and 2 children were freed to leave Denmark (EEE p.484).  By July 1765 they had settled in Fischer FSL #20  which said he was fromUC Berboe, Polen and sais his frau was fromUC Lanzberg?, Brandenburg.   I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

KerbelFN: see Kerber.

KerberFN{A.Katharina}: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Durlach (no locality mentioned).  Later spelled Kerbel.

Kerber/KoeberFN{J.Juergen/Georg}:  Lutheran, from Michelstadt, Erbach County, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in Oct 1760.  In April 1763 withhis Morgantha wife {A.Catharina} and a daughter he was given permission to leave Denmark.  Before 1775 they had settled in Schilling (1775 census #20).  Their children were still in Schilling in 1798, especially Mai1798:Sg8.

KerberFN: also see Coerber.

KerbsFN: said by the Holstein FSL to be fromUC Frohburg, Sachsen.

KercherFN: listed by the 1858 Neudorf census (#249) with no origin.  The GCRA did no treat this family.,

KerchnerFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #50.  Spelled Kirchner in 1798 (Mai1798:Gm12 and 58).

Kerebach?GL: an unidentified place said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Heck? family.  The 1798 Boregard census gives the wife’s maiden name as Jordan (Mai1798:Bb28).

Kereker{Georg}: KS:82 and nnn say this party of 4 was fromUC Stockholm 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.  I have not found them in any published FSL.

Kergbolan(?), Nassau: an unidentified place said by the Kratzke FSL to be homeUC to a Gross family.

KergieberberGL, Loewenstein [County]: an unidentified place said by the the Shcherbakovka FSL (Mai&Marquardt#556 verson) to be homeUC to a Wassenmueller.  Gieg1 says that Habitzheim must have been his homeUC.

KergieberberGL: also see Kirchberg.

KerlFN: see Carl.

Kemergel{Clara}: fromUC Muenster, Riedesel [Barony] married Breninger{Johannes} in Friedberg 9 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#309). Not found in KS.  Arrived in Russia 4 July 1766 (Kulberg2027).  Not found in T, in any published FSL, or in Mai1798.

KermickeFN:  see Kermigk.

KermigkFN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Retzau, [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality].   Spelled Kermin? In 1770 (Mai1798:Mv1770).  Anhalt-Dessau records said he was born in Retzau and left for Russia from either Siebenhausen or Sollnitz (Mai&Marquardt#1099).  In 1766 in Rosslau this Kermigk/Kermicke man married a Seidenzahl woman (Mai&Marquardt#993).

Kermigk FN: his wife was said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Giebenhausen[sic for Siebenhausen]-bei-Retzau, [Anhalt-Dessau Principality].  At marriage in 1766 in Rosslau her maiden name was given as Seidenzahl (Mai&Marquardt#993).

KerminFN: in 1766 in Rosslau she married Wagner{Sigmund} (Mai&Marquardt#1010); by 1768 the couple was in Urbach.

Kermin?FN: also see Kermigk.

Kern{Michael & Maria}: step-children of Schleuger{Heinrich} whose wife was {Elisabeth} (Balzer FSL #99a & 99).

KernFN{Peter}: said by the Brabander FSL #2 to be fromUC Stroumbach?, Wuerzburg [Bishopric].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bn28.

KernFN{Georg}: said by 9th entry in the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Pfalz (no locality indicated).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Dt9, 32, Br17.

Kern/KerneFN{Johannes}: said by the Goebel FSL #35 to be fromUC Schotten, Darmstadt.  Later spelled Kerne (Mai1798:Gb67).

Kern{Margaretha}: was the wife of Reiher{Johannes} Catholic ofUC Neuweiler, Lothringen (Goebel FSL #37).

KernFN{Katharina}: said by the Hildmann FSL #30a to be a widow in the Amrhein household.

KernFN{A.Christina} according to a Luebeck ML this woman married a Mueller man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Kano (Mai&Marquardt#213).

KernFN:  the GCRA believes this woman who is frau Knapp in the 1816 Kassel census (#75) may have come fromUC Fischbach, Lemberg, Pirmasens [Amt], Rheinpfalz.  See their book for more.

Kern FN{J.Caspar}: Lutheran, fromUC the Hannoverian area having later lived on Bandenburgian arable land, arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal in May 1762.  In April 1765 with his wife {Dorothea Catharina} and 2 children he was given permission to leave Denmark.  Later they were registered in the church books of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg  (EEE p.471).

KernFN{Heinrich}: said by the Norka FSL #146  to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr20, 187 and 5.

KernFN{Louisa}: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of an Isenburger Dinges{Johannes} (Mai1798:Nr181).

KernFN{Cuniginde}: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of Giebelhaus{Geog} (Mai1798:Nr5).

KernFN{Cuniginde}: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of Amer/Hammer{Heinrich} (Mai1798:Nr187).

KernFN{Bartholomaeus}: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Triberg, Schwarzwald.  I did not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

Kern{Baltasar}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Wohlau (Lk11). Not found in any FSL and I could not find them or any likely descendant associated with any Volga colony.

Kern{Conrad/Konrad}: married Peter{M.Amalia} 29 July 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#121).  KS128 has {Konrad} & {Martha Amalie}.  He, wife {Emilia} and 5 children arrived in Russia 13 Sept 1766, he said to be fromUC Pfalz (Kulberg5903).  Not found in any later source.

KernbachGL, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate]: is some 6 miles NW of Marburg-an-der-Lahn, and said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Mai family.

Kernberg?, Hezogtum Wuerttemberg: an unidentified place said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to Rabensterk or Rebernstern family.

KerneFN: see Kern.

KernerFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Delchenburg?.  Spelled Koerner in 1798 (Mai1798:Ka34).

KernerFN: said by the Hildmann FSL to be fromUC Leipa, Boehmen.  Spelled Koerner in 1798 (Mai1798:Ld7).

Kerner/Kenaer/KennerFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Wimmelbach/Wimelbach.

KernerFN: both the 1858 Kassel census (#227) and KS:328 said this family came fromUC Ubstadt, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden.  Using FHL#1,336,992 the GCRA proved origin in Maubach, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See their book for more.  Better spelled Koerner.

KernerFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be a step-son living in the Schatz household.  This would imply that frau Schatz was formerly frau Kerner.  In 1798 the family name was given as Koerner and Geringer (Mai1798:Lw8).

Kerner{Peter}: a son of Zeller{Catharina} (EEE p.652).  Was with his mother in Denmark, but has not been found in any published Volga FSL.

Kerpche?, Gockelm?: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL to be homeUC to a Kroneberger family.

Kersary(?)GL, Nassau: an unidentified place said by the Bauer FSL to be homeUC to a Schlund family.  It might be the place from which Schlund started his journey to Russia, but he evidently was born in Obrigheim-bei-Gruenstadt.

Kersbach?, Bamberg [Bishopric]: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to Dedzor and Raab families.   Kersbach, Bamberg Bishopric was 16 miles SSE of Bamberg city.

KerschbaumFN: see Kirschbaum.

Kerschvelt/Kerschwald/Kirschalt/Kirschfelt[Gersfeld]GL, Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to Bartelmei, Bartolmei, Bartolomei, Burkhart, Kammerzell, Limpert, Ofman, and Streck families.  The Buedingen ML includes one of these men saying he was from Gersfeld.  The Walter Research Project also has identified Kerschvelt as Gersfeld, Hessen.

KerschwaldGL, Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter: Evidently a variation of Kerschvelt.

KersdorfGL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Sittig family.  This probably is was 39 miles ESE of Berlin city centre, in Kurbrandenburg.

Kerst{Johann+w}: Kulberg50 said they wereUC from Schoeningen.  Not found in T or in any published FSL

KersterFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Neustadt, [Kur-]Sachsen.  I could not find them in Mai1798.

KersterFN: also see Gerstner.

Kerting{J.Christoph}: married Berger{Catharina Magdalena} in Rosslau on 16 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1014 & KS138).  Not found in Kulberg, T or in any published FSL.

KertzingerFN: according to the Goebel FSL this was the maiden name of Ancre (fromUC Danzig)’s wife.

Kervel(?)GL, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Volmer FSL to be home to a Stohr family.

KervenheimGL, Wuerzburg: an unidentified place said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to Popp and Regard families.  The only Kervenheim I can find is in North Rhine-Westphalia, some 27 miles SE of Arnhem.

KerzenheimGL, [Nassau-Weilburg Principality]: is some 12 miles SSW of Alzey city, and said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Heinrich family.  Said by the Recruiter Beauregard list (Lk107) to have been homeUC to the Mueller{J.Heinrich}family who may have been  Wittmann first settlers.

KesbachGL, Franken: an unidentified place said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Fertig family.

KeserlankFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Altenfeld.  Spelled Kesslering and Kessler in 1798 (Mai1798: Hm03).

KesischFN: a Kesisch woman married a Lutze man in Rosslau in 1766; later they may have gone to Frank.  Stumpp gives the family name as Kefuescher and the date as 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#988).

Keskel?FN{Michael}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Westerburg.  I could find neither him nor his wife in any later Volga census.

Keskel{Adam}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Westerburg.  A son of the same name seems to have moved early to Boaro and  then in 1785 to Fischer; spelled Keksel in 1798 (Mai1798:Mv307,Fs05).

Keskel{Mathias}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Westerburg.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KeskelFN{J.Friedrich}: said (no locality mentioned) by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Insterburg?.  I could not find this man nor his descendants in the 1798 censuses.

Keskel?FN{J.Mattias}:  said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Wetterburg. ).  I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

Kesler: go to Keszler.

KesnerFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg no locality indicated.  

Kess?FN: said by the Kraft FSL to be fromUC Kestrich.

KessFN: also see Kaes.

KesselFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Luebeck. I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

KesselFN{Gertrude/Gerdrauth/Hertrude}: fromUC Leydecken married Weitzel{Christoph} in Buedingen on 24 May 1766 (Mai & Marquardt #662).  T17-18 records their transport from Oranienbaum to Saratov, during which trip he died.  Ruth Schultz found this widow listed in the Norka FSL #178 as the then wife of Kuch{Lorenz}, in the 1775 Norka census #194 as wife of Kunz{Lorenz}, and in the 1798 census #204 as the wife of Kuhn{Lorenz} (Mai1798:Nr204).

KesselbachGL: see Kisi.

KesselringFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Orb.  I could not find this man in the 1798 censuses.

KesselmuehleGL: see Ketzeman and Kessemich.

Kessemich?GL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Klotzbach family.  This may be Kessenich, some 21 miles NNE of Maastricht city or a neighborhood must S of Bonn city.  There apparently was a Kesselmuehle not far from Katzenelnbogen and Klingelbach in Katzenelbogen County, which in turn was a subsidiary of  Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate.

Kessenhausen?, [Kur-]Trier: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL to be homeUC to a Lintze family.

Kessler{J.Stephan}: see Kesslering{J.Stephan} of Biberstein and Luzern.

Kessler FN{Heinrich, Jakob, Peter}:  incorrectly listed as coming to Glueckstal fromUC Roetzweiler, Birkenfeld [Amt] by KS:328,  incorrectly in the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 674) as Keller fromUC Leimersheim, Germersheim [Amt], Pfalz, and incorrectly by KS:327 as Keller fromUC Mothern, Seltz [Amt], Elsass.  Using FHL(1,457,590) the GCRA proved origin in Lohnsfeld, Kaiserslautern [Amt], Rheinpfalz.  The GCRA also found evidence that the family came through South Prussia sometime between 1801 and 1808.   See their book for more detail.

KesslerFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Koenigshofen.

KesslerFN: said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Schwaben, while his wife was said to be fromUC Saargemuend, Lothringen.  In 1798 her maiden name was given as Lich (Mai1798:Ls52).

KesslerFN: the 1798 Mariental census gives this as the maiden name of Frau Mueller (Mai1798:Mt80). According to the Mariental FSL she was fromUC Busendorf, Frankreich and her first husband was a Risch.

KesslerFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).

KesslerFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Neukirchen, [Nassau-Weilburg Principality].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om73, Lz14, Sn46.

KesslerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Zoellnitz. The family name was spelled Kissler in 1798 (Mai1798:Or41).

KesslerFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Schmiedeberg.  I could not find them in Mai1798.

KesslerFN: also see Hessler, Keszler and  Keserlank.

Kesslering{J.Stephan}: said by the Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Suhl, [Kursachsen] and to have moved to  Biberstein in 1768 (Lk148), which if he made it should make him a Biberstein first settler.  For 1767 see T1213.  Spelled Kessler in 1798 (Mai1798:Lz14).

KessleringFN: also see Keserlank.

Kesten/Kist{Heinrich+w+3kids}: Kulberg4 said they were fromUC Nassau-Saarbruecken and went to Lavonia.

Kesten: an unidentifed place said by Kulberg40 to be homeUC to Paul{Johann+w}.

Kestenhof?GL: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Weber{Peter} family.

Kestle?/GerstleFN{Johannes}: Danish records say this man leftUC Wuerttemberg arriving at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in April 1762; he, his wife Scheible{A.Maria}, and 2 offspring lived at #6 in Colony T4 “Sophienthal”, Todern Amt; a son was born to them in Brauderup, Tondern Amt in March 1764; finally they deserted Denmark in May 1765 immigrating to Russia (EEE p.415, for more see that).  Said by the Doenhof FSL #44 to be fromUC Wuerttemberg (no locality mentioned).

KestrichGL: said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Kess? family.  This surely is the same place as the next entry.

KestrichGL, Hessen-Darmstadt: is some 23 miles NW of Fulda, and said by the Frank FSL to be homeUC to a Schaefer family.  The Buedingen ML spells it Koestrich and another source says it is near Alsfeld (Mai&Marquardt#352).

KesziGL: see Bulkess.

Keszler/Kessler/Kesler{Heinrich}: Anhalt-Dessau archival records say he was from Sollnitz and left for Russia with a wife and 3 children (Mai&Marquardt#1100 & KS132).  On 4 July 1766 Kessler arrived in Russia with wife {Dorothea} and one child, he said to be fromUC Dessau (Kulberg1278).  Later in 1766 this Kesler couple with one child took transport in Oranienbaim for the Volga (T5392-5394).

KetekeFN: said by the Jost FSL to be the betrothed of Herr Schleicher and living in his household.  I could not find the Keteke family name in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KeterFN: see Ketter.

KetichFN: see Goettich and Grosch.

Kettenbach?GL: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Bunder family.    Kuhlberg said this was in Runkel.

Kettenbach, [Katzenelnbogen Co], Hesse-Kassel: is some 13 miles NNW of Wiesbaden city, and said by the Keller FSL to be homeUC to a Burgholz family.

KettenheimGL: see Kottenheim.

Ketter FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Friedland.  Spelled Keter? in 1798 and the wife’s maiden name was give as Los (Mai1798:Zr09).

KetterFN: according a Friedberg ML she was fromUC Schwalbach and in 1766 married a Rothhermel man (Mai&Marsquardt#315). 

KetterlingFN: said by the Kassel 1816 census and KS:328 to be from Doerrenbach [Amt], Bergzabern [Oberamt], Pfalz. Proved by the GCRA to be from Oberrotterbach in that Amt.

Ketternschwalbach, Nassau-Usingen [Principality]: is 22 km NNW of Weisbaden city and was said by the Straub FSL to be homeUC to the Baecker{Matthias} and Mueller{Friedrich} families, and possibly Heller and Steinmetz families as well.

KettlerFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Schweiz.

Kettler FN: said by the 1816 Neudorf census (#116) to be from the Warsaw Duchy and listed by  KS:328 with no origin.  The GCRA believes they were from West Prussia but have been unable to prove where.  Also spelled Kittler. See the GCRA book for a bit more.

KettlerFN: also see Kittler.

KettwigGL, [Werden Imperial Abbey]: is some 6 miles SW of Essen city, and was said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Doenhof family.

Ketzeman?GL: an unidentified place said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to homeUC to a Goebel family.  I could not find this place in the Germanies.  Also see Kessemich.  There apparently was a Kesselmuehle not far from Katzenelnbogen and Klingelbach in Katzenelbogen County, a subsidiary of  Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate.

Ketzeman? an unidentified place said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to homeUC to a Klotzbach family.  I could not find this place in the Germanies.  Kuhlberg said this was in Hessen. 

KeuerleberFN: using FHL#1055,844 the GCRA proved that the home of the parents of a woman who married a Schaible in Glueckstal was Kirchheim-am-Neckar, Heilbronn or Besigheim [Amt], [Ludwigsburg Oberamt], Wuerttemberg. Also spelled Kaierleber.

Kevelia/Kewel?{Peter}: died before the FSL was  organized, by that time his widow {Elisabeth} had remarried to Schiper/Schipper{Michael} Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#40 and 40a).  {Elisabeth very likely was fromUC Dienheim like her reported 2nd husband was said to be.

Kewel: see Kevelia.

KeyeserborgFN:   a Luebeck ML said this woman fromUC the Darmstadt area married in 1766 a Walter man fromUC the Wetterau (Mai&Marquardt#242).  They then moved to Paulskaya.

KeyserFN: according to a Luebeck ML a Keyser woman fromUC Eckenshausen in 1766 married a Mueller man; later this couple went to Stahl-am-Karman (Mai&Marquardt#221).

KeytmannFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Kleinfeld, Kleve.    Spelled Keitman in 1798 (Mai1798:Bn03).

KhauriFN: see Goury.

Khristak?{Erdmann}FN: he is mentioned in Rosenheim in 1798 and his widow is listed there (Rm2 and 3) but I cannot find them in any FSL.

 

 

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