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.


Ki-Koz                  last updated January 2014

Kichler?FN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Marburg, Hessen.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KicklingenGL: see Kecklingen.

Kidow(?)GL: was an unidentified locality which according to the Frank FSL was in the state of Hessen-Darmstadt and was homeUC to a Eckert family.

Kiebingen?, Hezogtum Wuerttemberg[sic?]: is 2.5 km SE of Rottenburg-am-Neckar and appears in the 17th century to have been in Hasburgian Lands, not Wuerettemberg, however the Hasburgians may have hired Wuerttemberg to handle their diplomatic work for this relatively small outpost of their holdings.  It was said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Mueller{Johannes} family.

KieblerFN: see Keifler and Kifler?.

KiedemannFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Machzen(?).

KieferFN: see Kieffer.

KiefferFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Neukirchen, Luxembourg [Duchy].    Spelled Kiefer in 1798 (Mai1798:Dl37).

KiefferFN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Dasbach Ritterschaft (no locality indicated).  I did not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

KieffertFN: said by the Cheisol FSL to be fromUC Luxembourg, no locality given.   In the printed FSL Herr Kieffert’s given name is Mangriech, but in 1798 his daughter’s maiden family name seems to be Manrich (Ls33).

KieflerFN:  said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Neuberg, Wuerttemberg [Duchy] with a widowed Higenbacher mother-in-law in the household.  Spelled Kiebler in 1795 and 1798 (Mai1798:Mv2421, Nm21, Hr10, and Rl32).

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

Kiegler? FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Offenbach, Isenburg[-Birsteim Principality].  I could not find him in Mai1798.

Kiel/Kiehl/Keil/ThielFN{Hans}: married son-in-law of Hohmann{Jürgen} fromUC Wuerttemberg, arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in April 1762.  He deserted Denmark in June 1765 and later was recorded in the church books of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.473).

KielFN: also see Kehl.

Kiel, [Holstein-Gottorp Duchy]: Said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be homeUC to  Frank, Hesse, Pletner? and Schmidt families.  Same place as the next entry.

KielGL, Holstein[-Gottorp Duchy]: is some 51 miles N of Hamburg city and some 36 miles NW of Luebeck city.  Said by the Bauer FSL to be homeUC to a Witt family.  Said by the Bettinger FSL to be homeUC to a Busch and perhaps a Wilke? family.  Said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Luis family.  Said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to Gromann, and Weissbrot families.  Said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to Dietz and Graetz families. Said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to three Endersen families.  Said by the Fischer FSL to be homeUC to an Andersen family. Said by the Franzosen FSL to be homeUC to a Suksdorf?/Suchsdorf family.  Said by the Graf FSL to be homeUC to a Stollmann family.  Said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Heiland family.  Said by the Kratzke FSL to be homeUC to a Lange family.  Said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to Althausen and Stern families.  Said by the Merkel FSL to be homeUC to a Flohr family.  Said by the Reinhard FSL to be homeUC to frau Appelberg, the Rolof family,  the Sansor?family, and possibly the Lauber? family.  Said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Buchmeier family.  Said  by the Schaefer FSL to be homeUC to frau Kreinert/widow Markus, the Uschtak and  Wolf{J.Daniel} families, and possibly to Markus himself.  Said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be homeUC to the Lampe family.  Said by the Urbach FSL to be homeUC  to Herr Kahlmann.

Kielerakpow(?)GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Cabobel family.  This might be Kiel, Holstein?

Kielwein FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Triest.  I did not locate her or any descendants in Mai1798.

KiesFN{Abraham, David}: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671,675) with no origin; but KS:329 said they were from Moehringen, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg. Using FHL(1,055,882-7), the GCRA verified this origin.  One of the sons married a Zehender.  See the GCRA book for more.

KiesFN{Jacob}:  listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:674, 677) with no origin, but said by KS:329 to be from Moehringen, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  The GCRA proved this family was not fromUC Moehringen, and almost surely was fromUC Tscherwenka, Batschka, Hungary.  See their book for more detail.

Kies{Georg}: married Schott{A.Elisabeth} 10 Oct 1765 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#1177).  KS138 mistakenly gives 1766.  No fuether information.

KiesFN: also spelled Kiess, Kiesz, Kis, and Kiss.

KieselbachGL: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be homeUC to the Schaefer{Conrad} family.  I found two Kieselbachs: one in Kursachsen 44 km SE of Leipzig, and one in Eisenach Duchy 20 km SW of Eisenach city.

Kiesling{J.Sigmund}: married Foerster{Charlotta A.M.}: in Rosslau 4 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#887).  I did not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

KieslingFN: also see Kiserling.

KiessFN: see Kies.

KiesserFN: see Kisser.

KieszFN: see Kies.

Kietering: Anhalt-Dessau archival records say this man left for Russia from Dessau city (Mai&Marquardt#1101).  No further information.

Kieve/Klieve/Kiehe/Kibe{J.Micherl}: arrivied at Flensburg in Nov 1761.  With wife and child he last reregistered in Denmark in Jaunuary 1765.  Later they settled in Riebensdorf colony in Woronesh (EEE p.473).

Kiewik{Karl Adam}: KS:82 and nnn say he was fromUC Reval on the Baltic 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.

KiewitFN: see Kiwet?.

Kifler?FN: a frau Kifler? was said by the Enders FSL to be a Kolberg widow fromUC Durlach.  The Enders 1798 census said her maiden name was Riesch (Mai1798:En12).

Kifler?FN: said by the Enders FLS to be a step-daughter living in a Kraft household.  A Luebeck ML gave her mother’s maiden name as Kuemler; but the 1798 Katharinenstadt census gave her mother’s maiden name as Kiebler (Mai&Marquardt#114).

Kifler?FN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC PaterburgGL, Katelbusch?. . The family name in 1798 was spelled Kiebler and the wife was said to be fromUC Durlach (Mai1798:En12).

Kifler?FN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC PaterburgGL, Katelbusch?.  The family name in 1798 was spelled Kiebler (Mai1798:En2).

KihslerFN: see Kissler.

KilbFN said by the Seewald FSL to come fromUC Schmitthausen, Zweibruechen.  Later spelled Kuelpe.

KilchbergGL, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is some 3.5 miles SW of Tuebingen city, and was proven by GCRA to be home to the Kapp family that went to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more details.

KildauFN: see Kuelthau and Kuhlthau.

KilianFN{A.Barbara}: the Buedingen ML says this woman (no origin given) married a Kahl man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Dobrinka (Mai&Marquardt#403).

Kilian{Catharina}: was a godparent at the 18 July 1766 Luebeck baptism of a daughter of Has{Matteus} and his wife Ludwig{Catharina} (Mianai&Marquardt#1326).  No further information.

Kilian: also see Jan.

Kilianstaedten, Hanau [County]: is 8 km NW of Hanau city and was said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Gottfried widow.

Killingen?GL, Wuerttemberg [Duchy]: is 4 miles SE of Ellwangen city and was said by the Reinwald FSL #40 to be homeUC to Bittermann, Henn/Huehn, Reppuhn, and Wittmann{HansGeorg} families.  In the 1760s Killingen was in a small country called Kocher.

KillmeyerFN: see Kohlmeier.

Kilmeis?, Schwaben: an unidentified place said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to a Wiedemann family.

Kilrastof(?)GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to Arp and perhaps Benedikt families.

Kilstadt?, Hannover: an unidentified place said by the Schaefer FSL to be homeUC to the Kraemer family.

KiltauFN: see Kuelthau.

KilthauFN: see Kuelthau.

KiltzFN: see Kilz of Boaro.

Kilz?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Zerbst (no locality mentioned).   Spelled Kiltz in 1778 and 1798 (Mai1798: Mv296, Or37).

KimbaldFN: see Gimbald.

Kimberg(?)GL see Kemberg.

KimelFN: see Kimmel.

KimetsFN: see Kemet.

KimlerFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #114.  Spelled Kimmel in 1798 (Mai1798:Gm23).

Kimmel{Hans/J.Adam}FN: said by the Rohleder FSL to be fromUC the Fulda [Bishopric] with the wife from UC the Wuerzburg [Bishopric] (no locality mentioned in either case).  Spelled both Kemmel (Mai1798:Sz18) and Kimmel both in 1794 when moving from Luzern back to Rohleder and when the maiden name of the wife was given as Voelker (Mv1621) and  1798 when the maiden name of the wife (2nd?) was given as Zimmermann (Rl33).

KimmelFN: his first wife was said by the Rohleder FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg [Bishopric].

Kimmel/KuemmelFN{Balthasar}: on 4 July 1766 with wife {Susanna Margaretha} and 2 children he arrived in Russia said to be fromUC Gelnhausen (Kulberg#2047).  By August 1767 with wife {Anna}and one daughter he had settled in Walter FSL #50 to be fromUC Gelnhausen.  Jim Pickelhaupt says he verified this origin.

Kimmel/Kimel{Barbara}: from Eiterfeld she married Ahm{Valentin} 16 Apr 1766 in Buedingen  (Mai&Marquardt#541).  KS118 has Kimel.  Not found in any later source.

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

KimmelFN: also see Kimler.

Kimmels FN: see Kemmet.

KindFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Ren?, Hannover.

KindFN: according to a Luebeck ML this woman married in 1766 a Schaeffer man (Mai&Marquardt#183).  By 1767 they were in Phillipsfeld (FSL #32) where her name seems to have been spelled Quint.

KindVV (aka Bashkakovka): a Lutheran colony founded in 1767 on the eastern side of the Volga river not far from Naeb.  To the best of my knowledge no copy of its First Settlers’ List has been found and published.  Anyone learning of such a document, please let us know immediately.  The following are some possible first settlers:

Albert{Elisabeth nee Berg}, Beier/Becker{Johannes}, Berg{Elisabeth frau Albert}, Spahr{Andreas}, Weingaertner{H.Wilhelm};

from Bad Nauheim, Hanau County: Gerber/Herber(t){Philipp}and {Christina} and family.

Kindelbrueck?, [Kur-]Sachsen: is 27 km SW of Sangershausen city and was said by the Schulz FSL to be homeUC to a Herzog family.

Kinder{Julianna}: mother-in-law of Felde{Johannes} (Mai&Marquardt#589). 

Kinderknecht{Peter & Johannes}: said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Blieskastel.   Denise Grau proved the marriage of a Schledor woman with a KennerKnect man, the baptism of two of these children, the father’s death and her later marriage to Wassinger{Joseph in Ormesheim, 9 km SW of Blieskastel, Nassau-Saarbruecken County.

Kindermann{Andreas}:  married Kindermann{Andreas} 12 June 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#1011).  KS138 has the wrong year: 1765.  Not found in any later source.

Kirstein{Maria}:  married Kirstein{Maria} 12 June 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#1011).  KS138 has the wrong year: 1765.  Not found in any later source.

KindsvaterFN: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Pfalz (no locality indicated).  Brent Mai has confirmed in the local parish records that this family is from Herxheim-am-Berg, Kurpfalz.  Jerry Goertzen says a member of the family in Germany has family records back to 1586.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Dt9, 12, 14, Hs33.  The wife’s maiden name was spelled En(ns) in 1798 (Dt9).

Kinisem: see Koenigheim, Tauberbischsheim, Kurmainz.

Kinkler{Just Ludwig}: said by the Recruiter Beauregard list to have come fromUC Wezlar  going to Schaffhausen in 1768 (Lk88); which would likely make them among the Schaffhausen first settlers.  In 1798 a likely daughter was in Schulz;a census note said she had come there from  Schaffhausen (Mai1798:Sz9).

Kins?{Johannes}FN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Laubach.

KinselFN: see Kinzel.

Kinterchener?GL, Bamberg: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Fau family and possibly a Mecker family.

Kinzburg?, Schweiz: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL to be homeUC to a Heinze family.

KinzelFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Kinsel in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr11).

Kinzeldorf?, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL to be homeUC to a Freudenberg/Friedenberg family.

Kinzenbach?FN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Schwelm, Westfalen.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Kippenheim, Baden-Baden Margraviate: is 32 km SSE of Strasbourg, and was the southern-most holding of this Margraviate.

Kipper/Gipper?/Giper?FN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Hesse-Darmstadt.

KippertFN: see Klippert. 

KippesFN: said by Pfeifer FSL to be fromUC Werzenburg, France.

Kippes/Caps{Peter}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Bonbaden, [Solms-Braunfels County] (Lk25).  Spelled Caps{Peter} by KS123 which says family included the father, mother and 3 children.  I could find no member or likely descendant of this family in Mai1798.

Kippes{Barbara}: a 43 year-old single fromUC Fuchsstadt near Hammelburg died in Buedingen 17 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1220).  No further information.

KippesFN: also see Kappes.

Kirbs{Friedrich}: KS:82 and nnn say this party of was fromUC (Welches?, Frauenburg(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.

Kirburg(?)/Kurbburg(?)GL:an unidentified place said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Baer/Beer/Baehr/Bayer? family.  There are at least two Kirburgs in Germany: one in Rhineland-Palatinate some 21 miles NNW of Limburg-am-der-Lahn, and one in Hesse 6 miles SE of Limburg.

KirburgGL, Rhineland-Palatinate: is some 16 miles WSW of Dillenburg town, and in the 1760s probably was part of Nassau-Dillenburg County.  In 1972 the Flegels found mention of the following families in 1762-67 Kirburg church marriage records: Becker, Bender, Bertz, Blaser, Brenner, Bucher, Christian, Eberhardt, Engelhardt, Fink, Fischer, Giel, Habel, Hein/Heyn, Held, Heldt, Hem, Hoeltzermann, Hoffman, Imheuser, Imhoeuser, Just, Kle, Klein, Kober, Koch, Kolb, Krahn, Krieger, Leonhardt, Lichtentaeler, Meyer, Mochenhapt, Moog, Mueller, Muller, Naus, Nies, Niess, Nirchega, Pfautz, Pfortz, Philippi, Rinfurt, Rulsmann, Schmidt, Schmitt, Schnabel, Schneider, Schnell, Schumann, Schuster, Schutz, Spaeth, Spamer, Spiess, Steiger, Stein, Stunk, Uhr, Weinbrenner, Wentzelmann, and Weyand.

KirchardtGL, Sinsheim Amt, Baden: is some 6 miles SE of Sinsheim city, and said by KS:289 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to Haaering/Goehring family that went to Glueckstal.  It was home to Brenneise/Brenneisen, Huber, Sauter/Sautter, and Voll families that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa, as well as home to a Horner/Hoerner/Herner family that settled there.  Proved by the GCRA as home to the Frasch family that went to Kassel.

Kirch BeerfurthGL, Erbach County: is now in Hessen some 6 miles NW of Erbach city and 3 km S of Fraenkisch-Crumbach, and home of the Walter/WaltherFN first settlers of Walter colony who left Fraenkisch-Crumbach in 1766 along with a Froelich family (Gieg1), of which so far I have no record in Russia.

KirchberfurtGL: see Kirch Beerfurth.

KirchbergGL: an unidentified place said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be homeUC to the  Wassenmueller family.  This may have been Kergieberber and was said by the Buedingen ML to be in Loewenstein (Mai&Marquardt#556).  There were many Kirchbergs in the Germanies but I can find none on Loewenstein lands; Kirchberg-an-der-Murr (see below) would have been the closest.

KirchbergGL, Baden: an unidentified place said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Leonhard family and possbily a Weilinger family.

KirchbergGL, Baden-Durlach: an unidentified place said by the Louis FSL to be homeUC to a Marx family and an unknown widow [who might have been the widow Brandt].

KirchbergGL, Hessen: said by the Bauer FSL to be homeUC to a Ferber family.  This may be the Kirchberg that is some 6 miles NNE of Giessen.

Kirchberg, Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate: Heinz Heischkamp using published Kirchberg church records (Rutterhausen parish)  proved the birth (1732) and confirmation (1746) of Bachman{J.Heinrich} here. This origin information was forwarded this Index by  Pickelhaupt{Bill}.

KirchbergGL, Schwaben: said by the Mariental FSL to be homeUC to a Boxler family.  This probably is the Kirchberg that is some 35 miles S of Nagold.

Kirchberg[-an-der-Murr], Backnang and Marbach [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 3.5 miles E of Marbach-am-Neckar and 4 miles W of Backnang city, and was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Laier/Layher family that settled for a time in Neudorf.

KirchbrachtGL, [Isenburg-Birstein? County]: is some 9 miles N of Waechtersbach, Hessen.  According to the Buedingen ML this was homeUC to the Schott man who married a Scheller woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#505); by 1767 this couple was in Moor.  Said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to the Weinberger woman who married an Kayser man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Norka; Stumpp said this place was near Waechtersbach (Mai&Marquardt#678).

Kirch-Brombach, Breuberg Condominium: is 5 miles SSW of Hoechst-im-Odenwald.  Goettman{Margaretha E.} in 1765 in  Michelstadt married  Hoffmann{J.Heinrich}, after which they lived in Langenbrombach prior to immigrating to Frank FSL #90.

KirchdorfGL: an unidentified place said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Schmidt, and perhaps a Sterlang family.  There were numerous Kirchdorf in the Germanies.

KirchenheinFN: said by the Norka FSL to be the orphaned daughter of Friedrich Kirchenhein living in a Hohnstein household.

KirchentellinsfurtGL, Tuebingen Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 3 miles E of Tuebingen city and proven by the GCRA to be the birthplace of the Nagel who went to Bergdorf; see their book for more details.  Curt Renz proved it was home to the Nagel family that settled in Hoffnungstal, Bessarabia.

Kirchgesner: see Kirchgessner{Valentin}.

KirchgessnerFN: said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Gemuenden-am-Main.

Kirchgessner{Valentin}: a daughter {Katharina} moved from Luzern to marry in Schoenchen in 1789 (Mai1798:Mv1617, Sn5??).  Found listed in no FSL, they may have been among the Luzern first settlers.  He was listed as a Kirchgesner in 1767 along with a parent and two sisters (Lk1830).

Kirchgessner{Karl}FN: said by the Schoenchen FSL to be fromUC Rosenberg.  I could find no member of this family in Mai1798.   

Kirchgessner{Valentin}FN: said by the Schoenchen FSL (sn7) to be fromUC Rosenberg.  Alikely son was in Luzern in 1798 (Mai1798:Lz25)..   

KirchhaltGL, Hanau [County]: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Krefeld family.  Pleve has at other times rendered this Kirchhahn and Kirchnahn.  Many additional spellings have been checked for territory that was Hanau County.

KirchhausenGL, [Tuetonic Order]: is some 5.5 miles NW of Heilbronn city, and was said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Maerz family.

KirchheimGL: an unidentified place that might have been homeUC to the Klipfel who went to Berdorf.  See the GCRA book for detail.  There are at least 4 Kirchheim in Baden-Wuerttemberg today.

KirchheimGL: an unidentified place Said by the Caesarsfeld FSL to be homeUC to a Loebe family.

KirchheimGL, Hessen: is some 14 miles NE of Alsfeld, and said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Kahlbrenner family.

Kircheim, Nassau-Weilburg [Principality]: is 24 km WNW of Worms city centre and was said by the Straub FSL to be homeUC to a Lieber family.

KirchheimGL, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: an unidentified place mistakenly said by the 1816 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to the Schreiber family, or perhaps this was Heuchelheim, Ludwigshafen mis-transcribed?

Kirchheim [Amt]GL, Wuerttemberg: is some 15 miles SE of Stuttgart city, and was a District administrative center, now known as Kirchheim-unter-Teck.

Kirchheim-am-Neckar, Heilbronn and Besigheim [Amt], [Ludwigsburg Oberamt], Wuerttemberg: the GCRA proved this to be home to the Albrecht and Roesch families that went to Glueckstal, and it believes it homeUC to Landsberger aka frau Schrieber as well. It was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Moench family that settled in Kassel.  See their book for detail.

Kircheim[-unter-Tech], Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 5 miles ENE of Nuertingen city. Mistakenly said by KS:418 to be homeUC to the Schaefer family that went to Glueckstal.

Kirchener{Johann}: fromUC Bremich, Wuerzburg Bishopric married Gill{Maria} 1 May 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#609 & KS138 ).  Not found in any later source.

KirchenheimbolandenGL: see Kirchheimbolanden.

Kirchheimbolanden/KirchheimbolendeGL, (Nassau-Weilburg County): is 15 miles WNW of Worms and 25 miles SW of Mainz, now in the Rhineland-Palatinate, and was said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Leopold family. Using LDS Film #247621 Brent Mai proved this the birthplace in 1742 of Gross{G.Friedrich} son of {J.Michael and Rebecka Wilhelmina} of Kratzke.

KirchheimbolandenGL, Kurpfalz: is in Rhineland-Palatinate, some 25 miles SW of Mainz, and said by the Volmer FSL to be homeUC to a Litikh/Littig/Littich? family.  This must be the same place as the preceding entry.

Kirchheimbonlanden [Amt]GL, Pfalz: is some 23 miles NW of Mannheim city, and was a District administrative center.

KirchheimbolendeGL, see Kirchheimbolanden.

KirchnerFN{Peter}: said by the Grimm FSL #6 to be fromUC Friedberg (no locality mentioned).

KirchnerFN{Wilhelm}: said by the Jost FSL #10 to be fromUC Erfurt, Thueringen. According to a Rosslau ML this Kirchner man married in 1766 a Hentze woman (Mai&Marquardt#925).

KirchnerFN{Johannes}:  said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg no locality indicated. 

Kirchner{J.Conrad}: fromUC Meininger married Schueler{Perpetua} 23 April 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#578).  Instead of Meininger, KS138 has Orleshausen near Buedingen.  Not found in any later source.

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

KirchnerFN: also see Kerchner and Kirschner.

KirchrothGL, [Kur-]Bayern: is some 21 miles ESE of Regensburg and said by the Mariental FSL to be homeUC to a Trier family.

KirchturmFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL (#5a) to be an orphan girl in the Sollbach household. I could not find this woman in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Kirchturm{Johann+w+2c}: Kulberg119 said they were Catholic  fromUC Regensburg: I did not find them in T.

Kirdorf, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate]: is 1.5 km NW of Bad Homburg and was said by the Urbach FSL to be homeUC  to frau Meier{Friedrich}.

KirnGL, Rhineland-Palantinate: is some 29 miles WNW of Alzey, Rhineland-Palatinate.

KirnerFN: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:672, 330) with no origin.  The GCRA found reason to believe origin in Weinsheim, Bad Kreuznach [Amt], Rheinpfalz but did not verify this.  Koerner is the better spelling.

KirsbachGL, Kurpfalz: said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to an Engel family.  The only Kirsbach I can find is some 35 miles WSW of Koblenz in what surely was not Kurpfalz territory.

Kirnbach, Oesterreich: an unidentified place said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Geist family.

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

Kirschbach(?)GL: an unidentified locality which according to the Frank FSL was in the state of Erbach and was homeUC to a Bauer family.  Proved that this was Pfirschbach, Breubach Condominium (Gieg1).

Kirschbaum/KerschbaumFN{J.Bernhardt}: said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Hostet(?), Kurpfalz.  The Frank village coordinators found him as Kirschbaum{Bernhard} in Kulberg #3504, and as {Leonhard} in T6881.  Using Hochstaetten church records they proved his birth was 19 Oct 1707 in Hochstaetten, Kurpfalz.

KirschenmannFN: see Kirschmann.

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

KirschmannFN: said by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#32) and KS:330 to have come from Duerrweiler, Freudenstadt [Amt], Wuerttemberg (modern spelling seems to be Durrweiler   Using FHL#1,884,557, the GCRA proved this origin.  See their book for much more.  Also spelled Kirschenmann.

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

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

Kirtorf(f)GL is 7 miles W of Alsfeld and said by the Buedingen ML and by Stumpp to be homeUC to the Schmidt wife of Buxmann of Mueller (Mai&Marquardt:651).

KisFN: see Kies.

Kisauer?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Berlin.  Spelled Kissauer in 1794 and 1798 (Mai1798: Mv332, Or02).

Kischkeer: aka Kisker; see Klein-ker.

Kiselmann/KisselmannFN{Matthias}: Lutheran, fromUC Kurpfalz arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761.  With wife he last reregistered in Denmark in January 1765 (EEE p.475).  By March 1766 they had settled in Balzer FSL #22 which said he was fromUC Wittenberg.  Spelled Kisselmann in 1798 (Mai1798:Bz41, Kk40, An35).

KiselmannFN: see also Kisselmann.

Kiserling?FN: said by the Mueller FSL to be fromUC Welferode.  In 1798 this family name is rendered  as Kiesling (Mai1798: Ml04).

Kisi?GL, Darmstadt: an unidentified place said by the Fischer FSL to be homeUC Jung, Justus, and Nau families.  This might be Giessen? Or Kesselbach which is about 1 mile NW of Rabenau?

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

Kisker, Batschka, Ungarn: aka Klein Ker 18 miles NW of Novi Sad.  The GCRA found evidence that the Kron family was here before going on to settle in Neudorf.  They also found it associated with Brachenmacher and Kron families.

Kislach, Gaisen, Podolia: 2.4 miles NNE of Gaisen.  The GCRA believed it near Nemirow [which seems to be 27 miles to the NW … rak] and found it associated with a Kis family in 1837.

Kislering?FN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Hamburg.

Kisling?FN: said by the Dinkel FSL to be fromUC Neukirch, Sachsen.

KisnerFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Freiburg. 

Kisner/KisserFN{Nicolaus}: with wife {Anna} and 2 children arrived in Russia 31 July 1766, he said to be fromUC Aufenau (Kulberg2886).  Not found in T.  By 15 June 1767 he, {A.Maria} and the two had settled at Pfeifer FSL #103, he said to be homeUC Freiburg.  But, he city of Freiburg was over 640 km NNE of Aufenau.

KissFN: see Kies.

KissauerFN: see Kisauer.

KisselmannFN: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromC Buedingen.

KisselmannFN{Johann}: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

KisselmannFN: also see Kiselmann.

KisserFN: said by the Hildman FSL to be fromUC Gotha, Sachsen with his Malchus wife in the household.  Spelled Kisner (Mai1798:Hd38) in 1798 and Kiesser (Mv880, Lg23) in 1795 and 1798.

KissingGL: is some 6 miles SE of Augsburg in Bavaria and is said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Bock family.

KissingGL, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to a Eischader family.

KissingenGL, Wuerzburg: nka Bad Kissingen some 28 miles NNE of Wuerzburg city; said by the Mariental FSL to be homeUC to a Schunk family.

Kissingen?, Wuerzburg [Bishopric]: said by the Seelmann FSL to be homeUC to a Buschau family.

KisslerFN{J.Heinrich}: said by the Frank FSL #52 to be fromUC Penrot(?),Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter(?).  Doris Evans says that research by Manfred Steinberger for Clarence Kissler confirms that the Kihsler man who settled in Frank came there from Bannerod, [Riedesel Barony].  However there is no record of the family in Bannerod before him.  Clarence says that Bannerod was served by the parish of Nieder-Moos.

KisslerFN: also see Kessler.

KisslerRN, Clarence found the origins of the FrankVV Kissler family.

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

Kist{J.Philip}: married Hoffmann{A.Maria} 15 July 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#180 & 138).  Not found in any later source.

Kist: also see Kesten.

Kister/KuesterFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Hanau [County] (no locality mentioned).

KisterFN: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Linkenheim, Baden-Durlach [Margraviate].

Kister/KuesterFN:  said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Seeheim?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr28.  Jim Pickelhaupt says he found the origin of this man.

KistnerFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Tiren(?), Muelhausen.

Kitschler{Kilianus}: fromUC Fulda Bishopric married Her{M.Margaretha} 15 April 1766 in Friedberg (Mai&Marquardt#311).  Not found in Kulberg, in T or in any published FSL.  In 1790 in Seelmann he married Schmalzel{A.Maria} of Brabander  (Mai1798:Mv361).  In1798 they were still living in Seelmann (Mai1798:Sm59)

Kitschler{Kilian,Margaret}: listed in the 1798 Seelmann census (Sm59 and Hz28) but I could not find them in any FSL.

KitsheimGL, Wuertsburg: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Echt family.  The Walter Research Group has identified this place as Kitzingen, Wuerzburg Principality (now Bavaria).

KittlerFN: this family spent some time in both Glueckstal and Neudorf, but the GCRA could find no origin for it; see their book for more detail.  Also spelled Kettler.

KittlerFN: also see Kettler.

KitzingenGL, Wuerzburg Principality (now Bavaria): is some 10 miles SE of Wuerzburg city.  See Kitsheim.

Kiwet? FN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Stockholm, Schweden. The family name in 1798 was spelled Kiewit (Mai1798:En34).

Kiwet?FN: frau Kiwet? was said by the Enders FSL to be formerly a widow Kronstan? fromUC Strausberg, Sachsen.

KlaanFN: said by the 1798 Urbach census to be “free foreigner” who married a Schaefer girl (Mai1798:Mv2916).

KlaasFN:  said by the Orloff FSL to be fromUC Ohrlofff, Tiegenhoff Amt.

Klaas{Peter}:  said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Norderstedt? (Lk13). Spelled Klas in 1767 (T2601-2603).Not found in any FSL and I could not find them or any likely descendant associated with any Volga colony.

Klaassen{M.Eva}: in 1798 in Luzern said to be the much younger wife of Freidt{Georg} a Kano first settler (Mai1798:Lz22); she may have come to Luzern with him or she may have been a Luzern first settler.

KlaassenFN: said by the Rosenort FSL to be fromUC Sandhof, Marienburg Amt with a Neufelt friend living in the household.

KlaasenFN{Abraham}: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Brescky, Marienburg Amt.

Klaassen FN {Johann}: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Moesland, Moewa Amt or Dirschau Amt.

Kladibali?FN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Mainz.  Later spelled Klaudiabel.

KlaehrFN: see Kleer.

KlaerFN: see Kleer.

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

KlammFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Ziegenberg, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].

Klamm{Ludwig}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Wolfenhausen, [Wied-]Runkel [County].  I could not find them in Mai1798.

Klamm{Michael) FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Zierburg?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr7(where the wife’s maiden name is given as Braun),8,53,109,Mv3003 and Jo7.

Klap?FN: see Klapp.

KlappFN: said by the Messer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned), while a Schmidt step-son is living with the family.   In 1798 the family name was spelled Klap? (Mai1798:Ms9).

KlapperFN{K.Margaretha}:  said by the Kukkus FSL to be from Biskirchen, [Solms-]Braunfels [Principality].  Hans Busick of Goslar Germany and Joan Knizek, their research done primarily in the Braunfels Archive, proved the Busek family of Kroeffelbach, [Solms-Braunfels Principality] moved here after 1716 where a son married a Klepper woman and where her Busick children who settled in Kukkus were born.   Neither her married name (Busick) nor the family name of her children are given in the Kukkus FSL but are given in the 1798 censuses.  For more information go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/b/buseck_kukkus.cfm.

Klarenthal GL: an unidentified place said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Arnold families.  There are at least 4 Klarenthals in Germany: one in the Saar, one in Hessen, and two in Bavaria.

Klas: see Klaas.

Klasid?GL: an unidentified place said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be homeUC to an Abt family.

KlassFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Amersfoot.

Klaudi?FN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Donau?, Hannover. I cannot find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KlaudiabelFN: see Kladibali.

KlaumFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Polkniz?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  This widow surely died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

KlausFN{J.Peter}: said by the Balzer FSL#21 to be from Isenburg; Bonner proved he was baptized in, and had children baptized and buried in, Duedelsheim, Isenburg-[Buedingen County].  Wagner1 p.82 gives the dates, marriage, bride’s name and parents as well as the parents of the man Bonner found, but says the data for the man in the FSL does not match that of the man found in Duedelshiem. For 1798 see Mai1798:Bz78, 97, Hk33, and 63.

Klaus/Claus FN{J.Stefan/Stephan}: KS124 and 138 say he went to Balzar from Duedlesheim; KS138 says it was from Isenburg.  With wife {Susanna} and 4 children he arrived in Russia 4 July 1766, he said to be from Isenburg (Kulberg1205).  For 1798 see (Mai1798:Mo21)

ClausFN{Charlotta}: Bonner proved that this woman was baptized in Duedelsheim, Isenburg[-Buedingen County] where she married Herr Scheidt{Adam} (later of Moor??) and where her eldest children were born; she was sister to Claus men in Balzer and Norka.  See Moor FSL #6.

Klaus/Claus FN{J.Peter}: Not found in Kulberg or in T.  Bonner proved that both his sister {Apollonia} and Claus/Klaus{ J.Peter} of Moor were baptized in Duedelsheim, Isenburg County, where J.Peter had married  his Scheid wife who was also baptized there along with their eldest children, one of whom is buried there. By 18 June 1767 {J.Peter} and (2nd?) wife {M.Magdalena}, with as yet no children, had settled at Moor FSL #21, he said to be of the Reformed faith fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned). KS138 says he went to Balzar from Duedlesheim.  In 1798 his (2nd?) wife’s maiden name was Klein{Magdalena} (Mai1798:Mo47).

Klaus/Claus FN{Johannes}: On 4 July 1766 he arrived in Russia single, said to be from Isenburg (Kulberg1190).

Klaus/KlossFN{J.Martin}: not found in Kulberg or in T.   By 12 April 1766 with wife {Christina Scharlotte} and one son, he had settled at Galka FSL #29 which said he was fromUC Westlanger, Baden-Durlach.    Spelled Kloss in 1798 (Mai1798:Gk44).

Cloes/Kloess{Juliana}: the Buedingen ML says she was fromUC Buedesheim and reports her 13 June 1766 marriage to Schimpff{Conrad} (Mai&Marquardt#692).  KS124 concurs on her origin.  KS154 says it was near Friedberg city and spells her name Kloess.  They arrived in Russia 19 Aug 1766, he said to be fromUC Hohensolms (Kulberg5098).  Not found in T.  By 18 Aug 1767 they had settled at Kraft #43.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Kf333.

Klaus{Petry/Peter}: with wife {Elisabeth} and 2 sons, he arrived in Russia 15 Sept 1766 (Kulberg6905).  Bonner proved his origin and that of his Scheid wife in Duedelsheim, Isenburg County); he was brother to the Balzer Klaus and likely a cousin to the Moor Klaus.  Not found in T.  By 22 Sept 1767 they had settled at Norka FSL #216, he said to be fromUC Isenberg.  For son {J.Heinrich} in 1798 see Mai1798:Nr178, and others at Mai1798:Mv1928, Nr116, 226 and An67.  Revisions since the previous upload were inspired by the work of Karen Drier Esayian.

KlausFN{Georg}: by 23 July 1767 with wife {Katharina} and one daughter he had settled at Paulskaya FSL #22 which said he was fromUC Gettorf?.

KlausFN{J.Karl}: Not found in Kulberg or in T.  A Catholic, by 17 Aug 1767 with wife [Margaretha}, he had settled at Paulskaya FSL #218 which said he was fromUC Hohenfriedeberg, Schlesien.

KlausFN{Michael}: not found in Kulberg or in T.  By 10 June 1767 with wife {A.Marwgaretha} and one daughter he had settled at Stahl-am-Karaman FSL #28 which said he was fromUC Buedingen, Isenburg.

ClausFN{J.Heinrich}: KS124 says he left Rohrbach near Buedingen [no date specified].  I could not find him in any other source.

Claus/Clas {J.Jost}: said by KS124 to be fromUC Leun near Wetzlar(twice!) and that the name could also be Clas.  I could not find him in any other source.

Klaus{Johannes}: of the Reformed faith arrived in Russia, single, 4 July 1766 (Kulberg1190).   Not found in any other source.  Revisions since the previous upload were inspired by the work of Karen Drier Esayian.

Claus{Maria}: in 1766 Lutheran,formerly a Mueller, alone took transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (T3964).  I did not find her in any other source.

Closs/Clossen{Wilhelm}: KS124 says the name also could be spelled Closs and that he leftUC Koelschhausen near Wetzlar with 7 children [no date specified].  I could not find him in any any other source.

Klausen?: an unidentified place said by the Schwab FSL to be homeUC to the Herber{Johann} family.   There are least 9 Klausens in the Germanies.

KlauserFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Orb. 

KlauserGL, Hannover: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Eckardt family.

KlausthalGL, Hanover: is some 48 miles SE of Hannover city, and said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC to a Arndt family that came later than the first settlers (p.137).

Klauswetz?GL, Mecklenburg: an unidentifed place said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to a Lass family.

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

KlebeckspissFN: said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be fromUC Hammelburg.  Later spelled Klebenpies (Mai1798:Pf32). 

KlebenpiesFN: see Klebeckspiss.

KleberFN: said by the Dinkel FSL to be fromUC Neubruck(?), Holstein.  Later spelled Kleiber.

KleberFN: said by the Dinkel FSL to be fromUC Nienbrock(?), Daenmark.  Later spelled Kleiber.

Kleburg, [Kur-]Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Vogt family.  This was spelled Klieburg in a family chart done by Prof. Pleve.  There is a Kleeburg which was in Kursachsen, 9 km NW of Goeritz city. 

Klecko AmtGL, Posen, Suedpreussen: is some 27 miles NE of Poznan, Poland.  The Wacker family that went to Bergdorf lived here until 1809.  See the GCRA book for details.

KleebergGL, Wetterau, Darmstadt: an unidentified place said by the Bangert FSL to homeUC to Gammel/Hammel, Hamel, and Schmidt families.

KleeburgGL, Kursachsen: see Kleburg.

KleeburgGL, Weissenburg [Amt], Elsass: is now Cleebourg some 3 miles SW of Wissenbourg city, and proven by the GCRA to be home to the Haller family which went to Bergdorf and to the Loebs family that went to Glueckstal and to be the home of the Hassauer{J.Jakob} family that went to Kassel and to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more details.

KleeburgGL: also see Cleeburg and Klieburg.

KleemannFN: said by the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Oberheim, Darmstadt. In 1789, 1792, and 1798 spelled Kleimann (Nai1798:Mv392, 402, Dt2, Hs107, Kz20).

KleerFN{Ernst}: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  This couple would have died before the 1798 census.

KleerFN{Philipp}: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Klaehr and Klur? in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr58 and Ms3).

Kleer? FN: given by the 1798 Norka census as the maiden name of Knippel’s wife (Mai1798:Nr21).

Klaer{J.Adam}: from Ilmshausen, Darmstadt was godfather at the 13 March 1766 Buedingen baptism of the son of Appel{Johannes} (Mai&Marquardt#1200b).  No further record.

KleestadtGL, Hanau County: is some 16 miles S of Hanau city; see Kleinstadt.

KlehmannFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality] with a Retz stepson in the household.  Spelled Kleman in 1798 (Mai1798:Kn25).  According to a Rosslau ML this Klemann man married a Retz woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#897).

KlehrFN: see Kleer and Cleer.

KleiberFN{J.Jacob}: Lutheran, fromUC Alsass arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761.  In May 1763 he and his wife Eberhardt{Catharina} were given permission to leave Denmark.   Before 1775 they had settled in Grimm (1775 census #26) (EEE p.475).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gm23 and possibly Dn28).

KleiberFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  The maiden name of the wife is later said to be Loos (Mai1798:Nr94).

KleiberFN: also see Kleber.

KleimFN: filed amongst the Kleins. 

KleimFN: see Gaurer of Lauwe.

KleimannFN: see Kleemann.

Klein{Jacob Sr}: of the Reformed faith, fromUC Baden-Baden Margraviate, then spent 15 years inUC Brandenburg, arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in May 1762.  With wife {M.Margaretha} and 3 children he requested, in April 1765,  permission to leave Denmark (EEE p. 476).  By March 1766 they had settled in Balzer FSL #30 which said he was fromUC Baden-Baden [Margraviate] (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bz58 and 102).  By March 1766 his son {Jacob Jr}also had settled in Balzer at FSL #36 which said he too was fromUC Baden-Baden [Margraviate] (no locality mentioned).  The maiden name of frau {Jacob Jr} was given as Heckmann in 1798 (Mai1798:Bz67).

KleinFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Schoenfeld, Kurpfalz.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Br62.

Klein{Fried.}FN: listed by the Bergdorf census (KS:665, 331) without origin, but origin was proved by the GCRA in Kleiningersheim, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg, using FHL 1,184,931.

Klein{A.Maria}: married Boster{Leonhard} on 22 May 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#61, KS122).  Not found in Kulberg or T.  By August 1767 they had settled in Boaro FSL #112 which said he was fromUC Nuernberg. Not found in Mai1798.

KleinFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Kaltenborn, [Kur-]Koeln.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bn50.

KleinFN: said by the1798 Dietel census to be the maiden name of frau Schlaeger (Mai1798:Dt77).

KleinFN{J.Jacob}: said by the Dreispitz FSL #17 to be from Graben, Durlach; using an FHL film Jim Mizouni in 2007 found the birth records and parents of this Dreispitz First Settler; Jim is still looking for the records of his marriage and the births of his first 3 children.. In 1798 the wife’s maiden name was given as Beisler (Mai1798:Dr33); in 2007 Jim was guessing that she was related to Beisser of Sulzfield, Heilbronn, Baden and will be looking for records there.  EEE p.476 reported based on Danish records that he was a Lutheran, (son of {Thomas and Margaretha}) fromUC Spoeck, Staffort Unteramt, Karlsruhe Oberamt, Baden-Durlach Margraviate, arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762;  in June 1764 he deserted Denmark; by Sept 1766 they had settled in Dreispitz. 

Klein/Kleim{J.Adam}: from NiederwoelstadtUC he married Fischer{A.Maria} 5 June 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#684).   KS127 says he was from Muenzenberg.  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). He died before 1798 (Mai1798:Fk76).  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].  Doris Evans says that research done by Anneliese Micheiwski for the Frank Research Fund confirmed that at least one of these Klein men came from Nieder-Woellstadt but his father died in Soedel in 1671.

Klein/Kleim{J.Georg}: In 1766 Kulberg5201him  listed as a Kleim from Solms,  the son [sic he was a brother] of {J.Heinrich}.  Earlier T3085 listed him as a Klein also the son of {J.Heinrich}. By 1767 he, his wife {A.Maria} were at Frank FSL (#80) which also said he was Kleim{J.Adam} from Niederwoellstadt, Solms[-Roedelheim County], who in 1768 went to Kutter.

Klein/Kleim{J.Henrich/Hinrich}: fromUC Niederwoelstadt married  BingemerFN{A.Maria}on 5 June 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#685, KS122 & 134). They, with son [sic. he had to be a brother!] {J.Georg} arrived (the wife recorded as {Anna}) in Russia on 29 Aug 1766 recorded as fromUC Solms (Kulberg5201). Later in 1766 they all 3 took transport together to the Volga (T3083-3085).   By 1767  this couple was settled in Frank FSL #79 which said he was fromUC Niederwoellstadt, Solms; and the brother was settled in #80 which also said he was fromUC Niederwoellstadt, Solms[-Roedelheim County].

Klein/Kleim{Johannes}: He was listed in Kulberg5209 as a single Kleim man from Solms. Earlier he was listed in T3433 as a single Klein.  The Frank FSL (#82) also said he was from Niederwoellstadt, Solms[-Roedelheim County]  who arrived in Frank with a young wife{Catharina} in 1767.  Doris Evans says that research done by Anneliese Micheiwski for the Frank Research Fund confirmed that at least one of these Klein men came from Nieder-Woellstadt but his father died in Soedel in 1671.

Klein/Kleim{Philipp}: In 1767 he, his wife {Christina Dorothea} and 5 children were at Frank FSL #67 which said he was Kleim{J.Adam} from Sedal?, Solms[-Roedelheim County].  A German researcher researched several of the preceding Klein lines for Ed Wagner, but the Frank Research Fund reported in 2011 that only this one, from Soedel, and one that was resident in Trais-an-der-Horloff had been completed; as of then none had been presented publically by the FRF. Soedel/Sedal, [Solms-Braunfels County]: is some 7 km NNE of Friedberg city; Trais-an-der-Horloff, [Solms-Braunfels County]: is some 15 km due S of Friedberg city; Niederwoellstadt, [Solms-Braunfels County]: is some 5.5 km NE of Friedberg city.  Bill Pickelhaupt says he found this man’s origin.

KleimFN{Philipp}: said by the Frank FSL (#57) to be fromUC Sedal(?), Solms.

KleinFN{A.Barb.}: who came to Glueckstal at some point married Fink who was listed in the 1816 Glueckstal census as #115 (KS:676); the GCRA proved her origin in Frankweiler, Landau [Amt], Pfalz, using FHL 1,257,451; see their book for detail.

Klein FN{Ludwig}: said incorrectly by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:673, 676, 331) to be from Urbach, Saargmuend [Amt], [Pfalz].  Using FHL(193,364) the GCRA proved origin in Goellheim, Kirchheimbonlanden [Amt], Pfalz, and they found strong evidence that this family had spent some years in Tscherwenka, Batschka, Hungary on their way to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more detail.

KleinFN {Nikolaus, Peter}: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:674) to be fromUC Urbach, Saargmuend [Amt], [Pfalz].  However, using FHL(721,668), the GCRA proved origin in Burbach, Zabern [Amt], Elsass, and found strong evidence that they had spentUC a few years in Tscherwnka, Batschka, Hungary on their way to Glueckstal.  See their book for more detail.

KleinFN: said by the Goebel FSL to be fromUC Hanau (no locality mentioned).

KleinFN{Wilhelm}:  said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

KleinFN: said by the Husaren FSL to be fromUC Marienburg, Polen. For 1798 see Mai1798:Fz43.

KleinFN{Johann/Heinrich}: A Luebeck ML says this J.Hinrich married on 1 July1766 Loth{Agnes} [obviously not his 1st marriage] (Mai&Marquardt#174).  Kulberg(5417) said he was fromUC Riedesel [Barony] and the family arrived in Russia on 12 Sept 1766 .  The Kano FSL (#82) said he was fromUC Wiederwellstadt? and the family arrived in Kano on 3 Aug 1767 and departed for Schafthausen in 1768.  Manfried Fuchs discovered that the place of origin actually was Nieder-Woellstadt.  [which actually was then  in Solms-Roedelheim County.

KleinFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Amsterdam, Holland.  A Luebeck ML says this woman married a Kuhn man in 1765; Stumpp gives his name as Kuehn; by 1766 this couple was in Katharinenstadt (Mai&Marquardt#42).

KleinFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Schierstein, Usingen.  Later spelled Kehl (Mai1798:Ka119).

KleinFN said by the Kautz FSL to be fromUC Freimersheim, Kurpfalz.

KleinFN: Herr Klein was said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Gemuenden-am-Main, and his frau’s maiden name was given as Koehler (no origin given); a Schmidtlein orphan was living with them.

Klein{Christian+wife+2kids}: Kulberg9 said they were fromUC Preussen and went to Livonia.

KleinFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Kutter FSL to be fromUC Isenburg.

KleinFN{A.Dorothea}: according to the Buedingen ML she, no origin given, married on 5 March 1766 Beyger{J.Anton} later this couple went to Leichtling (Mai&Marquardt#366).

Klein FN: see Schuber of Louis.

Klein/Cleyn/KleynFN{Nicolaus}: married in Rosslau 28 May 1765 Rupp{Catharina} (Mai&Marquardt#840 & KS139).  Not found in Kuhlberg or in T.  By 14 June 1766 they with a new-born son had settled at Mariental FSL#69 which said {Nicolaus} was fromUC Rixingen, Lothringen. 

Klein{M.Margaretha}: a sister of {Jacob}, and 2nd wife of Zwingmann{Adolph/Andreas Hinrich} (EEE p.655), with whom she settled at Messer FSL #13.

KleinFN: said by the  Moor 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Klaus (Mai1798:Mo47).

KleinFN: said by the Mueller FSL to be fromUC Zell. 

KleinFN{Katharina}: said by the Neidermonjou FSL #61 to be fromUC Sechshelden, [Nassau-Dillenburg Principality].

KleinFN: said by the 1798 Orlovskaya census to be the maiden name of frau Reisch (Mai1798:Or66).

KleinFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Freimersheim, Bavaria.

KleinFN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Gebwing?, Wuerzburg [Bishopric].  I did not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

Klein{Conrad}: the Recruiter Beauregard list (Lk111) said he was fromUC [Kur-]Mainz (no locality mentioned) and went to Wittmann in 1768. They may have been Wittmann first settlers, but I did not find them in Mai1798.

Klein{Jacob}: his son was baptized in Luebeck 15 May 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#1340).  Not identified in any later source.

Klein{Jacob}: father of {Johannes} and husband of Simonn{A.Dorothea}15 May 1765 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#1340).  Not in Kulberg.

Klein{Sophia}: was a godmother at the baptism in Luebeck on 18 August 1764 of a daughter of Hoessell{J.Sigmund} and his Beussel wife {Margaretha} (Mai&Marquardt#1337).  Not found in T.

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

KleinFN: also see Kleim.

KleinGL, Holstein: said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Fallendorf? family.  This might be Klein Vollstedt some 13 miles SW of Kiel city.

Kleinburg(?)GL: an unidentified place said by the Grimm FSL to be homeUC to a Hesse family.

Kleiner-Werder: see Belowescher Kolonien.

KleinfeldGL, Kleve: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Keytmann family.

KleinfelderFN: said by Kuhlberg1232 and the Balzer FSL to be from Isenburg.  Mistakenly said by KS:139 to be from Isenburg-Offenbach [County].  Bonner proved he was baptized in Duedelsheim, Isenburg[-Buedingen County].  Wagner1 concured, gave the date and named his parents.  The maiden name of the wife was given as Rukler? by the FSL and then as Dittenber in 1798 (Mai179:St38).

Klein GartachGL, Brackenheim Oberamt, Wuerttemberg Duchy: the village proven by Dona Reeves-Marquardt to be home to her Fritzler ancestors.  Peter Woddow using Kleingartach parish records proved that the Holzwarth men who settled in Reinwald came from here.  EEE p.596 says Schultz{Peter} was fromUC here prior to moving to Denmark.  Danish records say this was homeUC to Kober/CoberFN{Conrad} of Reinwald FSL #9, and  homeUC to Mauderer{Christoph} for whom he worked as a farmhand (EEE pp. 372, 514).  Roh{J.Carl/Karl although born in Doeffingen left from here to go to Denmark (EEE p.565).  Kleingartach is some 4.7 miles WNW of Brackenheim town and is now in Neckarkreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.

Kleingartach?, Wuerttemberg [Duchy]: is 3 miles SE of Eppingen town, and was said by the Reinwald FSL #3 to be homeUC to frau  Koerber{Andreas}.  Same place as the previous entry.

Kleingartach, [Wuerttemberg Duchy]: is 5 km SE of Eppingen cit and said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be homeUC to Oblaender and Briltimann? families.

KleingartenGL: see  Kleingartach.

Klein Geschurki, Posen, Warschau Duchy: the GCRA found a Reich family associated with it; see Gershorki.

Klein Glien?GL, [Kur-]Sachsen: is some 20 miles NE of Rosslau and said by the Jost FSL to be homeUC to a Schleicher family and possibly to a  Keteke family.

Kleingoettingen?GL, Jonville?, Frankreich: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Zimmer family and possibly  Braun and Eberhardt{Johannes} families.

KleiningersheimGL, Besigheim Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 3 miles SE of Bessigheim, Baden-Wuerttemberg, and was home to two Roerhrich/Roehrig families that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa.  The GCRA thinks this a possible homeUC to the Messner family, and proved origin here for the Klein{Fried.} family, both of which went to Bergdorf; see their book for more detail.

KleinkarbenGL: see Friedberg.

Klein-KerGL, Hungary: now Backo Dobro Polje, Serbia, is some 9 miles SE of Kula city, said by the 1816 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to the Brechenmacher family.  Aka Kisker.

Klein Klotzeburg near Seligenstadt, [Kur-]Mayntz: an unidentified place said to be the homeUC of Appel{Johannes} whose son was baptized in Buedingen 13 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1200b). 

Kleinlagingen?GL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Riedel family.  This probably was Kleinleinungen, Stolberg County, some 11.5 miles SE of Stolberg town in Saxony.

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

KleinmuthFN: see. Herrfort of Boaro.

KleinniedesheimGL, Worms [Amt], Pfalz: is some 4 miles SW of Worms city and is believed by GCRA to be homeUC to the Merkel family that went to Bergdorf.

Klein RohrheimGL: see Krofrogheim.

Klein-SaratoffkaSPV : see Neu-Saratowka.

Klein-Schardau, Stuhm [Amt], Westpreussen: was some 2.5 km N of Stuhm city.

KleinschmiedFN: see Kleinschmidt.

KleinschmidtFN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses .  This Kleinschmied man married a Koch woman in 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#1194).

Kleinshnis?{A.Marg}: in 1784 this woman, the widow of some Becker left Luzern as the wife of Diehl{Jacob} who had been 12 when he was recorded with his father {Anton}and sister {Anna}in the Recruiter Beauregard’s list (Lk79) as having come fromUC Neustadt; she and {Jacob} were accompanied by 3 of her Becker children {Elisabeth, A.Maria, and Jakob} (Mai1798:Mv1609). 

Kleinstadt/KleistadtGL, Hanau County: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to Gertman, Gertmann and Hartman families.  Confirmed by the Walter Research Group as being Hartmann families coming from Kleestadt, Hanau County (now Hessen).

Kleinstadt, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Petersen family.  And the country is not clear either – could be one of two duchies.

KleinsteinhausenGL, [Kur-]Mainz: an unidentified place said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to a Konrad family.  The only place of this name that I can find is some 5 miles SE of Zweibruecken, which was not in Kurmainz.

Klein VollstedtGL:  see Klein, Holstein.

Kleinwein: an unidentified place said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to a Nameless{Nicolaus}.

KleistadtGL, Hanau County: see Kleinstadt.

Klekar?FN: see Glocker.

Kleman FN: see Klehmann.

Klemens FN: see Clemens.

Klement{Gottfried}FN: he is mentioned in Rosenheim in 1788 and a daughter is listed there in 1788 and elsewhere in 1798 (Mv2457, Ks109) but I cannot find them in any FSL.

Klement{Anna}FN: I could not find them in any published FSL but this widow was said to have moved from Schulz to Rosenheim in 1785 and  to have lived in Pobochnaja in 1798 (Mai1798:Mv2657 and Pb3).

Klemer FN: see Kletter.

Klemintz?GL, Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Kraemer family.  Might this be Chemnitz which is 19 miles NE of Zwickau.

KlemmFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Leipzig, Sachsen.

KlemmerFN: see Kletter.

Klenck/Klinck/Klents{Samuel}: fromUC Wuerttemberg, arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762.  In May 1765 with wife and 2 children he asked permission to leave Denmark.  Before 1775 they had settled in Grimm (1775 census #50) (EEE p.477).

KlentsFN: see Klenck.

Klenzendorf{Friedrich}: Kulberg188.1 said he was single fromUC  Lenzen and gone to Livonia. 

KlephahnFN: see Klepphahn.KlepphornFN: said by the Graf FSL to be fromUC Nordhausen.

KlepperFN: see Klapper.

KlepphahnFN: said by the Mariental FSL to be fromUC Eger.  The name was later spelled Klephahn (Mai1798:Mv1646).

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

Kler?FN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Fulda (no locality mentioned).

KleronaFN: said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to have come fromUC Truppen, Swedish Pommerania.  Spelled Klevono by Scheuerman.

Klesinberg? GL: an unidentifed place said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Timler family.  Kuhlberg says it was in Ansbach state.

Kless/KlesFN: said by all versions of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be from Ulfa, Hessen-Darmstadt.

KlestadtGL: see Kleinstadt.

KlettFN: this family spent some time in Glueckstal and was said by KS:332-33 to be from Schwieberdingen, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg which origin was verified by the GRCA using FHL 1,056,754; see their book for detail.

Kletter/CletterFN{Conrad}: Danish records say this man of the Reformed faith arrived in Juetland Royal Province (no date given); in Dec. 1761 he with wife and 2 children settled in Julianaheede Colony J6, leaving for Russia in June 1763, later settling in Riebensdorf colony, Woronesh (EEE p. 271, for more detail see this).  Said by the Anton FSL #19 to be fromUC Alzey Oberamt, Kurpfalz.  In 1798 spelled both Kletter and Klemer (when the wife’s maiden name was given as Feit) (Mai1798:Lw1 and 31) as well as Klemmer (An24).

Kletterer FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Eschenbach.  I did not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

Kleustch, Anhalt-Dessau: one mile S of Soellnitz this was home to Gruen{Heinrich} who took his family to Kano (FSL #8).

KlevonoFN: said by the Scheuerman version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be have come fromUC Truppen, Swedish Pommerania later than the first settlers (p.137).  See Klerono.

Klewitz{Maria}: married Dittmann{Stephan} in Rosslau 24 June 1765, no origin given (Mai&Marquardt#864).  I did not find them in any any later source.

Kleyn: go to Klein.

Klieburg, Saxony: (Vogt);  This is probably Markkleeburg some 4.5 miles S of Leipzig centre.

KlimbachGL: see Climbach.

Klin? FN: the 1798 Norka census says this is the maiden name of the Schmidt from Hanau (Mai1798:Nr46).

Klin?FN: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of an Isenburger Schleiger (Mai1798:Nr45).

Klinck{A.Barbara}: fromUC Fulda [Bishopric] Happel{Johannes} married Happel{Johannes}17 July 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#265).  Not found in any later source.

KlinckFN: also see Klenck and Kling.

KlinenGL, Kurpfalz: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a (Folk family.  The Walter Research Project has identified this as a Volk family from Klingen, Rhineland-Palatinate.

Kling{J.Adam}: Lutheran, fromUC Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in Nov 1760.  In Dec 1764 with his Hoffmeister wife {A.Catharina} and 2 children he last reregistered in Denmark.   Before 1775 they had settled in Beideck (1775 census #30) (EEE pp.477-478).  Kulberg #179 says he, his wife and son {Johannes} arrived at Oranienbaum in May 1766, when many of the other passengers went to Livonia.  In 1798 his widow said to be from Kutter like her new husband and a married daughter are in Beideck #77.

Kling/KlinckFN{Andreas}: said by one or both versions of the Balzer FSL #43 to be from Isenburg [County].  Bonner proved he was baptized and married in Duedelsheim, Isenburg- Buedingen [County], and proved that his wife was a Ruth baptized in Calbach.  Wagner1 concured and gave both dates, plus his parents.  The maiden name of frau Kling was given as Rutt in 1798 (Mai1798:Bz81).

KlingFN{J.Georg}: Of the Reformed faith, fromUC Bammental, Dilsberg Unteramt, Heidelberg Oberamt, Kurpfalz, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May1760.   With wife {M.Catharina}and 3 daughters he last reregistered in Denmark in January 1765 and later appeared in the church books of Neu-Saratowka colony near St. Petersburg (EEE p.478).

KlingbachGL, [Kurbayern]: is about 13 miles NE of Straubing city, and said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Schnet family.

KlingeFN:  said by the Reinwald FSL to be an orphan in the Ruppel{Phillip} household.  Spelled Klinger in 1794 and 1798 (Mai1798:Mv2418, Ks7).

KlingenGL: an unidentified place said by the Bettinger FSL to be homeUC to a Krege family.  There are at least two Klingen in Baden-Wuerttemberg and four in Bavaria.

KlingenGL, Kurpfalz: is some 20 miles SW of Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate.  See Klinen.

KlingenmuensterGL, Bergzabern [Amt], Rheinpfalz [this was taken by France in 1794 and ceded to Bavaria in 1816]: is some 2.5 miles N of Bad Bergzabern, and was proven by GCRA to be home to the Schnabel family that went to Glueckstal and Kassel, and to the Pohl sisters who married men of Glueckstal and Kassel.  See the GCRA book for more details.

KlingerFN:  said by the Reinhard FSL to be fromUC Eding?, Wenenburg?, with Mertz step-children in the household.  I could not find this Klinger family in Mai1798.

KlingerFN: the wife was said by the Reinhard FSL to be fromUC Flor?, Isenburg; she must earlier have married a Mertz since there were Mertz step-children in the household.

KlingerFN: also see Klinge.

KlingersteinFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Weiterstadt, Darmstadt.  I could not find them in  Mai1798.

KlingmannFN: arrived in SouthRussia in 1819; later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Gau Angelloch, Bammental Amt, Baden.

KlinkFN: see Kling.

KlinkheferFN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Gumerthausen(?).  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Klinstadt(?)GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to Heckster? and Stephan families.

KlipfelFN:  listed in the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:661, 333) without origin.  The GCRA knows from FHL(1,189,605) that there was a Klipfel with the right name of the right age born in Weisweil, Emmendingen [Amt], Baden, but so far have been unable to prove the connection, and there is some evidence that this man came from Kirchheim.  See the GCRA book for more detail.

Klippert {J.Philip}: the 1766 T6086 says this single man was fromUC Isenburg accompanied by a brother, a sister, and their mother {Anna}.  The Walter FSL #92 says the mother {Elisabeth} fromUC Kreims?, Hesse-Darmstadt is head of the household  which includes her three children.  A german researcher commission by Ed Wagner has so far (2011) been unable to find these people in Crainfeld,  [Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate] records but has find {Paulus} and wife Gans{Susanna} the parents of Klippert{A.Susanna M.} wife of Wacker{J.Paul} of Frank.The Walter Research Group has identified this as a Klippert family fromUC (?),

KlitschFN: see Glitsch.

Klitten, Wittenberg[?]: an unidentified place, said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to a Krebs family.  The only Klitten I can find was in Kursachsen 21 miles NW of Goerlitz city.

KljutschiVV: an alternative spelling of the Russian name for MoorVV.

KlobedanzFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  In 1798 the family name was spelled Kloberdanz and the maiden name of the wife is later said to be Stimpener? (Mai1798:Nr56).  For other family members in 1798 see Nr192 and 207.

KloberdanzFN: said by the Rothammel FSL to be fromUC Alzey, Kurfalz.

KloberdanzRN, Dr. and Mrs. Timothy: originally identified the home town of the Rothammel Appelhanz family.

KloberdanzFN: also see Klobedanz.

KlockFN: see Glock.

Klockmann:{J.Jacob}: married Nehlsen/Nehls{M.Elisabeth} 16 Oct 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#38).  KS139 has {Jakob}.  Not found in any later source.

KloecklerFN: said by the 1798 Rosenheim census to be the maiden name of frau Doerr.

KloepferFN: using FHL#193,765, the GCRA verified origin in Alt Leiningen, Gruenstadt [Amt], Pfalz, and they found a record saying this woman died in Neu-Glueckstal in 1876, but otherwise cannot find the family in any of the Glueckstal mother coloneis; see their book for detail.

Kloes{Juliana}: see Cloes{Juliana}.

KloozFN: the GCRA proved this widow (nee Heege) was from Hausen-an-der-Zaber, and later died in Kassel.  See their book for detail.

KloozFN: also see Klotz.

KlopmannFN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Luetersburg?, Holstein [Duchy].  I could not find members of this family in  Mai1798.

KlosoniyaFN: said by the 1798 Warenburg census to be the maiden name of frau Krikau.

Kloss/ClossFN: arrived in South Russia in 1819; later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Marbach Oberamt, Wuerttemberg.

KlossFN: said by the Kukkus FSL to be fromUC Holzhausen, Braunfels.

KlossFN: also see Klaus.

Klosten(?)GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to a Christopher family.

KlosterFN{Johannes}: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Bodenheim, Kurmainz.  For 1798 see (Mai1798:Nk39).

KlosterFN{David}: said by the Keller FSL to be a stepson in the Girdwar household.  For 1798 see (Mai1798:Nk46).

KlosterFN said by the Roethling FSL to be fromUC Zeilhard, Dieburg, Hessen.

KlosterGL, Boehmen: an unidentified place said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to a Horn family.

Klosterbesitz(?)GL, was an unidentified region within Isenburg, mentioned in conjunction with Westge and a Steinmetz family.

Kloster Leichtstaedte(?)/LeuchstadtGL, Warenburg/Ballenheim: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Wogau family.  I cannot find any of these place or state names.  There is a Lauchstadt, Sachsen-Anhalt SW of Halle, a Laichstaett, Bavaria NE of Regensburg and a Lechstedt, Lower Saxony SE of Hildesheim.

Kloster LeuchstadtGL, Ballenheim(?): see Kloster Leichtstaedte.

Kloster Lichter?GL, Wittenberg: an unidentified place said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Gitle? family.

KlostermeierFN: said by the Hoelzel FSL to be fromUC Neundorf, Kurpfalz.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KlostersulzbachGL: an unidentified place where the GCRA believes the Steigmann family livedUC before coming to Scheppach.  They suggest this may have been Sulzbach-am-Kocher.

Klostob(?)GL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to Boell and Heinrich families.

KlotzFN: listed by both the 1858 Kassel census (#239) and KS:463 without origin, and KS:334. Using FHL#1,184,780-1 the GCRA proved their origin in Hausen-an-der-Zaber, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg. Also spelled Klooz. See the GCRA book for more.

KlotzFN{Heinrich}: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Muehlenbach.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Klotzbach FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Kessemich?.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Pl24,39.

KlotzbachFN: said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to be fromUC Ketzeman?.  The maiden name of frau Klotzbach was given as Lerch in 1798 (Mai1798:Pl39 also see 28).

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

KlugFN: said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Salmuenster.

KlugFN: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be fromUC Dens, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KluhnFN: see also Klunk.

KlunkFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Birkenfeld, Zweibruecken[sic].  Spelled both Klunk (Mai1798:Sf5 and 3) and Kluhn in 1798 (Pp12).

Klur?FN: see Kleer.

KlutschiVV: an alternative spelling of the Russian name for MoorVV.

KlutshiVV: an alternative spelling of the Russian name for MoorVV.

 

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