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.


Kr-Ktz                  last updated January 2014

KrabeFN{Christian}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Dessau (no locality mentioned).  This couple probably had died before in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KrabeFN{Valentin}: said by the Boaro FSL to be from Kochstedt, Dessau.  In 1798 spelled Grabbe and the wife’s maiden name was given as Stoessel in the 1798 Volga censuses (Mai1798:Bx5).  The name was also spelled Krahe from Kochstedt, Dessau (Mai&Marquardt#1105).

KrachFN: see Krank.

KrachFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Lohr.  In 1798 the family name was spelled Kracht (Mai1798:Kn31).

KrachtFN: see Krach.

KrackajVV: is a variant of KratzkeVV.

Kracken{Barbara}: wife of {Lorentz} fromUC Birstein died in Buedingen 19 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1215).  No further information.

Kradalzau?, Polen: an unidentified place said by the the Rohleder FSL to be homeUC to frau Kaiser.

KraegelFN: see Krigel.

Kraehe{Gottfried}: Anhalt-Dessau archival records record that with wife and 2 children he left for Russia from Lingenau, Dessau (Mai&Marquardt#1106 & KS140).  Not found in any later source.

Kraemen FN: see Kram.

KraemerFN, Kramer, Kremer, Krimer and Cramer all interfiled below:

KraemerFN {Eva Katharina} said by the 1798 Anton census to be the maiden name of frau Ret? (Mai1798:An55).

Kraemer/CramerFN{J.Theobald}: of Reformed faith, fromUC Lindenfels Amt, Kurpfalz, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May 1760.  With wife and son, he last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE pp. 485-486).  By Sept 1764 they had settled in Anton FSL #14 which said he was fromUC Lindenfels Oberamt, Kurpfalz.  For 1798 see Mai1798:An21, Wr97, and An18, respectively. 

Kraemer/CramerFN{Leonhard}: of Reformed faith, brother of {J.Ttheobald and J.Casper} fromUC Kurpfalz, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May 1760.  He last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE pp. 486).  By Sept 1764 he had settled in Anton FSL #15 which said he was fromUC Lindenfels Oberamt, Kurpfalz.  For 1798 see Mai1798:An21, Wr97, and An18, respectively. 

KramerFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Hannover (no locality mentioned) and to have married in Oranienbaum, a Hermann man.

KramerFN: said by the Bergdorf 1858 census (KS:665, 341) to have been Althengstett, Calw [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  This origin was verified by the GCRA using FHL(1,528,253).  See their book for more detail.  Also spelled Cramer.

KramerFN: said by KS:240 and 340 with no origin. Said by KS:341 to have come from Althengstett, Calw [Amt], Wuerttemberg. Using FHL#1,528,253, the GCRA proved this origin; they found that this family was in Neudorf as well as Bergdorf. Also spelled Kraemer and Cramer.   See the GCRA book for much more.

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

KremerFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Weener. Spelled Kraemer in 1798 and the wife’s maiden name is given as Becker (Mai1798:Zr93?).

KraemerFN{Theobald, Leonhard} KraemerFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Arlon, Luxembourg.

KraemerFN: said by the Dietel FSL to be a widower and family fromUC Grosshausen, Darmstadt.  For 1793, 1796, and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv414, 426, Dt71, Dh104, An33.

KraemerFN: the Dinkel FSL says this orphan was living in a Mainz household from Begant(?), Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

KraemerFN: the Dinkel FSL says this orphan was living in a Greis household from Ziegenberg, Darmstadt.

KraemerFN: according to the Goebel FSL this was the maiden name of Person (fromUC Pout-aux-Moines(?), Frankreich)’s wife.

Kraemer{Johann}FN: both the 1858 Kassel census (#244) and KS:340 said this family came fromUC Menzingen, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden.  See the GCRA book for more.

Kraemer{Matthaeus}FN: said by KS:340 to be fromUC Bretzfeld, Oehringen [Amt], Wuerttemberg and to have gone to Kassel.  The GCRA thinks he may have been grandfatherUC to Kraemer{Johann} who was born in Kassel.

KraemerFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Dienheim.

KraemerFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Kutter FSL to be fromUC Kurpfalz.

KraemerFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be fromUC Klemintz?, Sachsen.

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

KraemerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Dueben; a Merier sister-in-law was living with them which would indicate that frau Kraemer’s maiden name probably was Merier.

KraemerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Woelferlingen.

KraemerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Eversdorf.

KraemerFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Oberhausen, Kur Trier

KraemerFN: said by the Rothammel FSL to be fromUC Esch, Trier.

Kraemer{Conrad}FN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Kilstadt?, Hannover.

Kraemer{Sophia}FN: she was said to have come from Schaefer (Mai1798:Rh7) but I could not find her in any published FSL.

KraemerFN: listed without their family name by the Schuck FSL as step-children in the Goettich household.  For likely 1790 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2632 and Dl25.

KraemerFN: said by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC Buedingen, Darmstadt[sic].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sw21.  Mistakenly said by a family chart to be fromUC Biedenov, Darmstadt.

Kraemer FN: the wife was said by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC Stockholm, [Schweden?].

KraemerFN said by the Seewald FSL to be fromUC Neustadt, Pfalz.

KraemerFN: said by the Seewald FSL to be fromUC Schwalbach, Nassau.

Kraemer{A.Elisabeth}FN: this woman was listed in the 1798 Stephan census (Mai1798:Sp16), but I cannot find her in any FSL. 

Kraemer {J.Heinrich}FN: he was  listed in the Susannental FSL as a step-son of Fladung, but no origin was given..  He is listed in 1767 with his Kremer parents who died “enroute” (T4389) and with two brothers and a sister who also are in the Susannental FSL.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bb2.

Kraemer{J.Joachim,Ernestine}FN: said by the Susannental FSL to be fromUC Angl?.  I could not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.  Spelled Kremer in 1767 {T4387,4392).

Kraemer{G.Philipp}: listed in the 1798 Susannental census (Ss35a) as an orphan in the Truempler household,  but I could not locate him in any FSL. Spelled Kremer in 1767 (T4390).

KraemerFN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Suhl, [Kur-]Sachsen with two Matthias{Gottlieb, A.Sophia} step-children in the household.  For 1790 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2905, Ur7, 21, Sz12 and 22.  The mother of the step-children was born a Pussker.

Kraemer{J.Philipp}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Gemuenden, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr57.

Kraemer{A.Sophia}FN: a possible early settler of Zuerich this widow left in 1793 when her maiden name was given as Welsch (Mai1798:Mv3089).  In 1798 her maiden name is given as Hauck and her first husband’s family name was given as Kruemmel (Mai1798:Bs29).  In 1767 she may be listed as a 16-yr old Hauch{Sophia} (T5303??).

Kramer{J.Christoph}: married Mueller{A.Justine} 31 March 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#884).  No further information.

Kraemer{M.Catharina}: mother of Schiefler{Margaretha E.} and wife of Schiefler{Borchert} at the daughter’s baptism in Luebeck 20 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1302).  No later info.

Cramer/Kramer{E.Margaretha}: fromUC Habetsheim, Loewenstein Principality (which KS140 says was near Dieburg) married  in Buedingen 9 May 1766 Mohr{Johannes} (Mai&Marquardt#623).

KramerFN: two families said by the Simon family chart to be fromUC Darmstadt; the maiden name of one wife is Burbach.  FSL unknown.

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

KraenzlerFN: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:670, 676, 341) to be from Lustnau, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL(1,457,428), the GCRA verified this origin. See the GCRA book for more details.  Also spelled Kranzler.

Kraeup/Kralup{J.Georg}: from UC Pfalz  married Spett{Sibilla} 28 May 1765 Danzig (Mai&Marquardt#755).  KS#140 has Kralup.  Not found in any later source.

KraeuterFN: said by the Balzer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no state or locality indicated).  Bonner found that when he married a Schneider{A.Maria} woman in Huettengesas in 1763, the marriage record said he was fromUC Oberwidermus, Isenburg[-Meerholz County].  Also spelled Krauter.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Lw6, 16, 33 and Wr41.

KrafftFN:  filed amonst the Kraft.

KraftFN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Kurpfalz (no locality given) and the wife was reported to be from Paterburg; the household included a Kifler? step-daughter.  A Luebeck ML said this Krafft man married a Kuemler woman in 1765; in 1798 she was in Krasnoyar (Ks114) (Mai&Marquardt#5). The 1798 Katharinenstadt census gave the wife’s maiden name as Kiebler (Mai1798:Ka114).

KraftFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Rutenburg(?), Lohbach(?).

KraftFN: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Friedberg (no locality mentioned).

KraftFN: said by the Pleve version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be fromUC Ramstadt(?), Darmstadt, and by the Kromm verstion to be from Ristedt.

KraftFN: both the 1816 Kassel census (#60) and KS:341(twice!) said this family came fromUC Hoffenheim, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden. Using FHL#193,771 the GCRA proved them to be from Annweiler, Bergzabern [Amt], Rhinepfalz. See the GCRA book for more.

KraftFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Kuesel, Aufhaussen.

KraftFN: said by the Kraft FSL to be fromUC Alsfeld.

KrafftFN: according to the Buedingen ML this woman married in 1766 a Scherff man (Mai&Marquardt#420).  By 1767 this couple was in Moor.

KraftFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned), the orphan son of Kaspar Kraft, and a step-son in the Schraf household.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr219.

KraftFN: Bonner found this maiden name in the record of her Eckartshausen marriage to Hohnstein{Adam}, later of Norka.

KraftFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be a widowed mother-in-law living in the Dorn household.

KraftFN: said by the 1798 census to be the maiden name for frau Kuntzmann of Schaefer (Mai1798:Rh6).

KraftFN: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be fromUC Stuttgart, [Wuerttemberg Duchy].  In 1798 the wife’s maiden name was given as Schaefer (Mai1798: Sv12).

Kraft FN{J.Peter|: said by the Straub FSL #49 to be fromUC Nieder-Mondau, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sr27.  Bill Pickelhaupt says he found this man’s origin.

KrafftFN: a Krafft woman is said by the Buedingen ML to be fromUC Storndorff and to have married a Homburg man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Walter (Mai&Marquardt#695).

KraftFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be step-sons in the Uhl household.

Kraft{Casper}: T39-41 reported his, his wife’s and child’s transport from Oranienbaum to Saratov and the death of both the husband and  child enroute.  I was unable to identify her in any published FSL.

Krafft(Elisabeth): married Fritz{Conrad/J.Conrad} 29 May 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#203).  Not found in Kulberg.  Later in 1766 with no children they arrived in Russia (T4092-4093).  Not found in any later source.

Krafft{J.Conrad}: fromUC Rudlos, Riedesel Barony  married Maus{Eliesabetha} 28 April 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#606).  KS140 & 145 have {J.Konrad}, Rudlos near Lauterbach, and Storndorf near Buedingen. Not found in any later source.

Krafft{J.Hinrich}: married Bih/Bil{Christina} in Luebeck 2 Sept 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#127 & KS140).  Not found in Kulberg, T or in any published FSL.

KraftFN: this family name was found recorded in Herborn marriage records 1762-1767, and in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

KraftVV (aka Grjaznucha, Verkhnaya Grasnukha, Werchnaja Graesnucha) is a mostly Lutheran German village on the western side of the Volga.  Its  FSL is now published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol.II, pp. 393-412.  According to this, the first settlers were from the following places with the family names shown here in parens. The number with the name is their household number in the FSL:

from Abentheuer: (Roth52);

from Alsfeld: (Helwig11, Kraft1, Ruhl10,71, Schlothauer8,9);

from Amt Breitenbach, Darmstadt: (Wenzel64);

from Ansbach: (Mack3);

from Berlin: (Lautahl60);

from Bieber(?): (Geiser65);

from Bisses(?); (Schneider16);

from Bitersan(?), Friedberg: (Schwind45, Seib44);

from Breitenbrunn, Friedberg: (Weimar/Weimer52);

from Buedingen, Isenburg: (Daubert42);

from Burbach, Isenburg: (Burbach72);

from Burgebrach: (Mueller66);

from Burgsinn, [Thuengen]: (Boehm19, Felter56, Lauterbach6, Schmidt20);

from Daenemark: (Eck13);

from Danstedt, Sachsen: (Frank5);

from Darmstadt: (Rexius22);

from Engelrod, Riedesel [Barony]: (Koch15a, Krepp15, Schreiner14);

from Eket(?), Friedberg: (Wiehl4);

from Fauerbach, Darmstadt: (Schwab37);

from Gelnhausen: (Eurich57);

from Giessen, Isenburg: (Bertram33);

from Harber(?), Hannover: (Riege[Rieger]69);

from Hatz(?), Isenburg: (Brotzmann40);

from Holzhausen, Darmstadt: (Schuldeis34);

from Ikt(?), Darmstadt: (Luft2);

from Ittingen(?): (Zorn51);

from Kelor(?), Friedberg: (Beckel73);

from Kestrich: (Kess?12);

from Kirchdorf: (Schmidt46, and perhaps Sterlang46a);

from Kopenhagen: (Heimz32);

from Lich, Solms: (Schneider61);

from Lieblos, Isenburg: (Betz35);

from Lirbart(?), Darmstadt: (Lind39

from Londorf: (Baler?27);

from Meila(?): (Keifer31);

from Merlau, Darmstadt: (Becher24);

from Miesenbach(?), Zweibruecken: (Wickert67);

from Muenzesheim, Baden: (Sitler/Schitler17);

from No-Place-Name: (Grot72);

from Oberhausen, Hessen: (Hopp26,28);

from Ober Wintersheim, Darmstadt: (Sauerwein25);

from Pawlagau(?), Hanau: (Herdt23);

from Podosin(?), Hohensolms: (Schinf43);

from Praizio(?), Preussen: (Kohlberg63);

from Queckborn(?), Darmstadt: (Springel21);

from Remagen(?), Friedberg: (Karg29);

from Romrode, Darmstadt: (Stuerz62);

from Rothenbergen(?), Isenburg: (Brant59);

from Ruppertsburg(?), Laubach: (Off/Aff47);

from Sachsenhausen: (Eberling41);

from Stammheim, Isenburg: (Schuldeis20);

from Steinau-an-der-Strasse(?), Hanau: (Bott38);

from Sternenfels, Darmstadt: (Schneider18);

from Umstadt, Darmstadt (Tempel58);

from Umstand, Pfalz: (Tempel48);

from Vaitshain(?), Riedesel: (Stein7);

from Villbach(?), Darmstadt: (Schwab54);

from Weiler, Isenburg: (Wolf49);

from Weiler, Pfalz: (Balzer68);

from Weltersburg, Isenburg: (Hahn36);

from Wern(?), Isenburg: (Reichart[Reichert]70);

from Wiesbaden, Nassau: (Koch55);

from Zweibruecken: (Spingler50).

KraheFN: see Krabe.

Krahl{J.Jacob}: widower fromUC Bobenhausen married in Buedingen on 2 June 1766 Benner{Catharina} the widow of the late Benner{Balthasar} married in Buedingen on 2 June 1766 the widower Krahl{J.Jacob}:  (Mai&Marquardt#676, KS140).  Not found in Kulberg or T or in any published FSL.

KrahlFN: see also Kral.

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

Kraichgau Knightly Canton: is carefully mapped in EEE p.68.  It is shown to consist of at least 13 sets of small knights’ holdings.  The holdings of each of these 13 barons or counts were sometimes quite scattered  but all 13 sets were W and NW of Heilbronn city.  Baron von Gemmingen held one set of those 13 with scattered lands  narrowly surrounding five towns: Angelsbachtal, Ittlingen, Bad Rappenau, Adersbach and Huffenhardt.

Krailshausen?,[Hohenlohe Principality and County]GL: is some 13 miles SE of Bad Mergentheim, and said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Werwein family.

KrainFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#30) and KS:307 with no origin.  Using FHL#493,207, the GCRA proved their origin in Kellenbach, Simmern [Kreis], Preussen Rheinland.  See the GCRA book for more.  Also spelled Krein and Grein.

KrakauGL, Polen: Krakow is some 205 miles NE of Vienna city, and was said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to frau Berkenstock.

Krakow, Polen: said by the Schwed FSL to be homeUC to a Rosinski family man.

Kral/KrahlFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Freiberg.

KralFN: according to the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL these were the children of frau Schleiber/Schreiber/Maibeer by her first marriage (p.29).  Pleve calls them Kroll.

Kralup: go to Kraeup.

KramFN: of Kassel, see Frasch.

Kram{Elisabeth}: married Benseler{J.Wilhelm} in Luebeck 25 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#142). KS121spelled the names Besseler and Kraemen.

KramFN: also see Kramm.

Kramer: filed amongst Kraemer.

KrammFN: said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg (no locality given). In 1798 the family name was spelled Kram (Mai1798:Ls3).

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

Krampf FN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Schlut?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  I could not find members of this family in Mai1798.

Krams?FN: said by the 1798 Anton census to be the maiden name of frau {Adam} Hahn (Mai1798:An11).

KranefeldFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Muenster.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KranewitzFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Wiesbach.    Spelled Krannewitter in 1798 when the maiden name of the wife was given as Sattler (Mai1798:Om24); also see (Om17 and 23).

Kranichstein, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate]: is on the NE edge of Darmstadt city in Arheilgen parish.  Said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to a Meier{Johannes}.

KrankFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality given).  I could not find this family in  Mai1798.

KrannewitterFN: see Kranewitz.

KransbergGL: see Kranzberg.

KransburgGL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Mingelbach widow.  This may have been 10 miles N of Bremerhaven in Bremen Duchy, Kurhannover.

KranstaedtGL, Bohemia: a possible homeUC of a Schmal family that went to WalterVV.  Now called Krzanowice, Poland, some 204 miles SW of Dresden..

KrantzFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Dalheim, Luxembourg.

KrantzFN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Lebenstedt.  Spelled Kranz in 1788 and 1798 (Mai1798:Mv2859,Lb15).

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

KrantzFN: also see Kratz.

KranzFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Freiberg.

KranzFN: also see Krantz.

KranzbergGL, [Bassenheim Barony]: nka Kransberg 3 miles ENE of Usingen town and 6.5 miles W of Friedberg city, and  said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to the Heinrich family.   Said by the Recruiter Beauregard list to have been homeUC to the Weiberich[Georg} family; Kuhlberg said this was in Bassenheim  (Lk102).

Kranzberg, [Kurbayern]: is 29 km N of Munich city centre.

KranzlerFN: see Kraenzler.

Krapf FN: see Krapp.

Krapfenbauer{J.Georg}: son of {Joh. Fr.}fromUC Rosztall in April 1766 married Altmann/Altenmann{Barbara} in Woehrd (Mai&Marquardt#766, KS140).  I did not find them in any published FSL.

KrappFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Geiselbach, [Kurmainz].   Spelled Krapf in 1798 and the maiden name of frau Krapf was given as Walter (Mai1798:Om34).

KrasFN:  Bonner found indications that this was the maiden name of the Popp widow who settled in Balzeer.

KrasensahlGL: an unidentified place said by the Bettinger FSL to be homeUC to a Mann family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Mecklenburg.

KrasnadelienGL: aka Heinrichsdorf?

KrasnojarVV: an alternate spelling of KrasnoyarVV.

KrasnojarowkaVV: an alternate spelling of KrasnoyarVV.

KrasnoyarVV (aka Krasnojar, Krasnojarowka, Krasnoyarovka, Krasnyj Jar, Krasny Yar) is a Lutheran German village on the eastern side of the Volga.  Its  FSL is now published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol.II, pp.413-448.  According to this, the first settlers were from the following places with the family names shown here in parens. The number with the name is their household number in the FSL:

from Alsfeld, Darmstadt: (Bath36, Hahn24, Keller38a, Pabst46, Rau25, Schneider46a, Spies97, Wahl91);

from Ansbach: (Markert13);

from Aue(?), Baden-Durlach: (Kreder60);

from Birstein, Isenburg: (Bauer23, Krausch27, Traut29);

from Bissersheim, Darmstadt: (Velde/Felde117;

from Braunfels(?): (Eller26);

from Buedingen, Isenburg: (Goetz72,73, Gross58, Reichert21, Weber3, and perhaps Schmidt58a);

from Darmstadt: (Habermehl118, Junker52, Knoll81, Lehr85, Leicht7, Nikolay10, Reier?49, Ritter54, Schmidt78, Steinbecher24a, Veller[Foeller of Seulberg, Hessen-Darmstadt]11, Werner51);

from Dienheim: (Aul106, Bopp55, Hessler50, Kraemer56, Mueller16, Neustaedt94, Schoenmeier108, Zeitler17,43);

from Erbach(?), Weilburg: (Schmidt28);

from Friedberg: (Groh112);

from Friedberg, Darmstadt: (Weiser75);

from Giessen(?), Darmstadt: (Felbusch113, Hoffmann111);

from Gruenberg, Darmstadt: (Appel61, Enders74, Hofmann115, Honburt?20, Lehr62);

from Hanau: (Diel101, Jaeger102);

from Hassloch, Kurpfalz: (Schwabauer{Philipp Jacob}63);

from Homburg, Darmstadt: (Armbruester68,69, and possibly Laubach68a);

from Hungen, Braunfels: (Bus/Buss79);

from Isistadt(?), Brandenburg: (Keller30);

from Jahrstedt, Brandenburg: (Seignitz?57 and perhaps Schneider57a);

from Koethen, Stolberg: (Beller83);

from [Solms-]Laubach [County]: (Baecker87, Diel34, Eckart/Eckardt4,5, Eusel120, Felsinger109, Fischer35, Fritz31,98, Hessler14,119, Idt71, Jaeger9, Keller47,48, Kins?88, Kraus116, Kuenzler82, Lenz70, Meier41, Pfeifer6a, Pieh15, Schad67, Schaefer66, Schetz84, Schneider19, Schreiner104, Wieser?86, and perhaps Schneider119a, and Zimmer109a);

from Laubach, Buedingen: (Griessmann89);

from Laubach, Solms: (Eckhard37);

from Lauterbach: (Weithardt76);

from Lauterbach, Riedesel: (Schmidt80);

from Lengfeld(?): (Sostdorf?105, and perhaps Stein105a);

from Lich, Solms: (Bender22,33, Roemer/Roehmer96);

from Lohr, Mainz: (Steugerwald/Steigerwald40);

from Mannheim, Kurpfalz: (Horn12, Thomas2, Uhrig/Uhrich6);

from Marburg(?), Hessen: (Kaiser114, and possibly Mueller114a);

from Meerholz, Isenburg: (Reifschneider110);

from Neustadt[?], Pfalz: (Schwabauer63);

from Nidda, Darmstadt: (Eckhardt103, Haas42, Hoeppner32, Krieger100, Meier99);

from Nordheim: (Schormer?64);

from Nuernberg: (Reich59);

from Obersinn, Wuerzburg[Thuengen]: (Mueller107);

from Ostheim, Eisenach, Sachsen: (Markert93);

from Riedesel, Darmstadt: (Walther1);

from Rilburg(?)/Rirburg(?), Darmstadt: (Stieler18);

from Salmuenster, Fulda: (Baecker45);

from Schlitz: (Markus38);

from Stadt [the Republican city?]: (Knoll65);

from Steinau, Hanau: (Simon39);

from Stolberg: (Schorg8);

from Ulrichstein(?), Darmstadt: (Funk44);

from Waechtersbach(?), Isenburg: (Sterz95);

from Weissenfels, Sachsen: (Kopp/Kopf92);

from Wertheim: (Puhl?53);

from Wetgra(?), Isenburg: (Bauer77);

from Winden(?), Wittenberg: (Haar90);

there may have been an early settler Schroeder family not in the FSL but which was said in 1798 to be from Krasnoyar with no earlier village mentioned: Schroeder{Elizabeth}.      

KrasnopoljeVV, a varient of the Russian name for PreussVV.

KrasnopolyeVV, a varient of the Russian name for PreussVV.

KrasnorynovkaVV: a form of the Russian name for KellerVV.

KrasnorynowkaVV: a form of the Russian name for KellerVV.

KrasnoyarovkaVV: an alternate spelling of KrasnoyarVV.

Krasnyj JarVV: an alternate spelling of KrasnoyarVV.

Krasny YarVV: an alternate spelling of KrasnoyarVV.

Krass{Eliesab.}:  married Kuenold{J.Conr.} 7 March 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#382 & KS140).  Not found in any later source.

Krassel/Grass{Andreas}: Danish records say this man leftUC Niederhofen, Brackenheim Amt, Brackenheim, Wuerttemberg arriving at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761 as the farmhand of Fritzle{Michael}; he was released from the Danish colonies in June 1763 (EEE p.422, for more see that).   KS:82 and 131 say he was fromUC Winterberg (which Stumpp noted was in Westfalen) 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.  He is listed in the Dobrinka FSL #54 as coming fromUC Niederhof, Wittenberg.

Krastdorf?GL, Luxembourg: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Blei family

KrastelFN: said by the Herzog FSL to be fromUC Pilsheim-bei-Schmidmuehlen, [Kur-]Bayern.

Kratserber?: the 1798 Norka census says this was the maiden name of the wife in one of the Kildau households (Mai1798:Nr207).

KratzFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Treto(?), Holstein.  In 1798 spelled both Kratz (Mai1798:Br34, 19 and 14) and Krantz  (Br59).

KratzFN{Johannes}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Zelbig(?).  Spelled Kratz in 1798 (Mai1798: Mn23).

Kratz?FN: see Brozmann of Enders.

KratzFN: the Buedingen ML says this woman married in 1766 a Vogel man; by 1767 this couple was in Katharinenstadt (Mai&Marquardt#437).

KratzVV: another name for BaselVV.

KratzkaVV: is a variant of KratzkeVV.

KratzkeFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Ueckermuende/Ikormende, Preussisch Pommern.

KratzkeVV (aka Pochinnaya, Potschinnaja, Potschinnoje, Podchinnyy, Gracka, Gratzka, Kratzka, Krackaja) is a Lutheran German village on the western side of the Volga.    Its FSL has been published twice: first in Pleve, The German Colonies , pp.401-410, and second in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol.II, pp.449-461.  According to them, the first settlers were from the following places with the family names shown here in parens.  Spellings sometimes differ between the two sources – a spelling that is from the second source is presented here in standard bold, if it appears the same way in the first source it is underlined, if it appears only in the first source it is italicized:

from Abo, Finnland: (Freiburg);

from Anhalt-Zerbst: (Frick);

from Auxerre(?)/Okser(?), Frankreich: (Moor);

from Berlin, Preussen: (Burgardt);

from Bern/Bren: (Steinkuhl);

from Darmstadt: (Gross);

from Duerkheim/Tirkim(?), Leiningen/Leining: (Gross);

from Elben/Elbin, Preussen: (Maljawski/Malyavski);

from Elsass: (Schunk);

from Ero(?), Sachsen: (Hauf);

from Hamburg: (Blum, Butler, Fischer, Fres?, Kislering?);

from Hesse-Darmstadt: (Kipper/Gipper?/Giper?);

from Hueffelsheim/Gifelsheim(?), Kurpfalz: (Buchsberger);

from Kaiserslautern, Kurpfalz: (Reiswig);

from Kemberg(?)/Kimber(?): (Sommer);

from Kergbolan(?), Nassau: (Gross);

from Kiel, Holstein: (Lange);

from Krelos(?), Wittenberg: (Knaus);

from Leipzig, Sachsen: (Hanschu);

from Luebeck: (Nigens?/Niedens);

from Machka(?), Preussen: (Frisch);

from Mecklenburg: (Becker);

from Mecklenburg-Schwerin,: (Burmeister);

from Munsam(?)/Munsyam(?) [Monsheim], Kurpfalz: (Michaelis);

from Nauleis(?)/Nailos(?), Wittenberg: (Bender);

from Neplasheim(?), Wittenberg: (Knaus);

from Nordhausen: (Rausendan?);

from Nortorf/Nortow(?), Holstein: (Rowetter);

from Oberappenfeld(?)/Oberhaltfeld, Hessen-Kassel: (Lisberg);

from Rabitsch(?)/Rabicz, Polen: (Risch);

from Rostock, Mecklenburg: (Schroeder/Schraeder);

from Rupen/Rieben, Brandenburg: (Westfal);

from Saarbruecken, Nassau: (Mueller/Miller);

from Sachsen: (Zuege/Zuge);

from Salzwedel, Brandenburg: (Schneider);

from Segeberg, Daenemark: (Naft);

from Stadt, Bremen/Breschen(?): (Rubke);

from Stendal/Stedal, Brandenburg: (Wolf);

from Sternberg, Mecklenburg: (Ankorholtz);

from Stockholm, Schweden: (Lungrin/Lingren?);

from Stralsund, Schwedisch Pommern: (Wittke);

from Tiren(?), Muelhausen: (Kistner);

from Tjunkoeping(?)/Tinkepin(?), Schweden: (Knopp/Knop/Knopf);

from Torgau, Sachsen: (Koenig);

from Ueckermuende/Ikormende, Preussisch Pommern: (Kratzke);

from Ulm: (Schakin?);

from Wibstrand(?)/Wiebstrant(?), Finnland; (Fabrizius);

from Wiesbaden, Nassau: (Mueller/Miller).

KrauFN, also see Grau.

KrauFN said by the Roethling FSL to possibly be from the state of Wuerttemberg?

Kraus{Barbara}: she and her Meis husband, a Beauregard first settler (bo112), were in the 1798 Zug census(Zg19).  She probably was his second wife: in the Beauregard FSL (bo46) there was a Barbara of the right age, wife of Johannes Maerz who does not seem to appear anywhere in Mai1798.

Kraus/KraussFN{Andreas}: of Reformed faith, fromUC Bern, Switzerland then lived 4 years in Brandenburg (as a colonist?), he arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May 1760.  With his Guetlen financè {Margaretha}  and his 4 step daughters, he received permission to leave Denmark in July 1763 (EEE p.489).  By July 1765 they had settled in Enders FSL #9 which said he was fromUC Bern, Schweiz. According to Lange this man and his Guethle wife settled for a while in Friedrichsau, Schleswig-Holstein, prior moving on to Russia.  I cannot find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KrausFN: said by the Fischer FSL to be fromUC Ersterk?, Schlesien.

KrausFN: the other Kraus was said by the Fischer FSL to have no known place of origin; while his wife was said to have come from Schnerbil?, Polen.

Kraus/Krause/KraussFN{Christoph/Christian Wolfgang}: fromUC Neckargartach, Heilbronn Imperial City, arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in June 1762 as the farm hand of Kohl{J.Oswald}.  He was registered in Denmark as late as June 1763 (EEE p.488).  By June 1765 with wife and son he had settled in Holstein FSL #28 which said he was fromUC Hohn-am-Berg(?).  According to Lange this man settled in Flensburg, Schleswig-Holstein, prior moving on to Russia. 

KrausFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Gutenfuerst? with Hauptrock? step-children in the household. 

Kraus{Andreas}FN: listed by both the 1816 Kassel census (#38) and KS:342 without origin.  Using FHL#1,860,320 the GCRA proved origin in Satteldorf, Crailsheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg.

KrausFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC [Solms-]Laubach [County]. According to the Buedingen ML this man fromUC Freyensehen  married in 1766 a Volck woman (Mai&Marquardt#553); KS:140 uses Freienseen and Volk spellings.

Kraus{Margaretha}: see Schon{Margaretha} of Luzern.

KrausFN: said by the Messer 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Goebel (Mai1798:Ms26). According to the Buedingen ML a Gebel man fromUC Petersroth married a Kraus woman fromUC Spielberg; by 1767 this couple was in Messer (Mai&Marquardt:506).  [This family is listed in the Messer FSL immediately next door to the family listed next here – rak]

KrausFN: said by the Messer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  [It seems likely he came from the same place as frau Goebel just mentioned – rak].

KrausFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC [Anhalt-]Zerbst [Principality] (no locality indicated).   The wife’s maiden name was given as Schreiter in 1798 (Mai1798:Or43).  According to a Rosslau ML this Krause man married in 1766 a Schroeter woman (Mai&Marquardt#940).

KrausFN: the Preuss Miller/Mueller family was said to have been from HalleGL, Brandenburg.  The 1798 census indicates that Miller’s wife’s maiden name was Kraus.

KrausFN:  said by the Reinhard FSL to be fromUC Anklam, [Preussisch Vor-]Pommern,   Spelled Krause in 1798 (Mai1798:Ur18).

KrausFN{Sophia Christina}: said by the 1798 Reinwald census to be the maiden name of frau Holzwarth{Michael} (Mai1798:Rw21).

Kraus{Johannes}FN: said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Stolberg, Sachsen.  For 1793 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2414, Ks5, and maybe Rw12?

Kraus{Margarethe}FN: this  wife of Johannes was said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Mannheim, Kurpfalz.

Kraus/Krause{Martin}FN: arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in March 1762.  With wife and son {J.Heinrich}, he deserted Denmark in May 1765 (EEE p.487).  By July 1766 they had settled at Reinwald FSL #19 which said he was fromUC Stolberg (no locality mentioned). His widowed daughter Diener{Sophia} married Holzwarth{Michael} in June 1763 in Denmark (EEE p.453). By July 1766 they had settled in Reinwald FSL (#25).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Rw16 and maybe 12?

KrausFN{A.Katharina}: wife of Schneider{J.Adam} who was said by the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#36) to be fromUC Gening.  David Schmidt has proven that she was a Kraus who married a Schneider{J.Adam} in the village of Weissenbach, Thuengen Barony before they left for Russia..

Kraus{Adam,Burkhard,J.Caspar,Johannes the younger}: said by the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#37) to be four brothers fromUC Gening (early translation) or Dienheim  (later translation), both being misapproximations for the Thuengen Barony.  Marianne Sutter proved Johannes the younger was baptized in Weissenbach, Thuengen Barony a son to Kraus(elsewhere Grauss){Hans Adam} (Weissenbach Bapt. Records).  Schneider{Margarethe} was the wife of Kraus{Adam} 

Kraus{Johannes the elder}FN: said by the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#43) to be fromUC Gening (early translation) or Dienheim  (later translation), both being misapproximations for the Thuengen Barony.  David Schmidt proved that in 1766 he paid an exit tax in Rossbach, Thuengen Barony so that he could take his family to Russia (Wuerzburg Archives).  Marianne Sutter proved he was a son of Grauss{Hans Adam} and married Ritter{A.Christina} daughter of  Ritter{Hans Caspar} in Rossbach, Thuengen Barony in 1762 (Rossbach records in Zeitlofs church books).  However she died and he arrived in Stahl-am-Karaman with Schnarr brothers-in-law and a Schnarr{A.Sabina} [second] wife.  By 1798 the name is spelled Krause, he has a young Rein{A.Margaretha} [third] wife, while his earlier [second] wife is said to be deceased but in fact was separated and head of her own household (Mai1798:Sk08,26).

KrausFN: said by the Volmer FSL to be fromUC Rothenburg.  Later spelled Krauz.

Kraus{Magdalena}: she apparently was in Zug in 1772 when her daughter left there to marry in Rosenheim; they appear in no FSL and may have been Zug first settlers.

Kraus{Henriette Friederike Charlotte}: fromUC the Pfalz married Hernemann{J.Michael} 1 Sept 1765 in Danzig (Mai&Marquardt#763 & KS164). They may be the Hermann couple {Michael & Regina} who arrived in Russia with two sons on 13 Sept 1766, he said to be of the reformed faith and fromUC the Pfalz (Kuhlberg5927).    Not found in any later sources.

KrausFN: see also Gauss, Krause and Krauss.

KrauschFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Birstein, Isenburg.

KrauseFN: frau Schaefer, nee Krause, said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Saargemuend, Lothringen.

Krause{Adam}FN:  who married Ibe{Sophia}.  I could not find him as a Krause in any FSL, but this is probably Kraus{Adam} of Stahl-am-Karaman, who may have married the Ibe girl about 1774 in either Urbach or Stahl-am-Karaman (Mai1798:Sk10).

KrauseFN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Seddin, [Kur-]Brandenburg, with a Zuender/Zander step-daughter in the household.  I could not identify him or any descendant in Mai1798.

KrauseFN: the wife was said (no locality mentioned) by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Danzig [Free City].

Krause{Andreas}: KS:82 and nnn say this Reformed faith man was fromUC Koenigsberg 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.

Krause{David}: KS:82 and nnn say he was fromUC Meklenburg 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.

Krause{Johann}: KS:82 and nnn say this Reformed faith party of 5 was fromUC Schweden 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.

KrauseFN: see also Kraus.

KraussFN: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromUC Gelnhausen (no locality mentioned).  Later spelled Kraus.

Krauss{Joanna}: was the first wife of Asselborn/Aselborn{Nicolaus} with whom she had 9 known children including 3 sons who, following her death in 1764,  accompanied [Nicolaus}and his new wife to Mariental.  For more detail go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/a/asselborn_mariental.cfm.

KrausewaldFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Dresden, Sachsen. According to a Rosslau ML this Krauswald(t) man married in 1766 an Herbst woman (Mai&Marquardt#989).

KrausewaldtFN: see Krausewald.

KrautFN: said by the Anton FSL to be fromUC DetmoldGL, Lippe.  In 1798 the wife’s maiden name was given as Maier (Mai1798:An19).

KrautFN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Ambap(?), Wittenberg.

Kraut{Christoph}: Lutheran, fromUC Grosssachsen, Heidelberg Oberamt, Kurpfalz, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May 1760.  With wife and son he last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE p.489). KS:82 and 140 say this party of 2 fromUC Winterberg (which Stumpp noted was in Westfalen) in 1764 was sent on from Oranienbaum to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  By April 1765 they had settled in Dobrinka FSL #24 which said he was fromUC Ambap(?), Wittenberg.

Kraut{Konrad}: KS:82 and 140 he was fromUC Winterberg (which Stumpp noted was in Westfalen) 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.

KrauterFN: see Kraeuter.

KrautheimGL, Kurmainz:an unidentified place said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Vogt family.

KrauzFN: see Kraus.

Kraz?FN{Conrad}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Obernau.  This couple probably had died before the 1798 Volga censuses.

KrazFN: also see Kratz.

KrebFN: said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be the maiden name of frau Koch (Mai1798:Pb28).

KrebFN: listed in the1798 Pobochnja census (Mai1798:Pb28) but found in no FSL so may have been among the Pobochnaya first settlers.

Kreb FN: also see Greb.

Krebe{J.Just}FN: a  single man said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be fromUC Burg Gemuenden, [Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate].  I could not find him or any likely descendants in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Krebs/Krett(?)FN{J.Friedrich}:  married in Buedingen on 7 March 1766 Bock{Christine} (Mai&Maraquardt#384).   They arrived in Russia on 31 May 1766 when he was said to be fromUC Hanau [County] (Kulberg533).  Not found in T.  By 1767 they had settled in Frank FSL #16 which said he was fromUC Grossenhausen, Hannover.  Hannover, here, surely is a mistake for Hanau.

KrebsFN{Hans Georg}: said by the Galka FSL #28 to be fromUC Klitten, Wittenberg[?].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Krebs/Krebes{Gottfried}: married Freyhoff{Elisabeth} 20 June 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#107 & KS140).  This Krebes couple with 2 children arrived in Russia  13 Sept 1766, he said to be from Sachsen (Kuhlberg4406).  Later in 1766 in Oranienbaum this Lutheran couple took transport for the Volga (T4478-4481).  Not found in any published FSL.

Krebst FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Krina with Friehof step-sons in the household.  I could find neither family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Krecker?FN: said by the Messer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

KrederFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Aue(?), Baden-Durlach.

KrefeldFN: frau Ubre said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Kirchhalt, Hanau.  Also spelled Crefeld.

KregeFN{Christoph}: said by the Bettinger FSL to be fromUC Klingen.  Spelled Kreh in 1798 (Mai1798:Bt4).

KregeFN{J.Ernst}: said by the Bettinger FSL to be fromUC Lingenau.  Spelled Kreh in 1798 (Mai1798:Bt43).

KrehFN: see Krege.

KrehfeldingerFN: see Kreweldinger.

KreibelFN: said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be have come fromUC Schwetzingen, Baden, near Mannheim later than the first settlers (p.137).

KreickFN: see Kreiek.

KreiekFN said by Kuhlberg4932 and the Huck FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  Later spelled Kreick..

Kreiensen: is 17.5 km N of Northheim.

KreigelFN: see Kroegel.

KreigerFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#120) and KS:343 with no origin. See the GCRA book for a bit more.

KreilFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #25.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gm68 and Kt44.

KreilichFN: according to the Buedingen ML, a Kreilich woman married in 1766 a Scheurer man; by 1767 this couple was in Grimm (Mai&Marquardt#544).

KreinFN: see Krain.

Kreiner FN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Sinsheim, Kurpfalz.   Spelled Kreinert in 1775 (Mai1798:Mv2894).

KreinerFN: see Kreinert.

KreinertFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Bei-der-kirch?, Wuerttemberg[sic].  Spelled Kreinert (Mai1798:Sf23),  Kreiner (Sf20) and Greiner (Ka94) in 1798.

KreinertFN: his wife, likely the widow of Markus, was said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Kiel, Holstein[-Gorttorp Duchy].  

KreinertFN: also see Kreiner.

Kreis: a large administrative district; “circle” in English.

Kreis{A.Regina}FN: in 1798 she is was said to have come from  Rosenheim  (Pl30) but I cannot find her in any FSL.

Kreis FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Reuth, Bamberg [Bishopric].  For possible 1798 see Mai1798:Ps67.

Kreis{Friedrich,Heinrich,Jacob}: I could not find them in any published FSL but they are in the 1798 Schulz census (Mai1798:Sz11,4,1).

Kreispies{A.Maria}: see Weisbecker{J.Jakob} of Zug.

Kreiter/KreuterFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Gelhausen.  That surely is Gelnhausen.

KreitleinFN: see Kretlein.

Kreler?FN:  said by the Ober-Monjou 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Biehl (Mai1798:Om70).

Krell/KroellFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Dingen.

Krelos(?)GL, Wittenberg: an unidentified place said by the Kratzke FSL to be homeUC to a Knaus family.

Krem…, Hesse-Darmstadt: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Kippert family.  The Walter Research Group has identified this as a Klippert family fromUC Crainfield(?), Hessen.

KremelFN: said (no locality mentioned)  by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Danzig [Free City].  I could not identify any member or descendant of this family in Mai1798.

KremelFN: the wife was said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Seelow, Preussen.

Kremell FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Eichstedt.  I could not find this man in Mai1798.

Kremer: filed amongst Kraemer.

Kremerew?, [Kur-]Trier: an unidenified place said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to a Pusterin/Bustert family.

Kremmeldorf GL: see Kremsdorf.

Kremrer?FN: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Wuerttemberg (no locality indicated).  I could not find them in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KremsdorfGL, Bamberg [Bishopric]: an unidentified place said by a Woehrd ML to be homeUC to a Rohr woman who in 1766 married a Niclas man; by 1767 this couple was in Kano  (Mai&Marquardt#324).  The place probably is Kremmeldorf some 6.5 miles NE of Bamberg city.

Krenchel/Krenkel{Andreas}: fromUC Dietlingen, Baden-Durlach married Renck{M.Elisabeth} 5 April 1766 in Friedberg (Mai&Marquardt#303).  On 18 June 1766 Krenkel{Andreas & Maria} arrived in Russia, he said to be from Baden-Durlach (Kulberg#871). Not found in any later source. 

Krenpel{Christian}: KS:82 and nnn say he was fromUC Danzig 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.

Krenreaus?GL, Polen: an unidentified place said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Brozmann orphan although it says his family name may have been Kratz?.

KrenterFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Gellhausen who married a Weinrich woman in Oranienbaum.  That surely is Gelnhausen.

KrentzFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Steeden, [Wied-]Runkel [County].  I could not find them in Mai1798.

KrentzFN: also see Grentz and Grenz.

KrentzerFN: said by the Seewald FSL to be fromUC Holzkirchen, Wuerzburg.e

KrentzerFN: also see Grenzer.

KrentznachGL, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Volmer FSL to be home to a Beilmann family.  This surely is Bad Kreutznach some 20 miles SW of Mainz city.

KrenzerFN: said by the Herzog FSL to be fromUC Roding, [Kur-]Bayern.

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

KrenzingerFN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Reuthlingen, Schwaben[sic?].  I did not locate them or any descendants in Mai1798.

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

Krepien, South Prussia: a corrupted form of Krzepice??

KreppFN: said by the Kraft FSL to be fromUC Engelrod, Riedesel [Barony].

KreppFN: also Greb.

Kres?/Kr: see ess{J.Heinrich}: is at Rothammel FSL (#2) married to the widow of Appelhans{PhilipHeinrich} with three Applehans stepchildren in the household.  He is said by the  FSL to be fromUC Dirkheim, Kurpfalz.

KrescheleFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Ettlingen.

Krestovoi-BuyerakVV: one form of the Russian name for MuellerVV.

Krestovyj-BuerakVV: one form of the Russian name for MuellerVV.

Krestowoi BujerakVV: one form of the Russian name for MuellerVV.

Krestwin?GL, Schweden: an unidentified place said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Rosenquist family.

KretFN: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be fromUC Frensdorf, Bamberg [Bishopric].   I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Kret(?)FN : also see Krebs.

KreteFN: see Crety.

Kretlein?FN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Lorsbach, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate]. Spelled Kreitlein in 1798 (Mai1798:Sr39).

Kreter FN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be a mother-in-law in the Schaffler  household.

KretschmannFN: see Ehresmann.

KretzFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Nieste?, Darmstadt[sic].  They surely had died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

KretzFN: see also Graetz.

KretzGL,  Pfalz: an unidentified place said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to a Hernthaller/Herrenstahler family.  The only Kretz I could find is 10 miles WNW of Koblenz and would then have been in Kurtrier, not in Kurpfalz.

KretzGL, Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Holstein FSL to be homeUC to a Melzer family.  It might be Kretzschau some 24 miles SW of Leipzig.

KretzerFN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Neuem?, Anhalt[?] with Tress step-children in the household.  Frau Kretzer must earlier have been frau Tress.  The Kretzers surely died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

KretzerFN: his wife, who had been the widow Tress?, was said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Alzey, Kurpfalz. 

KretzingerFN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Regensburg.  I could not find members of this family in Mai1798.

KreuterFN: see Kreiter.

KreutzenGS: an unidentified country mentioned by Kuhlberg in association with Mangren and the Filinger family.

KreutzerFN: this woman is said by the Buedingen ML to have married in 1766 a Seipels man (Mai&Marquardt#574). By 1767 this couple may have been in the Belowescher Kolonien.

KreutzerFN: said by the Laub FSL to be fromUC Eberstadt, Darmstadt.

Kreutzmacher{Peter}FN: he was listed in Rosenheim in 1798 (Rm57) but I cannot find him in any FSL

Kreuzberg, Bassenheim, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL to be homeUC to a Rudolf  family.  I suspect that this was near Schmitten in the Taunus mountains but I cannot find it.  The entry is confusing because at the time Bassenheim and Kurmainz were different countries which bordered each other S of Schmitten.

KreuznachGL: in the 1760s and until 1778 this was a Kreis i.e. district administrative center for the country of Kurpfalz.  After 1778 it was part of Bavarian-owned Rheinpfalz.  The town is now called Bad Kreuznach and is some 20 miles SW of Mainz city.

KreuznachGL: said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL possibly to be homeUC to a Leinweber family (pp.27, 34). Also see Waldlaubersheim.  Kreuznach may refer either to the town or the district.

Kreuznach?, Kurpfalz: nka Bad Kreuznach 20 miles SW of Mainz city and was said by the Schuck FSL to be homeUC to frau Faust.

Kreutzmueller FN: said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to be fromUC Oberaula, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KreutznachGL: also see Krentznach.

KreweldingerFN: said by the Cheisol FSL to be fromUC Saarlouis, Lothringen, Frankreich.    Spelled Krehfeldinger in 1798 (Mai1798:Ls33).

Kreyner/Kreiner{Ludwig}: fromUC Suedingen, Pfalz married Giessen{Elisabetha} 12 June 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#243).   This Kreiner couple with one child arrived in Russia 15  Sept 1766, he said to be fromUC Pfalz (Kulberg5273).  Later in 1766 these Lutherans in Oranienbaum took transport to the Volga (T245-247).  Not found in any later source.

Krib?FN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Bamberg (no locality mentioned).  There is some later indication that this might be a Groh family.

KriburgGL an unidentifed locality said by the first transcription of the  Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#25) to be in the Dormstadt area and to be homeUC to the Rizon family.

KrickauFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Wolfenhausen, [Wied-]Runkel [County] two Gilau step-children in the household. Spelled Krikau in 1798  with the wife’s maiden name given as Klosoniya (Mai1796:Wr46).

KriegFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Flieth, Etling.  Spelled Krieger in 1798 (Mai1798:Br65 and 66).

Krieg/KruegFN: arrived in South Russia in 1817; later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Steinsfurt, Sinsheim Amt, Baden.

Krieger/KruegerFN: the Belowescher Kolonien FSL said this Krieger woman (origin not given) married Oldenberger in Oranienbaum).  The Luebeck ML confirms this 1766 marriage to this  Krueger woman (Mai&Marquardt#163).

Krieger/KruegerFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Nassau (no locality mentioned).

Krieger FN{G.Jakob}:  listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:674) without origin; KS:343 said they came, via Tscherwenka, Hungary, from Enzweiler, Birkenfeld [Amt], Pfalz; the GCRA proved this origin using FHL 2,152,415.  Also spelled Krueger.  See the GCRA book for detail.

Krieger FN: said mistakenly by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:675,343) to be fromUC Kaltental, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg. Using FHL(193,771), the GCRA proved origin in from Annweiler, Bergzabern, [Amt], Pfalz.  See the GCRA book for more details.  Also spelled Krueger.

KriegerFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Jarmen, Brandenburg. According to a Rosslau ML this Krieger man married in 1766 a Rueckemeister woman (Mai&Marquardt#937).

KriegerFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Oranienbaum, Dessau, and there was Tag?step-son living in their household.

Krieger{Adam}FN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL (ks100) to be fromUC Nidda, Darmstadt.  KS:119 and 141 and the Buedingen ML says this Krueger man married in 1766 an Asmus woman (Mai&Marquardt#540).

KriegerFN: said by the Merkel FSL to be fromUC Temppi(?), Prussia.

KriegerFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality].

KriegerFN: said by the Norka 1798 census to be the maiden name of one of the Miller/Mueller wives (Mai1798:Nr27).

KriegerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Kochstedt, Dessau.

KriegerFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Utzenhofen, Swabia.

Krieger/KruegerFN: Lutheran, fromUC Baden-Durlach Margraviate arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761.  In January 1765 with wife {A.Maria} and 2 sons he last reregistered in Denmark (EEE p.489). By March they had settled in Rosenheim FSL #58 which said he was  fromUC Krizing(?), Markgrafschaft Baden-Durlach.  For 1798 see Rm36 and Sk37.

KriegerFN: said by the Schuck FSL to be fromUC Dieburg, [Kur-]Mainz.  For 1796 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2647,Su2(where the wife’s maiden UCname is given as Maier) and Fz4.

KriegerFN: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be from Suelzfeld.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sv2.

Krieger{A.Maria}: married Brautigam{Johann} 30 April 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#956).  Not found in Kulberg, T, or in any published FSL, or Mai1798. 

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

KriegerFN: also see Krieg and Krueger.                        

KriegerRN, Joanne: has done research on the Gruen family in Kutter.   

KriegsfeldGL, Kirchheimbolanden [Amt], Pfalz: is some 5 miles NW of Kirchheimbolanden city, and was erroneously said by the 1816 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to Schneider{J.Friedrich}. Proven by GCRA to be home to Schneider{Philipp}who went to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more details.

Kriegsfeld, Kurpfalz: is 15 km SW of Alzey and was the birth place of  Damm{J.Jakob}, Schilling first settler.  This is the same place as the preceding entry, except 20-40 years earlier.

KrigelFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Bayreuth (no locality mentioned). In 1798 the name was spelled Kraegel (Mai1798:Jo24).

KrikauFN: said by the 1798 Balzer census to be the maiden name of frau Spaeth.

KrikauFN: said by the 1798 Warenburg census to be the maiden name of frau Gilau{Johannes}.

KrikauFN:  also see Krickau.

Krimer: filed amongst Kraemer.

KrimmelFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality].  Spelled Kruemmel in 1798 (Mai1798:Kn28,30).

Krimp?FN: Bonner found that this woman married in 1766 in Lindheim, [Staden Ganerbschaft] to a May man and immigrated with him to Balzer.

KrinaGL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Krebst family, and possibly to their Friehof step-sons.  This place probably was 17 miles SE of Dessau city, in Kursachsen.

KrinkelFN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Dietlingen, Baden-Durlach [Margraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sr44.

KrisnelFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Dresden, [Kur-]Sachsen.  Spelled Kristenzel in 1798 (Mai1798:Sf34).

Krisnits?FN: see also Krisnitz.

KrisnitzFN: said by the Schaefer FSL to be a step-son in the Schulz household.   Spelled Krisnits? in 1798 (Mai1798:Sf15).  His apparent mother was said by the said (no locality mentioned) by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Mecklenburg-Schwerin [Duchy]. 

KrispinsFN: see Chrispens.

KrisselFN: said by the Degott FSL to be fromUC Steinen, Hannover.  Spelled Griessel in 1798 (Mai1798:Dg09).

KrisselbachGL: see Kaisersbach.

Krist{Joseph}FN: he was listed in the 1798 Schwed census (Sw12), but I could not find the family in any FSL.

KristenzelFN: see also Krisnel.

Kritt?FN: according to the Bauer FSL a Kritt? step daughter was living in a Schmidt household said to be fromUC Hamburg.  I could not find her in  Mai1798.

Kritz?GL, Dadriof?: an unidentified place said by the Dreispitz FSL to be homeUC to a Heit? family.

KrivtsovkaVV: one form of the Russian name for MuellerVV.

KriwowskojeVV: an alternate name for Ober-MonjouVV.

Krizing?, Markgrafschaft Baden-Durlach: an unidentified place said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Krieger family. 

Kroecker FN{Gerhard}: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Aschbohden, Elbing Amt.

KroeckerFN {Peter}: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Ellerwald, Elbing Amt.

Kroecker FN{Abraham}: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Uschnitz/Usnitz, Stuhm Amt.

Kroeffelbach, [Solms-Braunfels Principality?]: is 5 miles SE of Braunfels city and 14 km ESE of Weilburg city and was right on the dividing line between Solms-Braunfels and Nassau-Weilburg. Hans Busick of Goslar, Germany and Joan Knizek, the research done primarily in the Braunfels Archive, proved the origins of the Busick/Busek family here back to 1665. From here they moved  to Biskirchen. This origin information was first given the GO Project by Linda Freeling. Said by the Straub FSL #8 to be homeUC to Will{Philipp}.  The next entry is the same place.

Kroeffelbach, [Nassau-Weilburg Principality]: is now in Hessen 8 km SSE of Braunfels town and is proven as the birthplace of  Busch{J.Peter} whose Klapper widow and children are recorded in the Kukkus FSL #49. 

Kroegel/Kreigel{Andreas}: married Boethger{Sophia} in Rosslau on 4 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#890 & KS141). KS122 has Bothger and had the year mistakenly as 1765.    By June of 1767 they had settled in Jost FSL #3 which said he was fromUC Bayreuth [Margraviate], gave the surname as Kreigel, and his wife’s name as {Maria}.  By 1798 he had died (Mai1798:Jo24).

KroellFN: see Krell.

KroeningFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Lussbach(?),Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter(?).

KroettenbachGL, was an unidentified locality which according to the Frank FSL was in the state of Loewenstein and was homeUC to a Beck family.  This may well have been the current Krettenbach which lies some 44 miles ESE of Heilbronn.

KrofrogheimGL, Hesse-Darmstadt: an unidentified place, said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Lichtenberger family.  The Walter Research Group suggest that this might be Klein Rohrheim which is some 12 miles SE of Darmstadt city.

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

Krohl FN: said by the 1798 Norka census to be the maiden name of frau  Bauer{Georg} (Mai1798:Nr70).

KrohlFN: also see Kroll.

KrollFN: said by the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:660, 344) to have been fromUC Spoeck, Karlsruhe [Amt], Baden.  See the GCRA book for more detail.

KrollFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Neustadt, Kurmainz.  Spelled Krohl in 1798 (Mai1798:Dl12,Ps30).

KrollFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Kutter FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg.  Later spelled Krohl.

KrollFN: also see Kral and Krohl.

KrombergFN: see Cromberg.

KromburgGL: an unidentified place said by the Volmer FSL to be homeUC to a Schwartz family.  Might be Kronburg?  There is a Kronburg, Hesse, some 16 miles NE of Mainz city in what may, in the 1760s, have been Kur-Mainz.

KrommFN: said by the 1798 Balzer census to be the maiden name of frau Idt.

KrommFN{A.Margaretha]: said by the Pleve version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be fromUC Schotten, [Hessen-] Darmstadt, and by the Kromm and Stumpp versions to be fromUC Schotten.  Jim Pickelhaupt says he found her origin.

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

KrommFN: also see Kron.

KronFN: said by the Doenhof FSL to be fromUC Luebeck (no locality mentioned).  May later be spelled Kromm.

KronFN: said by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#15) and KS:344 to have come from Bonlanden, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg.   Using FHL#1,055,909, the GCRA proved this origin.  They also found evidence that the family was in Kisker, Batschka, Ungarn on their way to Neudorf.  See their book for much more.

Kron?: an unidentified place  said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been homeUC to the Baumgarten{Ernfried}family  (Lk112).  Kuhlberg said this was in Erbach [County].  This very likely was Gronau, [Kurmainz now Hessen.

Kronach, Bamberg [Bishopric]: is in Bavaria some 30 miles NE of Bamberg city, and was said by the Herzog FSL to be homeUC to a Welscherketz? family.  Said by the Seelmann FSL to be homeUC to a Schmidt{Lorenz} family.

KronauGL: an unidentified place said by the Herzog FSL to be homeUC to a Herzog family.  There are several such places in Germany and in former German lands.  One is some 18 miles NE of Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg.

KronbergGL, Kurmainz: is some 8 miles NW of Frankfurt-am-Main city center and 15 miles NE of Mainz city; see Kronebor.

KronbergGL, Zweibruecken: an unidentified place said by the Kolb FSL to be homeUC to Wenz families.

KronburgGL, Hesse: see Kromburg.

Kronburg, Kurmainz: an unidentified place said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to a Rueckenher family.  However, Kronberg, Kurmainz is 15 miles NE of Mainz. 

KroneFN: said  (no locality mentioned) by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC [Kur]-Brandenburg. I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

KronebergerFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Kerpche?, Gockelm?.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KroneborGL, Kur-Mainz: an unidentified place, said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Wagner family.  The Walter Research Group has identified this place as Kronenburg-am-Main(??), now known as Kronberg, Hessen.

KronentalBV, North Caucasus: aka Nemetzki Chaginskoe.

KronewaldFN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Gruenwald in 1798 (Mai1798:Mn13).

KrongantFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Gelhausen.  That surely is Gelnhausen.

Kronshausen?GL: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Traeger family.   Kuhlberg said this was in Darmstadt.  The only Kronshausen I can find was in Oldenburg Duchy some 28 miles WSW of Bremerhaven.

KronstadtGL, Bohemia: likely homeUC of a Schmal family that went to WalterVV.  Now called Brasov, Romania, and is some 465 miles ESE of Vienna, Austria.

Kronstan?FN: a family and a widow (then frau Kiwet?) said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Strausberg, Sachsen.  I cannot find the Kronstan family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KronstatGL: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Schmal family.  Identified by the Walter Research Group as Kronstadt, Bohemia, now Brasov, Romania.  But possibly it was Kranstaedt, Bohemia.

Krontheuer/Korntheuer{J.Michael}: married Wagner{Christina} 15 July 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#209).  KS240 has Korntheuer.  Not found in any later source.  This Korntheuer couple with no children arrived in Russia 12 Sept 1766, he said to be from Ansbach (Kulberg4746).  Later in 1766 {Christiana}, her husband and no children, Lutherans, took transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (T3885-3886).   Not found in any later source.

Krop?FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Geislitz?.  I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

Kropp: is 7 miles S of Schleswig city and was the town in which Strackbein{Carl/Karl} married {Christina} (EEE  p.621).

KropstaedtGL, [Kur-]Sachsen: is in Sachsen-Anhalt some 7 miles NE of Wittenberg city, and said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Rothfeld family.

Krossau?, Hohenzell?: an unidentified place said by the Dehler FSL (#27)  to be homeUC to  Christ{Martin}.

Krossen: an unidentified place said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to a Lehmann family.  This might be the Krossen in Kursachsen 92 km SSE of Berlin citycentre.

Krossigbusig?GL: an unidentified place said by the Ernestinendorf FSL to be homeUC to a Faber/Faubus family.

Krotoschin KreisGL, Posen Province, Suedpreussen: nka Krotoszyn, some 53 miles SSE of Poznan city.  The GCRA found it assoicated with Benz, Maihoefer, and Wetzler familes.

KrotterFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Kotikam Perschie?, Flandern.  For 1798 see 1798Mai:Dl04, 08, 34, 40.

KrotzFN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Alsheim, Nassau-Usingen [Principality], with a Schunck step-son in the household.  The Krotz surely had died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

Krsans?: an unidentified place  said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been homeUC to Kordilye{J.Christian} (Lk158). 

KrueckFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be a step-daughter in the Weber household.  I could not find her in the 1798 Volga censuses.

KrueckerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Boksweiler(?), Hessen with a Hackl wife fromUC Korbach.

KruegFN: see Krieg.

Krueger/KreigerFN{Wenjamin} said by the Boaro FSL #38 to be fromUC Kochstedt, Dessau.  Spelled Krieger in 1786 and 1798 (Mai1798: Mv310, Or58) when the wife’s maiden name was given as Graf.

Krueger{M.Susanna}: on 12 May 1766 in Luebeck  son {J.Christoph} was born to her and  her husband Bauer{Simon} with Treut{J.Christoph} was a godparent (Mai&Marquardt#1289).  On 4 July 1766 this couple arrived in Russia with 6 children, including son [J.Christoph} to tow and the father said to be from Linden (Kulberg2265).  Not listed in T.  By July 1767 they had settled with 4 of those children (evidently the eldest daughter had died or married and that youngest son had died) in Galka FSL #46.

Krueger{Jacob}FN: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:674, 344) with no origin.  See the GCRA book for some detail.

KruegerFN{Konrad this father and son are said by the Goebel FSL#65  to be fromUC Beselich, Braunfels.  According to the Buedingen ML, the son married a Schmidt woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#515).  Later spelled Krieger (Mai1798:Gb27).

KruegerFN: according to a Luebeck ML this woman married a Heydecker man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Katharinenstadt (Mai&Marquardt#125).

KruegerFN: mistakenly said by KS:344 to have gone to Neudorf, per the GCRA.

Krueger/KriegerFN{Konrad}: said by the Norka FSL#163  to be fromUC Fulda [Bishopric] (no locality mentioned).   Spelled Krieger in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr153, 165).

KruegerFN{Gottlieb}: said by the Orlovskaya FSL #73 to be fromUC Dessau (no locality mentioned).

Krueger{Eliesabeth}: godparent at the 25 May 1765 Luebeck baptism of Beydick{Juergen F.} son of {Johann} and Gruenmeyer{Margaretha} (Mai&Marquardt#1341).  Not found in Kulberg, T, any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Krueger{Juergen}: godparent at the 25 May 1765 Luebeck baptism of Beydick{Juergen F.} son of {Johann} and Gruenmeyer{Margaretha} (Mai&Marquardt#1341).  Not found in Kulberg, T, any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Krueger: Anhalt-Dessau archival materials report that he left Dessau city with wife and 5 children in 1766 to go to Russia (Mai&Marquardt#1107).  Later in 1766 he may have taken transport in Oranienbaum as {Georg & Maria} with 3 childdren for the Volga (T5721-5727).   Not found in any later soure.

Krueger{Rudolph}: Anhalt-Dessau archival materials report that he left Woerlitz for Russia in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1108 & KS141).  On 18 June 1766 with wife {Johann} and 3 children he arrived in Russia, said to be from Dessau (Kulberg1080).  Not found in any later record.

KruegerFN: also see Krieger.

Kruemel: Anhalt-Dessau archival materials say this widow with 2 children left Kockstedt, Dessau in 1766 for Russia (Mai&Marquardt#1109 & KS141).  Not identified in any later source.

Kruemmel/Kruemel{J.Georg}: he married DittmannFN{A.Magdalena} in Rosslau on 9 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#936).  He, with family name spelled Kruemel, and his wife are listed in the Boaro FSL (#44) where his originUC was given as Kochstedt, [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality].  In 1798 they were still listed in Boaro (Mai1798:Bx27).

KruemmelFN: said by the 1798 Kano census to be the maiden name for frau Hartmann (Mai1798:Kn27).

KruemmelFN: also see Kraemer{A.Sophia}, Krimmel and Kruemel.

Kruemmel FN: see

KrugFN: perhaps not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #49.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gk4.

KrugFN: he is listed in the 1798 Rosenheim census (Rm11) with no earlier colony mentioned.  There is some small chance that he was from Seelmann (FSL sm10).

KrugFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Lyubets(?), Kurmainz.

KrugFN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Zell with Schmidt stepsons in the household.  For a possible 1798 see Mai1798:Rm11.

KrugFN: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be fromUC Stierstadt [Kurmainz].    I could not find any member of this family in Mai1798.

KrugFN{Hans Georg}: Lutheran, fromUC either Wuerttemberg or Bretten Amt, Kurpfalz,  arrived at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in May 1761.  With wife {Catharina} he last reregistered in Denmark in Feb 1765.  Before 1775 they had settled in Grimm (1775 census #49) (EEE p.491)

Kulemann/Kuhlemann{Christoph}: Anhalt-Dessau archival materials suggest that his man may have gone to Russia (Mai&Marquardt#1110 & KS141).  Not identified in any later source.

Krum{A.Dorothea}: On 7 August 1766 in Luebeck she married Diesing {J.Philipp}, both noted as being from the area of Darmstadt; later the couple moved to Jagodnaja Poljana (Mai&Marquardt#284).

Krum{Philipp}FN:  listed in the 1772 Pobochnaya first settlers’ list (pb23) with no origin mentioned ; spelled Krumm in 1798 (Mai1798:Pb25).

KrumFN: also see Krumm.

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

KrumbachGL: an unidentified place said by the Pleve and the Kromm versions of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC to a Schaefer family.  There are three known Krumbach in Hessen, but none that I can find very close to Ober Lais or to Nidda: one is some 24 miles NW of Nidda, and the other two are Fraenkisch Crumbach and another some 5 miles SSW of it.

KrumbachGL: an unidentified place said by the Schwab FSL to be homeUC to the Schneider{J.Michael} family.  Probably is not Fraenkisch-Crumbach, since Schneider does not appear on the lists drawn up by the local priests of families that left there for Russia.

KrumbachGL: is 33 km SE of Ulm city centre and was main town in a small exclave belonging to the Hapsburgs.

KrumbachGL, Franken: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Philippsen family.  Contemporary church records say this Schmunck family left Fraenkisch-Crumbach for Russia in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1262).  Same place as the following entry.

KrumbachGL, Hessen-Darmstadt: said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to a Hermann family.  Said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to Becker and Weber families.  This is Fraenkisch Crumbach.

KrumbachGL: also see Crumbach and Fraenkish-Crumbach.

Krumbach: is 33 km SE of Ulm city centre and was main town in a small exclave belonging to the Hapsburgs.

Krumert?{J.Gottfried}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Suhl (Lk10). Not found in any FSL and I could not find them or any likely descendant associated with any Volga colony.

Krumm/KrumFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).

KrummFN: said by the Kukkus FSL to be from Wenings, Isenburg.  Eleanor Sissell has proven this report.

Krumm{M.Katharina}FN: she is listed in the  1798 Pobochnaya census too young to have been  in an FSL; so she might have come from the Kukkus family (FSL#kk38) or might represent a Pobochnaya first settler family. 

KrummFN: see Krum.

KrummhardtGL, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is some 3.5 miles NE of Esslingen city, and proven by GCRA to be home to the Heidle family that went to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more details.

Krus FN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Neu-Muenster, Holstein[-Gottorp Duchy].  I could not find members of this family in Mai1798.

KruseFN: said by the Laub FSL to be fromUC Grebenhain, Alsfeld.

Krusenfeld?GL, Mecklenburg: is some 53 miles ESE of Rostock city, and said by the Laub FSL to be homeUC to a Vorrath family.

Kruss{Magdalena E.}: was a godparent at the 12 June 1766 Luebeck baptism of a son of  Jonsen{Matthius} and his Wieber wife (Mai&Marquardt#1356).  Not found in any later source.

KrutojarovkaVV: a version of the Russian name for GrafVV.

KrutoyarovkaVV: a version of the Russian name for GrafVV.

KrutschFN: said by thePleve version of the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#38) to be fromUC Dienheim.   The first version had given the family name as Kraus and the origin as Gening.  The 1798 census confirmed that the name was Krutsch (Mai1798:Sk11 and 16).

Kruttsch{Margaretha}: god-mother at the baptism in Luebeck 20 June 1766 of a daughter of Schiefler{Borchert} and his Kraemer wife {M.Catharina}  (Mai&Marquardt#1302).  No later info.

Kruttsch{Michael}: god-father at the baptism in Luebeck 20 June 1766 of a daughter of Schiefler{Borchert} and his Kraemer wife {M.Catharina}  (Mai&Marquardt#1302).  No later info.

Krzepien Intendantur, [Suedpreussen]: same as the next entry.

Krzepice [Amt], Sudpruessen: is 20 miles NW of Czestochowa.  It was the Amt center for Friedrichshuld and Hilsbach.  The GCRA said it was just N of Czestochowa and found it associated with a Bollinger family in 1805

KSRN: Karl Stumpp, The Emigration from Germany to Russia in the Years 1763-1862, 1973, AHSGR.  A number following KS: is a page number.  An incredible resource.  Anyone using it should remind themselves that this then fairly elderly man put these thousands of words together without a computer and virtually without a staff!  There are some mistakes in here, but everyone working with very large numbers of these records makes mistakes, including this editor.  When you find mistakes in this Index, please, please let me know so they can be corrected.

 

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