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.


 

Mi-Mzz                  last updated January 2014

Miam(?)GL: is an unidentified place said by the Holstein FSL to be homeUC to a Asselmann family.

Mibiu?GL: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Peter family.

MichaelFN: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:675, 677, 375) to be from Cleeburg/Kleeburg, Weissenburg [Amt], Elsass.  Using FHL(745,907), the GCRA verified this origin.  See the GCRA book for more details.

MichaelFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Weinichweler?.

MichaelFN: the Katharinenstadt FSL says this step-son was living with a Zimmerman household from Breslau.

MichaelFN: said by the Moor FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned). The family name was spelled Michel in 1798 (Mai1798:Mo57,17,21).  Bonner proved that frau Michel (nee Kaiser) was baptized in Bueches, Isenburg[-Buedingen County].

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

MichaelisFN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Sit(?), Sachsen.

MichaelisFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Anhalt-Koethen (no locality mentioned).

MichaelisFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Nordhausen, Thueringen.

MichaelisFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Munsam(?)/Munsyam(?), Kurpfalz.  Brent Mai has confirmed that this family left Monsheim, Kurpfalz to settle in Kratzke near the Volga.

MichaelisVV: another name for SchaffhausenVV.

MichaelsFN: said by a Luebeck ML to be the maiden name of Weitzel’s wife when a child was baptized in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1297).  This may have been the Wenzel couple who went to Dobrinka; if so this daughter died on the way.

Michaelsen{JuergenHinrich}: married a Lueders woman in Luebeck in 1765; they were not found in the Transport List but have not been found resident in Russia (Mai&Marquardt#16).

MichailowkaVV: the Russian name for LuzernVV.

Michel{Elisabetha}: married in Buedingen on 9 March 1766  Blitz {J.Georg} (Mai&Marquart#390).  By the time of his arrival in Russia in June 1767 this woman evidently had died – he then had a different wife {M.Charlotta} (Kulberg2279).  Her maiden surname was given as Faus or Faust in the 1798 Balzer census (Mai1798:Bz30).

MichelFN{H.Paul}: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Pfalz (no locality indicated).  The wife’s maiden name was give as Fink in 1798 (Mai1798:Dt56).

MichelFN{Wilhelm}: said by the Dietel FSL to be fromUC von Gutein(?), Baden.  The wife’s maiden name was given in 1798 as Stieber (Mai1798:Kz34); for others of this family in 1793, 1794 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv413, 428, Br18.

MichelFN: according to the Buedingen ML this woman married a Raab in 1766; later that year this couple was in Dinkel (Mai&Marquardt#497).

MichelFN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be fromUC Beaufort?, Frankreich.

MichelFN {Johann/Ilias}: said by Kuhlberg3196 and the Huck FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned; country not identified).

MichelFN {Ludwig Georg}: said by Kuhlberg3124 and the Huck FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned; country not identified).

MichelFN: said by the  Moor 1798 census to be the maiden name of a frau Kembel (Mai1798:Mo47).

MichelFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Genchel?.

MichelFN: this family name was found recorded in Haiger parish records during the years prior to 1767, and in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767; see Flegel trip.

MichelFN: also see Michael.

Michelau, [Isenburg-Buedingen County]: is 5.5 km NE of Buedingen city and was said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to the Bach woman who in 1766 married homeUC to Lerch{J.Henirich} (Mai&Marquardt#471). 

Michelbach, Hanau [County] [sic?] this is 13 km ESE of Hanau city, but may actually have been in Kurmainz [see next entry].  It was said by the Warenburg FSL to be homeUC to Bender and Gorg families.

MichelbachGL, Kurmainz: located in the Spessart area of Bavaria, is 7 miles E of Alzenau, Bavaria, and said by the Roethling FSL to be homeUC to Bensack and Koenig families.

MichelbachGL, Kurpfalz: see Wald-Michelbach.

Michelbach-bei-HeilbronnGL:  an unidentified place said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to Hiller family and possibly to a Metzger orphan boy.  The FSL said this was in Ansbach [Margraviate] but I can find no Michelbach in lands that were then Ansbach.  Heilbronn certainly was miles and miles from Ansbach lands.  There were 4 Michelbachs not far from Heilbronn city … the closest was 13 miles to the WSW, probably in Wuertemburg Duchy.

MichelbaecherFN{Anna Katharina}: she married Arnhold{Johann/Johannes} 25 January 1763.  This couple settled in Ernestinendorf (FSL #22).

MichelfeldGL: an unidentified place said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to a Knetzer family.  Therer are at least 5 Michelfelds in Germany.

Michelfeld-bei-Auerbach?, [Kurbayern?]: said by the Dietel FSL to be homeUC to a Korn family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Bayreuth [Margraviate] but in 1760-65 Michelfeld-bei-Auerbach was in Kurbayern, not in Bayreuth [Margraviate].

MichelhausenGL: said by the Louis FSL to be homeUC to frau Eltzer.  There is a place by this name some 20 miles WNW of Vienna, Austria, but there are several similar placenames throughout Germany.

MichelisFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Berlin.

MichelsackFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Gaben.   In 1798 spelled Milchsack (Mai1798:Nm48).

MichelsenFN: said by the Urbach FSL to be fromUC Norwegen.  He probably died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

MichelsenFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Hein?, Holstein.  I cannot find them in Mai1798.

MichelsrombachGL, Fulda [Bishopric]: is 8 miles N of Fulda city, and said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Lehning family.

MichelstadtGL: an unidentified place said by the Pfeiffer FSL to be homeUC to a Breit family.  Probably the same place as the following entry.

MichelstadtGL, Erbach County: is 1.5 miles NE of Erbach town.  This is one of the oldest towns in the Odenwald, earliest reference is 741 AD, and apparently was a part of Erbach County from at least the 1500s  until 1806, apparently never having been a part of either of the other two nearby countries: Kurpfalz or Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate.  EEE p.584 said this was homeUC to the Catholic Schmidt/Schmid{Andreas} who settled first in Denmark and then in Schilling.  

MichelstadtGL, Kurpfalz: said by the Bauer FSL to be homeUC to Heninger and possibly Kohlmer families.  However, I can find no Michelstadt in Kurpfalz.  This most likely was the place mentioned in the previous entry which was some 6.5 miles NE of the nearest Kurpfalz lands.

Mick{J.Martin}: son of {Andreas} arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in Nov 1761.  As late as Sept 1763 he, his wife and child were still in a Danish German colony, and later immigrated to Riebensdorf colony in Woronesh (EEE p.526-527).

Mielchen{Henrich}: listed in the 1798 Seelmann census (Sm52) but I could not find him in any FSL.

MielentzGL, Marienburg Amt: now is Miloradz, Poland, and was 1.5 miles W of Marienburg city.  Said by the Rosenort FSL to be homeUC to Wiebe{Duerck}20, {Heinrich3} families.  Also spelled Mielenz.

MielenzGL: see Mielentz.

Miemer FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be an orphan girl in the Jung household.

Miesenbach(?)GL, Zweibruecken: is some 16 miles NE of Zweibruecken city, and said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Wickert family.

Miesenheim?, Kurpfalz: said by the Reinwald FSL to be homeUC to the Reinwald family.  I could not find a Miesenheim in Kurpfalz lands, but there was one in Kurtrier lands, 7 miles WNW of Koblenz city.

Migeren?, [Kur-]Bayern: an unidentified place said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to a Haag/Hack family.

MigneFN{J.Adam}: said by the first transcription of Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#23) to be fromUC Weimar, KurSachsen.

MihlFN: said by the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Kork, Darmstadt.  In 1798 spelled Muehl and the wife’s maiden name was given as Schiepert? (Mai1798:Dt16, 34, Hs70, 115).

MihlFN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Reit, Braunfels.

MihmFN: said by the Roethling FSL to be fromUC Althausen, Fulda, Hessen.

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

Mikarstanik(?)GL, Pfalz: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be home to a Clauser family.  Identified in parish records by Arliss as NeckarsteinachGL, Kurpfalz, the home town of the wife of Clauser of Dobrinka, and the place where they married

Mil?GL, Polian?: an unidentified place said by the Franzosen FSL to be homeUC to a Paxale/Pasqual family.

Milchenbach?GL, Westfalen: is some 18 miles NE of Siegen city, and said by the Keller FSL to be homeUC to a Schulz family.

MilchsackFN: see Michelsack.

MildenbergerFN: see Miltenberger.

MildensteinGL: an unidentifed place said by the Caesarsfeld FSL to be homeUC to a Franz family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Sachsen.  This may be Muldenstein 3 miles E of Wolfen city.

Milecker{Margaretha Johanne}: KS145 says she married 1765 in Rosslau.  See Feckenbusch{J.Georg}.

MilekerFN: see Milling.

MilgeigFN: see Milling.

MilgenkFN: see Milling.

MilhausenGL, East Prussia: is now Mlynary, Poland some 12 miles E of Elbang and said by the Orloff FSL to be homeUC to a Cories family.  Also spelled Muehlhausen.

MilinFN: see Mueller.

Milisin?,: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Sommer{Andreas} family.  Kuhlberg said this was in Boehmen.  In the Czech Republic there are Milasin, Milesin, and Milicin.

MilitschGL, Schlesien: is today called Milicz, Poland, some 28 miles NNE of Wroclaw, and said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Timmel family.

Militsch Kreis, Prussian Silesia: its center nka Milicz, 28 miles NNE of Breslau.

Millek/MilekFN said by the Roethling FSL to be fromUC Mainz.

MillerFN: these families are interfiled with the Mueller families, first by place of settlement, second by given name.

MillerFN: also see  Meller, Muller and Mueller.

MillerVV: an alternate spelling for MuellerVV.

MillingFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned), with a Dietz step-daughter and a Bartel orphan in the household..  Later also spelled Milgeig and Milgenk (Mai1798:Nr166).  This may be the Mileker who married a Hengst woman in 1766 in Rosslau (Mai&Marquardt#975).  Pleve gives his family name as Milling

MillingFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Deihofen?.  I could not find this family in the 1798 censuses.

MillingFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Zerbst (no locality indicated).  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.  

MillingFN: said Milgeig.

MillnerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Born.

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

MillsRN, Mary: one of the two AHSGR village coordinators for Walter colony and a leader of the Walter Research Group.

MiltenbergGL, [Kurmainz]: is some 40 miles SE of Frankfurt-am-Main, and said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to Gruen, Neth?/Net/Nett/Naeb?, and Rochel families. Said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Helbert and possibly to a Hornung family.  Said by the Leichtling FSL to be homeUC to a Beichert? family.

MiltenbergerFN said by the Kautz FSL to be fromUC Wendelsheim, Kurpfalz.

Miltenberger/Mildenberger/MildenbergFN{Christoph}: using LDS Film #488739 & 488734 Corina Hirt proved he was born about 1728/30 in Morlautern, that he first married an unnamed woman who bore him two sons in 1751 and 1755 before she died, that he remarried Herlein{M.Christina} 26 Feb 1764 in the Otterberg Catholic church,  and that their daughter was baptized 31 Dec 1764 in the Landstuhl Catholic church.

 

On 8 Aug 1766 they with 2 children arrived in Russia, he said to be from Pfalz (Kulberg3346).  Their daughter died prior to Mildenberg, his wife {Anna} and son taking transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (T6468-6470).   By 20 Aug 1767 Miltenberger, wife {Christina}, and  3 children had settled at Seewald FSL #30, he said to be from Moorlautern.  Recorded as Mildenbergers, in 1791 a daughter and in 1792 a son moved to Koehler, and in 1798 a son and a grandson were still in Seewald (Mai798:Mv2755 & 2764, Kl11 & 60, Sw12 & 13).

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

Mimich?, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Reinhard FSL to be homeUC to frau Nickels.

Mina?GL: an unidentified place said by the Hildmann FSL to be homeUC to a Harlon/Herelein family.

Minburg: an unidentified place said by Kulberg137 to be homeUC to Meier{Sebastian+w+4c} Catholic.

MinchFN: said by the Kolb FSL to be fromUC Obersdorf, Kurpfalz.

Mindelheim [Barony]GS: occupied some 15 square miles surrounding the city of the same name located some 28 miles SW of Augsburg city.  Said (no locality mentioned) by the Orlovskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Blum family.

Minden [Principality]GS, Hannover [sic]: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be homeUC to the Bartel{Ludwig}  family.  The Minden Principality was never a part of  or controlled by, Hannover, its neighbor to the E.  From 1648-1807 it was run by Brandenburg (from 1719, by Brandenburg-Prussia).  Its lands were NW, E and SE of its capital, Minden city, which was some 23 miles NE of Bielefeld ity; see Machzen.

Minder?FN: see Minor.

MinderlenFN: both the 1858 Kassel census (#249) and KS:376 said this family came fromUC Brackenheim, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL#1,184,720-4 the GCRA proved origin in Brackenheim, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See their book for more. 

Minet{Georg}: KS:82 and nnn say this man fromUC Winterberg (which Stumpp noted was in Westfalen) in 1764 was sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  I have not found them in any published FSL.

Minfeld, Germersheim [Amt], Rheinpfalz: is 14 miles SW of Germersheim city, and was proven by the GCRA to be home to a Ilig/Juellich/Juelich family that settled in Neudorf.

MingFN: said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Lanz, Witteberge. The family name in 1798 was spelled Meng (Mai1798:En16).

MingFN: frau Ming was said by the Enders FSL to be fromUC Liepe?, Preussen.

MingelbachFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Altenstein.  I could not find this woman in the 1798 censuses.

MingenFN: see Menges.

Minirzel(?)GL, Kurpfalz: an unidentified place said by the Dietel FSL to be homeUC to a Wiegener? family.

MinkFN: said by the 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Herbst of Dietel (Mai1798:Fk65).

MinkFN: in 1798 was this given as the maiden name of frau Koenig of Ober-Monjou (Mai1798:Lz19)?

MinkFN: also see Minch and Muench.

MinorFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Wirges, Kurmainz,   For 1798 see (Mai1798:Dl9, 41, 43) and may also have been spelled Minder? (Dl10).

MinstachGL: see Muenschbach.

MinstadtGL: GL: see Muenschbach.

Minsteinnarch(?)GL: said by the Boaro FSL to be homeUC to a Gogel? family.  Tis probably is Muenchsteinach, Bavaria, some 22 miles SW of Bamberg city.

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

MintserFN: not found in an FSL but was in the 1775 Grimm census #64.  Spelled Mentze in 1798 (Mai1798:Gm142)

MintzFN: said by the Seewald FSL to be fromUC Mittlestadt, Pfalz.

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

MirinFN: the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#2) suggests Resh’s 3rd wife was widow of a Meyer or MirinUC fromUC Stuttgart.

Mirnas?GL: an unidentified place said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to a Zahn family.

Mirten?GL, Lothringen: probably is Merten, Lorraine, France, 7 miles SW of Sarlouis city, and said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Schmidt{Christian} family.

MislerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Buchenrod. .  In 1798 the family name was spelled Missler (Mai1798:Pl46).

MispeckFN: according to the Goebel FSL this was the maiden name of Hess (fromUC Sipsmar(?), Breitenbach)’s wife.

MisslerFN: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Gatsheim, Erbach County.

MisslerFN: also see Misler and Mueller{Johann}.

MitauGL, Kurland [Duchy]: then the capital of Kurland Duchy, now Jelgava, Latvia, some 101 miles E of Libau, and said by the Dobrinka FSL to be homeUC to a Buege family. Said by the Enders FSL to be homeUC to a Lionier? family.  Said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to Gutjahr and Schwertz families.

MitgenfeldGL, Bavaria is about 1.7 miles SE of Bad Brueckenau, Bavaria and is said by the Roethling FSL to be homeUC to a Schaab family.

MitleiderFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#7) and KS:376 without origin.  Also spelled Mittleider. The GCRA found evidence indicating they were inUC Tscherwenka, Batschka, Hungary on their way to Russia.  See the GCRA book for more.

Mit-nachbars-zu-ElmGL:  said by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to a Stoppel family.  This is Elm,  Brandenstein.

Mitne{J.Adam}: said by the Pleve transcription of Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#23) to be fromUC Weimar, Sachsen.

MittelbergheimGL, Barr [Amt], Strassbourg [Oberamt], Elsass: is 1 mile SW Barr city, and was proven by the GCRA to have been homeUC to the Sifferman family before it went to Leonberg.

MittelhausenGL, Nassau-Usingen: an unidentified place said by the Bangert FSL to homeUC to an Otto family.  According to a Luebeck ML this man fromUC Usingen married in 1766 a Laut woman also from Usingen (Mai&Marquardt#258).  This might be the Mittelhausen that is some 31 miles NE of Usingen city.

MittelhofFN: said by the Kukkus FSL to be fromUC Niederbiel, Braunfels.

MittelholzGL, Kur Trier: an unidentified place said by the Preuss FSL to be home to an Staud family.

MittelmaierFN: see Mittelmeier.

Mittelmark: that part of the Brandenburg duchy that lay between the Elbe and Oder rivers.

MittelmeierFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Muenchen.  Later spelled Mittelmaier (Mai1798:Ka21).

Mittelpfalz: this must have been a regional name for part of Kurpfalz.

MittelsbachGL, Thueringen: an unidentified place said by the Dreispitz FSL to be homeUC to a Mueller family.

Mittel-Seemen, Stolberg-Gedern:

Mittelsinn?, Stolberg: an unidentified place said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to a Schott family.  The only Mittelsinn I can find was in the Wuerzburg Bishopric, not in Stolberg County.

MittelsinnGL, Wuerzburg: said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to a Bittner and possibly a Eberhard family.  David Schmidt believes that Mittelsinn then was part of the Thuengen barony, not part of the Wuerzburg duchy, but the maps of the day do not show that.

Mittelsinn-bei-AuraGL, Wuerzburg: (same place as the preceeding entry) said by the Louis FSL to be homeUC to a Salzmann family. 

MittlestadtGL, Pfalz, (might be Mutterstadt which is 13 miles S of Worms) said by the Seewald FSL to be homeUC to a Mintz family.

MittelstadtGL, Urach Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 6 miles NW of Bad Urach, Baden-Wuerttemberg, and was home to Mueller, Muellerweiss, and Stueckle families that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa.

MittelstadtGL, Wuerttemberg [Duchy]: an unidentified place said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Palter family.  This surely was the place mentioned above.

Mitter{Katharina}: age 49 in 1798 it was said her 1st husband was Johann{Martin} and she was now married to Ihl{Philipp} her 22-yr old Johann son in the household (Mai1798:Zg21); so Gak evidently was her 2nd husband, and Ihl her 3rd.   I do not find any Mitter in any FSL or in T.

MittleiderFN: see Mitleider.

Mitz{J.Wilhelm}: and wife Schwaertzel{M.Elisabeth} had a son baptized in Luebeck 24 April 1766n of {J.Wilhelm} (Mai&Marquardt#1287).  Not found in any later source.

Mitz?GL, Wittenberg: an unidentified place said by the Dreispitz FSL to be homeUC to a Siewert family.  This is Metzingen, Wuerttemberg Duchy.

Mitzig?FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be a stepson in the Zifler household.  I could not find him in Mai1798.

MMHS: is the Manitoba Mennonite Historical Society.  They have a large archive of Mennonite records, many of which they have made available online.  Their home page is: http://www.mmhs.org/.

mnu: “maiden name unknown”

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

MocklerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Bluoa(?).

MockritzGL: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Mettig? family.  There are two Mockritz in Saxony.

MockstadtGL: said to be the homeUC of a Reibert woman who married a Raab man in 1766 according to the Buedingen ML (Mai&Marquardt#532).  This must be Nieder Mockstadt, some 7 miles NW of Buedingen; this couple laterwent to Balzer.  Said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to an Emmol woman who in 1766 married a Mueller man; later the couple went to Kraft (Mai&Marquardt#647).

ModelFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Nervgenstal?.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Ka68.

Moedinger FN: see Medinger.

Moehring/Moering{J.Gg.}: born in Ulm Imperial City son of the late Lieutenant{J.Gg.} married in Woehrd 27 March 1766 Stoeszel{Christina} born in Stadling, daughter of {Andreas} of Stadling (Mai&Marquardt#765). KS146 had him born in the wrong Ulm.   Was a witness at the 14 April 1766 Woehrd wedding of Greiffenstein and Linert (Mai&Marquardt#note 763).  On 4 July 1766 with wife {Christina} he arrived in Russia, said to be from Ulm (Kulberg1965).  Not found in T.  By19 Aug 1767 Moehring{J.Georg} and wife {Christina} with 2 stepdaughters had settled at Jost FSL #39, he said to be fromUC Ulm, Schwaben.

MoehringenGL, Stuttgart Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is now a neighborhood some 6 miles SW of Stuttgart city center, and the GCRA has verified the origin here of the Grieb family that went to Bergdorf, and of the Fleck, Hell, and Hinke families that went to Glueckstal.   See their book for more detail.  Curt Renz proved it was also home to the Henke/Hinke family that settled in Hoffnungstal, Bessarabia.

MoehserFN: said by KS:146 and by the Stumpp version of the Balzer FSL to be fromUC Schweiz (no locality indicated).  I have found no indication of this family in Balzer.

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

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

Moelz, Sachsen: said by the Reinwald FSL to be homeUC to the Georg family. The only Moelz I could find was in Anhalt-Koethen Principality, some 3.5 miles NW of Koethen city.

MoemlingenGL, Kurmainz: is some 9 miles SSW of Aschaffenburg city, and said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Preuss family.

MoenauGL, [Kur-]Sachsen: is some 10 miles NNE of Bautzen city and said by the Jost FSL to be homeUC to a Thoermer family.

MoenchFN: listed by both the 1858 Kassel census (#232) and KS:377 without origin.  Using FHL#1,184,918 the GCRA proved their origin in Kirchheim, Besigheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg.   See the GCRA book for more.

Moenchengladbach, Juelich Duchy:  is 25 km WSW of Duesseldorf city.

MoenchweilerGL, Villingen [Amt], Baden: is some 5 miles NW of Villingen-Schwennigen city, and said by the 1816 Bergdorf census to be homeUC to a Flaig family.  And, the GCRA believes this is the possible origin of the Vosler who went to Bergdorf.

MoensGL, Holstein: an unidentified place said by the Bettinger FSL to be homeUC to a Felker family.

MoenstadtGL, Nassau-Usingen: is 6 miles NW of Usingen city, and said by the Bangert FSL to homeUC to a Sorg family.

MoerckFN: see Merk.

Moering: go to  Moehring.

Moerlheim, Landau [Amt], Rheinpfalz: is 2 miles ESE of Landau-in-der-Pfalz, and was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Wall/Wahl family that settled in Kassel.

Moers{A.Maria}: she married Euler{Peter 11 March 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#406).

MoersGS: Said (no locality mentioned) by the Boaro FSL to be homeUC to a Leis? family.  This may have been a County in the 1760s, seated in the city of the same name in North Rhine-Westpahlia, some 16 miles NNW of Duesseldorf.

MoerschGL, Baden-Baden: is 5 miles SW of Karlsruhe city, was the home of the Hombre/Hubert family perhaps as early as 1655.

MoersfeldGL, Kircheimbolanden Amt, Rheinpfalz: is some 6.5 miles NW of Kircheimbolanden town, and proved by Judy Remmick to be the place from which the Pfaff family that settled in Worms, Odessa left to go to Torschau.

MoersfeldGL, Rhineland-Palatinate: see Mersfeld.

Moeserburg?FN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Anhalt-Koethen (no locality mentioned) and there was a Hilmann step-son living in their household.  In 1798 the name was spelled Merscheburg (Mai1798:Jo08).

MoeskeFN: see Meske.

MoeslandGL, Moewa Amt or Dirschau Amt: is now Miedzyloz, Poland, and was some 9.5 miles S of Dirschau town.  Said by the Tiege FSL to be homeUC to the Klaassen{Johann}and Reimer families.

MoessingenGL, Rottenburg Amt, Tuebingen Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 7 miles SE of Rottenburg town, 8 miles S of Tuebingen city, and proved by GCRA to be home to the Schmid(Dionysius) family that went to Bergdorf.  Proven by GCRA to be home to the Dider, Maier{Michael}, Speidel, Steinhilber and Werner families that went to Glueckstal.  The Schell family’s youngest son was born here when they were en route to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for more detail.  Said by KS:438 to be homeUC to the Shuhmann may have gone toUC Glueckstal. , Proved by Curt Renz as home to a Strieb family that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa, and home to a Schmidt family that went to Hoffnungstal, Bessarabia. Was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Maier/Mayer{Michael} family that settled in Neudorf.

Moessling?, [Kurbayern]: is 41 km SE of Landschut city and was said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been home to the Bugert?{Matthias} family (Lk68).

MoessnerFN: see Messner.

MoettauGL, Nassau-Weilburg: is some 6 miles NE of Weilburg city, and said by the Bangert FSL to homeUC to a Burg family.

MoetzingenGL, Boeblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is some 5 miles SW of Herrenberg city, and proven by the GCRA to be home to the Kussmaul family which went to Bergdorf; see their book for more details.

Moewa AmtGL: an unidentified District center which must have been W of Marienburg and S of Dirschau.

MogelFN: see Magel.

MohnFN: said by the Moor FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

MohnbachGL, Hanau County: an unidentified place said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to possibly be homeUC to a Baum family (p.27).

MohrFN: interfiled with Moor.

MohrVV: an alternative spelling for MoorVV.

Mohrenhaeuser FN: said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Fulda (no locality given). I could not find this family name in the 1798 censuses.

Mohrland/Morlan/MorlangFN{J.Christoph}: Corina Hirt using LDS Film #493219 found that he was born about 1723 probably in Weiler Martinsen and married there 26 Feb 1747 to Schmidt{A.Margaretha} to whom 8 children were born during 1748-1766.  By 25 Aug 1767 this couple with 4 children had settled at Walter FSL #52, he said to be fromUC Weiler, Baden-Baden [Margraviate].  [An earlier translation of  the FSL said he was be fromUC Veileraporekenokh, Baden-Baden Margravite and the Walter Research Group had identified the origin as Waldprechtsweier, Baden-Wuerttemberg.]  By 1798 he had died, and one son, although living in Riebensdorf, Voronezh as a school teacher , while two other sons were still living in Walter (Mai1798:#18,#74 and #112).  Not found in either Kulberg or in T.

MoitzfeldGL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Quast family. This place probably was a sattelite of Bergisch Gladbach, in Berg Duchy, some 8 miles ENE of downtown Koeln city.

Molbert?, Frankreich: an unidentified place said by the Franzosen FSL to be homeUC to a Brochert/Brescher family.

MolkoFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Wien.  Spelled Molkof in 1798 (Mai1798:Wr110).

Molkof FN: see Molko.

MollekerFN: see Muellecker.

MolsheimGL, Alsace: is some 12.5 miles SW of Strasbourg and said by the Rothammel FSL to be homeUC to a Rothammel family.

Mom?, [Kur-]Sachsen: an unidentified place said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Rohr man.

Momart/Mommart, Erbach [County]: is 8 km ENE of Erbach city and was said by Shcherbakovka FSL #44 to be homeUC to Lang{J.Christoph} who married Burger{A.Margaretha} in Buedingen 9 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#625).

MombergGL, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate]: is 25 km NE of Marburg-an-der-Lahn, and said by the Schoenchen FSL to be homeUC to Adam{Valentin}, Kuhn{J.Heinrich}, Sack and Storke families.  KS:118 said this was Momberg/Marberg-He.

MombergGL: also see Mamberg.

MomlingenGL, Kurmainz: said by the Rothammel FSL to be homeUC to a Engraf family.  This actually is Moemlingen.

MondseeGL: said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Weinzettel family, and possibly to a Weinbaer family.  Kuhlberg said this was in the country of Ungarn but I do not find such a place in any present or formere Hungarian territory.  Perhaps the country given was the Austrio-Hungarian Empire, abbreviated in Kuhlberg’s source to Hungary??  This place may actually have been the same as the next entry.

Mondsee?GL, Oesterreich: said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Zag family.  There is such a place 14 miles ENE of Salzburg city.

Moneksen?, Mecklenburg: an unidentified place said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be homeUC to the Riding? family.

Mong?{A.Maria}FN: listed in the 1798 Straub census (Sr11) but I did not find the family name in any FSL. 

MoniFN: said by the Schoenchen FSL to be fromUC Cambrai.  I could find no member of this family in Mai1798.   

Moninger{Juergen/J.Georg}: Lutheran fromUC Kraichgau Kanton, Baron von Gemmingen holdings, Swabian Knights Circle, arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in June 1760.  With his wife {M.Elisabeth} and 3 children, he last reregistered in Denmark in April 1763 (EEE p.529).  By Nov 1764 they had settled in Dobrinka FSL #1 which said he was fromUC Alburg(?), Austria.

MonsFN: see Monz.

MonschFN: see Munsch.

MonschauFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Germersberg?, Freiburg, with a single Gerhard man living in the household.   Spelled Monshau in 1798 (Mai1798:Bn70, 71).

MonshauFN: see Monschau.

MonsheimGL, Kurpfalz: Brent Mai has confirmed that a Michaelis family left here to settle in Kratzke near the Volga.  It is 7 miles W of Worms.

Mont?FN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Berlin. In 1798 the family name was spelled Mundt (Mai1798:Mv2203).

MontabauerGL, [Kur-]Trier: said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Freiberger family, and possibly to a Walter family.  This surely is Montabaur.

MontabaurGL,  Kurtrier: is some 11 miles ENE of Koblenz and seems to have been the seat of a northern section of Kurtrier.

Montabeier(?)GL, Kur Trier: an unidentified place said by the Preuss FSL to be homeUC to a Resch family.  This surely is Montabaur.

Montain, Frankeich: an unidentified place said by the Cheisol FSL to be homeUC to a Fisch family.  There were at least 2 places in France spelled this way.

Monte de MarconGL, France: an unidentified place said by the Leichtling FSL to be homeUC to a Faret/Farrette? family.  Could this be Mont-de-Marsan, some 508 miles SE of Saarbrueken?

MonzFN: said  (no locality mentioned) by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Holstein.  Spelled Mons in 1798 (Mai1798:Bo08).

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

Moor, Mahr, Mohr, and Muhr: all interfiled below:

MohrFN{J.Georg}: said by the Bauer FSL (#45) to be fromUC Walldorf, Kurpfalz.  In 1798 spelled Moor (Mai1798:45, 56, 1, and 57).

MoorFN: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:671, 676, 378) with no origin, however KS:377 said he came from Gochsheim, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden. Using FHL(1,272,387), the GCRA proved this origin.  See the GCRA book for more details.   Also spelled Mohr.

MohrFN{L.Konrad}: said by the Stumpp version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL (#61) to be fromUC Muenzenberg in the  Friedberg region; said by the Pleve and Kromm versions to be fromUC Muenzenberg, Stolberg.

MoorFN{Johann}:  said by the Kratzke FSL (#46) to be fromUC Auxerre(?)/Okser(?), Frankreich.

MohrFN{Klara Christina}: the Friedburg ML says she was fromUC Niederwiesen, Pfaltz and married 12 May 1766 Weigand{J.Nicolaus}; by 1767 the couple was in Kukkus (FSL #43) (Mai&Marquardt#341).

MoorFN{Johannes}:  said by the Norka FSL (#34) to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr52, 17, 210.  The wife’s maiden name is given as Hardt in 1798 (Nr52).

MoorFN{Peter & A.Elisabeth}: T28-29 records that this Mohr couple was transported from Oranienbaum to Satatov.  Said by the Norka FSL (#175) to be fromUC [Pfalz-]Kurpfalz [Duchy] (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr98

MoorFN{Friedrich}: the Mohr man was said by the Preuss FSL (#34) to be fromUC Oppenheim, Kurpfalz.

Mohr/Marx{Katharina}FN: said by the Rohleder FSL (#29a) to be step-daughter in the Junker household.   Her family name may have been rendered Marx in 1798 (Mai1798:Mt9).

Mohr/Mahr/Moor{Nikolaus}FN: said by the Rohleder FSL (#40) to be fromUC Rastadt, and his wife was said to be from [Kur-]Mainz.   In 1798 spelled both Mahr (Mai1798:Rl23, Lz12) and Moor (Ka90), and the maiden name of the wife was given as Walter (Rl23).

Mohr{Friedrich}: KS:82 and 146 say this man fromUC Winterberg 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.

Mohr/Mar/Mahr{J.Friederich}: Lutheran fromUC Baden-Durlach Margraviate arrived in Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761.  In June 1763 they received their permit to leave Denmark.  By 1775 they had settled at Schilling (1775 census #16) (EEE p.527)

Mohr/Moor{Andreas}: with wife {Elisabeth} and 2 sons he arrived in Russia 29 Aug 1766, he said to be fromUC Darmstadt (Kulberg5185).   T35-38 records the transport of this family from Oranienbaum to Saratov but she died along the way.  By 24 Aug 1766 they had settled at Stephan FSL (#8) but are listed under the surname Stephan! he said to be fromUC Wohnfeld.   He was recorded in Stephan as a Moor at least as early as 1788 when a daughter left the colony to marry in Schwab (Mai1798:Mv2831 and Sb4).  Similiarly for 1788, 1790 see Mai1798:Mv2835, Ml31, Sp23 and  Gm68. when the family  name is repeatedly  listed as Moor.

Moor{Andreas}FN: this family was listed in the 1798 Stephan census with Feuerstein as the maiden name for the wife. 

Moor{Christine}: in 1798 she was wife to Engelhard{Eberhard} with 3 of her brothers in the household in Warenburg (Mai1798:Wr96).

MoorFN{J.Georg}: said by the Warenburg FSL (#24} to be fromUC Semd, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate] [sic].  For 1788, 1790, 1796 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2978,2986,2995, Wr96,Nk4,Bd23 and An50.

Mohr/Moor{Johannes} fromUC Hellerbach, Breuberg Condo married Cramer/Kramer{E.Margaretha} in Buedingen 9 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#623).   KS163 says this place was Hoellerbach near Erbach).  Moor and his wife {Elisabeth} arrived in Russia 29 Aug 1766 he said to be fromUC Erbach (Kulberg3766).  Not found in any later source.

MoorVV: (aka Klutschi, Klutshi, Kljutschi, and Mohr) is a Reformed faith German village founded in 1766 on the western side of the Volga.  Its  FSL is now published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol.III, pp. 155-174.  According to this, the first settlers were from the following places {italics indicate information from the Kuhlberg list} with the family names shown here in parens.   Other spellings of family names, usually from later sources are in square brackets.  Verified origin information is in red.  Unfortunately the clerk who made out the original FSL, with only one exception, recorded only the countries, not the localities, from which the settlers came.  If there is more detailed origin information in the index, the family name is underlined. The number with the family name is their FSL household number:

from Aulendiebach, Isenburg[-Buedingen County]: (Gerlach42);

from Baden-Durlach: (Braun15);

from Behren-Luebchin?: (Barelo/Bartole[Barthuly]35);

from Brandenburg: (Berend[Brendt]11);

from Bueches, Isenburg[-Buedingen County]: (frau Michel (nee Kaiser)33);

from Buedingen, Isenburg[-Buedingen County]: (Pinecker[Pinneker/Pinnecker]41);

from Calbach, [Isenburg-Buedingen County]: (Iskam53);

from Diebach, Isenburg[-Buedingen? County]: (Knaus37);

from Duedelsheim, Isenburg[-Buedingen County]: (Klaus/Claus21, Scheidt6, frau Scheidt (nee Claus or nee Kuhl)6, Willmann37);

from Frankfurt: (Benhardt54);

from Frankreich: (Lawinie[Lavernie]27);

from Gelnhausen: (Weber50);

from Hanau: (Brunner36);

from Hessen: (Braun40, Ernst22, Gieswein3);

from Isenburg: (Betz43, Bichert[Biget?]23, Brantau[Brandau]65, Bretmann[Bretman]39, Degenau52, Dermer48, Dinges60, Eckel46, Eichler66, Gallowa/Galufa/Galloy30, Gambach[Kalmbach]57, Geis68a, Geis[Geiss]69, Gerlach42, Gies28, Helwig56, Herdt61, Iskam53,59, Jackel/Jaekel55, Kempel[Kembel]25,26,70, Klaus21, Knaus37, Korell[Korel]45, Lein24, Mai63, Michael[Michel]31,33, Mohn32, Mueller38, Pinecker[Pinneker/Pinnecker]41, Rehm68, Reuter34, Rose67, Roth[Rudi]58, Scheidt6, Schott44, Schwab62, Tenius?64, Weber47, Wolf29, and possibly Ernst58a);

from Kurpfalz: (Bender13, Bickert[Picard]17, Eberhardt[Eberhard]4, Guwst?[Huff]49, Hehn[Henne]16, Moor2,7, Scherf/Scherff18, Schneider5, Schremser14, Wagner9, Zeltenreich[Seltenreich/Seldenreich]10, Zimmermann1,12, and possibly Bamberger18a, Hubert16a, and Stelwa?17a);

from Nassau-Saarbruecken: (Schierat19,20);

from Neu-Isenburg, Isenburg[-Birstein Principality]: (Galloy/Galufa/Galloy30);

from Neu Wiedermus, Isenburg[-Meerholz? County]: (Helwig56);

from Offenbach, Isenburg[-Birstein Principality]: (Herdt61);

from Pfalz: (Moor8);

from Schweiz: (Scharton[Schardon]51);

from Vonhausen, Isenburg[-Buedingen County]: (Jackel/Jaekel55).

Moorlautern/Morlautern, [Kurpfalz]: was a neighborhood just north of Kaiserslautern city, and is  where Miltenberger{Christoph} was born about 1728/30.

MoraschFN: said by both the Pleve and Stumpp versions of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be from Breuberg, Erbach, but Stumpp says on another page that they were from Muemling Grumbach.  Kromm says he they were from Hochstadt, Breuberg [County], near Erbach.  This man proved to be from Muemling Grumbach, Breuberg Condominium (half owned by Erbach County, half by Kurpfalz), situated just E of Hochstadt-im-Odenwald the seat of Breuberg Condominium (Goeg1).  This man married a Lust woman in Luebeck in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#162).

MoraschFN: Geig1 poroved that this 2nd wife of the Heisel/Heusel who settled in Frank was born in Hoechst, Breuberg Condominium.

MoraschFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be a step-son living in the Martin household.  This would imply that frau Martin was formerly frau Morasch.

Moravia Margraviate GS: this country was a constituent part of the Holy Roman Empire to the N of Vienna in what is today the southeastern part of the Czech Republic.   

MorbachGL: is some 22 miles ENE of Trier and said by the Seewald FSL to be homeUC to a Schneider family.

Morbach, [Kur-]Trier: said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to a Goebel family.  Same place as the previous entry.

Morbius{Georg,Christoph}: listed in the 1798 Seelmann census (Sm19 and 48) but I could not find them in any FSL.

MorckelFN, according to Jack Morkel based on 1726 German baptismal records, an earlier spelling of Morkel.

MoretzFN: see Moritz.

Morgenschweis{Katharina}: said in 1794 and 1798 to be the wife of Reuter{Johann} of Luzern (Mai1798:Mv1620, Wm15).

Morgenschweis{Peter}: listed in the 1798 Luzern census (Mai1798:Lz17) but found in no FSL.

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

Morhart?FN: said by the Dobrinka Morhart?FN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Rheinbach, Kurpfalz.  Later spelled Margardt[thought to be Marquardt] (Mai1798:Db39, 50).

Morin(?)GL:an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Tide family.

MoritzFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr146.

MoritzFN{Anna Eva}:  KS120 and the Buedingen ML said this woman fromUC SterckelsLN married in 1766 Becker{Wilhelm} fromUC Ronshausen,  Rothenburg (Mai&Marquardt#620).  KS:120 said she was fromUC Reckershausen near HunsrueckGL. Jerry Goertzen says she was fromUC ReckershausenLN near HunsrueGL.  By August of 1767 she apparently is listed by the Norka FL #135 as the wife of Schreiner{Wilhlem}.  The1798 Norka census confirms that this was the maiden name of frau Schreiber/Schreiner{Wilhlem} (Mai1798:Nr146)..

MoritzFN: 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.

MoritzFN: this family name was found recorded both in Herborn and in Tann marriage records 1762-1767; see Flegel trip.

MoritzFN: also see Moretz.

MorkelFN said by the Huck FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  Jack Morkel found this settler’s 1726 babtismal record in Pohl-Goens which is now 23 miles NW of Buedingen, Isenburg, and then seems to have been in the Hessen-Darmstadt Duchy.  The settler would have been born in or near Pohl-Goens.  Not listed in Kuhlberg.

MorkelRN{ Jack}: found the Pohl-Goens, Hesse 1726 baptismal record of the first Morkel settler in Huck.

Morlan/Morlang: go to Mohrland.

Morlautern: go to Moorlautern.

MorlockFN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#40) and KS:378 with no origin.  Using FHL#1,884,557, the GCRA proved their origin in Durrweiler, Freudenstadt [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See the GCRA book for more.

Morsbach?GL: an unidentified place said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Nau family.  There were at least 6 Morsbachs in the Germanies.

Mort/Martin{Catharina/Katharina}: fromUC Steinberg, Stollberg married Jost{J.Peter} 26 March 1766 in Buedingen {Mai&Marquard#464).  KS137 & 144 have Martin{Kathar.} and Steinberg near Kronach.  Not found in any later source.

Morstein?{Michael}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Orb (Lk62). Not found in any FSL and I could not find them or any likely descendant associated with any Volga colony.

Mosbach GL: an unidentified place said by the Koehler FSL to be homeUC to a Reigert family.

MosbachGL, Hesse: was then in Kurmainz and is some 7 miles SW of Aschaffenburg city.  This probably is the Mosbach of Mosbach Oberamt

MosbachGL, Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter: is right next door to Gersfeld, Hessen, and was the birthplace of the earliest known ancestor of the Zitzmann colonist who went to Frank.  It is 12 km E of Helmstadt, see Berwangen.

Mosbach, Kurpfalz: is 21 miles ESE of Heidelberg city, and said by the Reinwald FSL to be homeUC to the Dagen fanily.

MosbachGL, Mosbach Amt, Baden: is some 21 miles ESE of Heidelberg city, and was proven by the GCRA to be the place where Unruh married and lived just before migrating to Glueckstal.  See the GCRA book for details.  This is the same place as the previous and following entries, 40-50 years later!

Mosbach OberamtGL, Kurpfalz: is the district of the town of Mosbach and its surrounding villages, and said by the Anton FSL to be homeUC to Metzger, Rothe, and Werfel families.

MoscheimGS: an unidentified place, presumably a country, said by Kuhlberg to be homeUC to the Schnell family that first settled in Kano.

MoschwitzGL, South Prussia:  now Muszkowice, Poland, some 4.5 miles NW of Ziebice and some 32 miles S of Breslau (now Wroclaw).  The GCRA says there is strong evidence that a Dollinger son was born here before the family removed to Berdorf and Glueckstal.

MosebachFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr84, 163 and 170.

MosebachFN: the 1798 Norka census gives this as the maiden name of the wife of an Isenburger Brehm (Mai1798:Nr70).

MosebachFN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Hessen-Kassel [Landgraviate].  I could not find members of this family in  Mai1798.

MosebachFN: also see Mossbach.

MoselFN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Nassau-Weilburg [Principality].  I could not find him in Mai1798.

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

Moser FN: a Friedberg ML said this woman from UC Eschbach, Riedesel married a Kuhn man in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#325); by 1767 this couple was in Straub.

MosigkauGL, [Anhalt-]Dessau [Principality]: is some 3 miles SW of Dessau city and said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be home to a Richter family.  Dr. Waeschke verified this origin of the Richter family in Anhalt-Dessau archival records (Mai&Marquardt#1139).

MosisschrieberFN: according to the Buedingen ML, this woman married a Frantz man in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#431).  The Goebel FSL gave her maiden name as Schrieber.

MosmannFN: said by the Volmer FSL to be fromUC Kusel, Zweibruechen.  Later spelled Mossmann.

MossbachFN: see Mosebach.

MossmannFN: see Mosmann.

MothernGL, Seltz [Amt], Elsass: is some 4 miles NE of Eberbach-Seltz and incorrectly was said by KS:327 to be homeUC to a Keller, actually a Kessler, who went to Glueckstal.  Same place as the next entry.

MothernGL, Weissenberg [Oberamt], Elsass: is some 11 miles SW of Wissembourg city, and was mistakenly said by the 1816 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to a Keller{Jacob} family.

MotzFN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Treibe?, Hessen-Kassel [Landgraviate].   Spelled Mutz in 1798 (Mai1798:Mn6), and possibly Motz as well (Wr12)?

Mounie{Fransois}FN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be fromUC Are, Frankreich with a wife whose maiden name was Mueller.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Mounie{M.Angelika}FN: listed by the Franzosen FSL as an orphan girl in the Certele household.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Muck?FN: according to the Dietel FSL this Muck? orphan lived with the Herger family that wass from fromUC Zenbar(?), Elsass.  I could not find him in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Muckendorf GL: see Meckendorf.

Mudles, Fulda [Bishopric]: an unidentifely place said to be home to Mueller{Johannes} who married Grau{Katharina}.

MudersbachGL: there are two: 1) is 4 miles SW of Siegen city and was in Sayn-Altenkirchen County, now Rhineland-Palatinate;  2) is 7 miles E of Herborn and was in Solms-Hohensolms County, now Hessen.

Mueckendorf GL: see Meckendorf.

Muhl{Julianna+1c}:  Kulberg157 said this widow was fromUC Gruenberg.  Not found either in T or in any pu blushed FSL … if she was still alive she probably had remarried and was listed under her new married name …

MuehlFN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Willebadessen.  For 1798 see Mai1798: Nm10, 12, 50.  At one time Pleve had rendered the family Mull, and the place Willberegein(?).

Muehl/Muhl{Christina E.}: listed in the Susannental 1798 census as the wife of Schaefer{J.Peter} (Mai1798:Ss15) but not found in any FSL.  Spelled Muhl in 1767 (T996).

Muehl{Johannes}: this man was listed in Susannental in 1796 as the father of a daughter who went to Kano to marry (Mai1798:2884, Kn23).  I could not locate them in any FSL or in the T.

Muehl/MuhlFN{Johann}: Lutheran with wife {Anna} and 4 children arrived in Russia 35 July 1766, he said to be from [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate]  (Kulberg#2525).   Later in 1766 Muhl{J.Heinrich} with wife {Anna}and the 4 children in Oranienbaum took ship for the Volga, a fifth child born enroute (T6837-6843).  By 12 May 1767  he, wife {A.Margarethe} and the 5 had settled at Warenburg FSL #83 which said he was fromUC Altenbueren, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].   For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr112 and En21.  Using FHL#1195898 Dona Reeves-Marquandt  found in Alten Buseck church records for 1752-1766  baptisms of 6 of their children and deaths of 2.

MuehlFN: also see Mihl and Mull.

Muehlbach, Kurfuerstentum Pfalz: nka Muehlbach-an-der-Glan is 24 km NW of Kaiserslautern city and was said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Derr family.

MuehlbacherFN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be the maiden name of frau Staudaker.

Muehleback, Prussia: an unidentified place which the GCRA found associated with a Berg family in 1791.

MuehlbergerFN: see Muelberger.

MuehldorfGL, is an unidentified locality which according to the Frank FSL was in the state of Holstein and was homeUC to a Schuhmacher family.

MuehleckerFN: see Muellecker

MuehlenbachGL: an unidentified place said by the Keller FSL to be homeUC to a Klotz{Heinrich} family.  There is a Muehlenbach some 21 miles NE of Freiburg city, and one just outside Luxembourg city.

Muehlendorf, Bamberg [Bishopric]: is 4 miles SW of Bamberg city, and said by the Hoelzel FSL to be homeUC to a Weber family.

MuehlhausFN: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Urlichstadt?, Darmstadt, with a Thomas{Konrad} stepson in the household.  Spelled both Muehlhaus and Muehlhausen in 1798 (Mai1798:Nk35/Nk27, 43).

MuehlhausenFN see Muehlhaus.

Muelhausen: an unidentified place said by the Recruiter Beauregard list to have been homeUC to the  Schlegel{Gottlieb} family; Kuhlberg said this was in [Kur-]Sachsen (Lk131).

MuehlhausenGL, Preussen: is now Mlynary, Poland some 12 miles E of Elbang, and said by the Jost FSL to be homeUC to a Litke family.  Also see Milhausen.

Muehlhausen-an-der-EnzGL, Vaihingen-a.-d.-Enz [Amt], Wuerttemberg: proven by the GCRA to be home to the Bauer woman (aka frau Teske), and the Rapp family that went to Bergdorf, as well as home to Bauer{Alexander}who went to Glueckstal; see their book for more details.

MuelhausenGL/GS:  this may have been Muelhausen Imperial City, which was a free imperial city, i.e. an independent country, from 1256 to 1802, some 16.5 miles ENE of Eisenach city and some 108 miles NE of Frankfurt-am-Main, or it may refer to one of over 2 dozen other Muelhausens in the German-speaking lands.   Said by the Frank FSL to be homeUC to a Frank family.  Said by the Goebel FSL to be homeUC to a Bachmann and perhaps a Neumann family.  A Woerhd ML says this was homeUC to a Hack man who in 1766 married a Mueller woman; by 1767 they were in Hoelzel (Mai&Marquardt#796).  Said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Holstein family.  Kulberg136 said Hahnstein{Johann+w} were fromUC there. The Urbach FSL said it was homeUC  to an Urbach family.

Muelhausen Imperial CityGS:  was a free imperial city, i.e. an independent country, from 1256 to 1802, and  is some 16.5 miles ENE of Eisenach city and David Schmidt says the Russian version of the Urbach FSL said it was homeUC  to Urbach{J.Jacob}.

MuehlhausenGL/GS:  aka Mulhouse, is 18 miles NW of Basel city, and may in the 1760s have been independent, but closely allied with some Swiss cantons.

MuehlhofenGL, Bergzabern [Amt], Rheinpfalz: is 4 miles NE of Bad Bergzabern, and was proven by the GCRA as home to the Bermann/Permann/Perman/Perrmann family that went to Kassel.

Muehling{Johann}: in 1798 age 40 in Hussenbach #, wife Deim/Dehm{Elisabeth} 40 from Doenhof (Mai1798:Hs35).  The wife’s maiden name was likely Deines.

MuehlingenGL: an unidentified place said by the Mariental FSL to be homeUC to a Stengel family.  There at least two villages of this name in Baden-Wuerttemberg.

Muehlried, Kurbayern: is 25 km SW of Ingolstadt city.

Muehlried, Wuerrtemberg[sic?]: said by the Urbach FSL to be homeUC  to a Balzer family.  The only Muehlried I can find was in Kurbayern in the 1760s, not in the Wuerttemberg duchy.

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

Muehrd FN: see Muehrden.

MuehrdenFN: she married a Stammer man in Luebeck in 1764; the couple was in the Transport List but so far has not been found settled in Russia (Mai&Marquardt#3).

MuelbergerFN{Casimir}: said by the Degott FSL to be fromUC Meisenheim, Kurpfalz.  Spelled Muehlberger in 1798 (Mai1798: Br59).

Muehlbach: an unidentified place said by Recruiter Beauregard’s 1768 list to have been homeUC to a Hermann{Matthias} family (Lk139)  [probable first settlers in Zug].  In ther German-speaking lands there were some 2 Mulbachs and 28 Muelbachs.

Muehlecker{Conrad}: said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Pfaffenwiesbach (Lk85). Not found in any FSL and I could not find them or any likely descendant associated with any Volga colony.

MuelleckerFN {Peter}, {Johannes}: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Kecklingen?, Kurpfalz.   Spelled {Johannes} Molleker in 1798 (Mai1798:Bn2, 29, 53).  Spelled {Peter} Molleker (Bn30) and Muehlecker (Bn59) in 1798 (Mai1798).

MuellerFN: in the following find Miller and Mueller as if all were Muller.

MuellerFN: said by the Anton FSL to be fromUC Heidelberg Oberamt, Kurpfalz.  For 1798 see Mai1798:An13, 18, and 22.

Mueller{A. Margareta}FN: said by the 1798 Balzer census to be the maiden name of frau Weisheim{Johannes} (Mai1798:Bz22).

Mueller{Ernst}FN: said by the Balzer FSL to be fromUC Isenburg(no state or locality identified).  Stumpp says fromUC Offenbach but Mai&Marquardt#423 show he had the wrong Mueller.  In 1798 the maiden name of the wife is given as Schneider (Mai1798:(Bz24), for others in this line see (Ks76 and possibly 14?).

MuellerFN{Wilhelm}: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Hessen-Kassel (no locality mentioned).  Probably died prior to the 1798 census.

MuellerFN{Friedrich}: said by the Bauer FSL to be fromUC Holstein (no other locality mentioned).  Where in 1798?

MillerFN: said by the Bauer FSL to be from Fraenkisch-Crumbach, Darmstadt.  Miller was a misspelling – according to Fraenkisch-Crumbach parish records the family name was Eidmueller (Mai&Marquardt#1277).  In 1798 spelled Eitemueller (Mai1798:Br30, 51, and Mr4).  Zahn this was the maiden name of the wife in the Eidemueller family that left Fraenkisch-Crumbach in 1766 (Gieg1); and settled in Bauer under the name Miller (FSL #1).

Miller/MuellerFN: the Belowescher Kolonien FSL says he was fromUC Erbach (no locality mentioned) but that he died in Oranienbaum so his widow then married there a Rech/Wergensrech man also from Erbach.

Miller/MuellerFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Schoenberg(?).

MuellerFN{G.Paul, Michael}: see Miller{G.Paul, Michael} of Bergdorf and Glueckstal.

MillerFN{G.Paul, Michael}: listed in the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:659) and in the Glueckstal 1816 census (KS:678, 376) without origin.  The GCRA using FHL(1,056,989) has proven his origin in Beinstein, Waiblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg. .  See the GCRA book for additonal detail.

Miller{Joseph}FN: listed in the Bergdorf 1816 census (KS:659) without origin.  Using FHL 905,257, the GCRA proved the family came from Smolin, Reichau [Kreis], Galicia.  See their book for more details.  Also spelled Mueller.

MuellerFN{Christian Friedrich}:  listed by the Bergdorf 1858 census (KS:667) without origin.  Origin in Neckarwestheim, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg was proven by TAS and GP using FHL(1,184,925).  See the GCRA book for more details.

MuellerFN{A.Maria}: fromUC Hessen-Darmstadt married Funck/Funk{J.Heinrich in Luebeck 20 August 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#285).  Not found in KS, Kulberg or T.  By Aug. 1767 they had settled in Boaro FSL (#163).

MuellerFN{Christian}:  said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Oranienbaum, Dessau.  Said to have left Oranienbaum for Russia but previously to have been from Jonitz, Dessau (Mai&Marquardt#1126).   A probable reference to this family in 1794  (Mai1798: Mv333).

MuellerFN{ChristianLudwig}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Gen(?), Darmstadt.  A probable reference to this family (Mai1798:Ka1).

MuellerFN{G.Michael}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Echem, Sachsen.  In 1798 his wife’s maiden name is given as Schmidt (Mai1798: Bx18).

MuellerFN{Johannes}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Lambsheim(?), Darmstadt.   I did not identify their 1798 whereabouts.

MuellerFN{J.Jakob}: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Ebescht(?) (no locality mentioned).  For 1791 and 1798  see Mai1798:Mv324,Sh6,13.

Mueller: see Schmidt of Boaro.

MuellerFN: said by the Boregard FSL to be the maiden name of frau Gernieier? and the family name of a stepson {Nicloaus2} listed in the household.

MuellerFN {Nicholas1} FN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Enachenzerl?.

Mueller FN {Wilhelm}: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Friedewald, Hessen with Jensen stepchildren in the household. 

Mueller FN{Just}: said (no locality mentioned) by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Fromhausen?, Holland with a Meinhart orphan boy in the household.

Mueller{Michael}FN: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Mannhausen.

MuellerFN {Heinrich}: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Neuhausen.

Mueller FN {Georg}: said by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Orgus?, Danzig.

Mueller{Andreas} FN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Boregard FSL to be fromUC Rurkirch?, Kumainz, and the frau’s maiden name was given as Rot with a Rot stepdaughter living in the household.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

MuellerFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC the Bassenheim [Barony].

MuellerFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Burbach, Kurmainz.

MuellerFN{Jacob}: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC [Kur-]Pfalz (no locality indicated).  In 1798 the maiden name of the wife was given as Applehans  (Mai1798:Sd33). For additional family members in 1792 and 1794  see Mai1798:Mv409, 421.  For possible other 1798 entries see Mai1798: Br2?, 44?.

MuellerFN{Johann}: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC [Kur-]Pfalz (no locality indicated).  For possible 1798 entries see Mai1798: Br2?, 44?.

MuellerFN{Michael}: said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Elsass, France (no locality indicated).  For possible 1798 entries see Mai1798: Br2?, 44?.

MuellerFN{Paul}: said by the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Backenheim(?), Wuerttemberg.  For 1797 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv430, Dt79, 7, and maybe Dt80?, Br2?, 44?.

MuellerFN: said by the Dinkel FSL to be fromUC Anhalt-Dessau (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: the Dinkel FSL says this orphan was living in a Ertel household from Dinkelscherben, Schwaben.

MuellerFN: the Dinkel FSL says this orphan was living in a Cromberg household from Scherbeck(?), Holstein.

MuellerFN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Barger(?), Kurpfalz.

MuellerFN: a Luebeck ML says this woman married a Heidelbach man in 1766; by 1767 this couple was in Dobrinka (Mai&Marquardt#135).  The 1798 census says her maiden name was Milin (Mai1798:Db66).

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

Mueller{Eva Margaretha}: EEE p.447 said she was wife to Goettlinger/HettingerFN{Michael/Michel} who first settled in Denmark and then in Doenhof FSL #6.

MuellerFN: according to the Doenhof FSL he was a orphan in a Funk household from Runkel, Wuerttemberg.

MuellerFN: two other families said by the Stumpp supplement to the Dietel FSL to be fromUC Pfalz (no locality indicated).

MuellerFN: said by the Dreispitz FSL to be fromUC Mittelsbach, Thueringen.

MuellerFN: said by the Dreispitz FSL to be fromUC Rabin?, Darmstadt.

MuellerFN{Martin}: said by the Frank FSL #25 to be fromUC Bingenheim, Hessen-Darmstadt.  Jim Pickelhaupt said he found his origin.

MuellerFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Gminterdreick(?), Isenburg.

MuellerFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Piver(?), Hannover.  This couple married at St. Jacob’s Lutheran Church in Luebeck in 1766; the marriage records said he was from Hanau, and she was a Hahn from Duengen [this would be the Barony of Thuengen – Dick Kraus] in Franconia.

MuellerFN said by the Frank FSL to be fromUC Selzich(?), Sachsen.  The Buedingen ML says this man, Conrad Mueller, was fromUC Salzungen and in 1766 married an Illingen woman fromUC the same place (Mai&Marquardt#708).

MuellerFN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be the maiden name of frau Mounie{Fransois}.

MuellerFN{Philipp}: said by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:674, 382) to be fromUC Kassel, Hessen.  The GCRA thinks he probably was fromUC Volksberg, Zabern [Amt], Elsass, but due to missing records could not prove it.

MillerFN {Friedrich}: listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:678) with no origin.  See the GCRA book for additonal detail.

MuellerFN: said by the Graf FSL to be fromUC Alzey, Kurpfalz.

MuellerFN: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Fulda (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: said by the Grimm FSL to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: according to a Luebeck ML a Mueller woman fromUC Hillmershausen married in 1766 a Loeffler man; by 1767 this couple was in Grimm (Mai&Marquardt#220).

MuellerFN: two families not found so far  in an FSL but were in the 1775 Grimm census #4 and 14.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Gm10, 93, 101, 138 and Dh70.

MuellerFN: two families arrived in South Russia in 1827 and settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Mittelstadt, Urach Oberamt, Wuerttemberg.  Stumpp p.599 has a Mueller Gueldendorf 1817 settler from Kottweil, Weiblingen, Wuerttemberg.

Mueller{Christian}FN: said by the Hildmann FSL to be an orphan in the Haas household.

Mueller{Johann}FN: said by the Hildman FSL to be fromUC Hannover (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Hd19, Kl70, but also spelled Missler in 1798 (Km9)

Mueller{Jacob}: Lutheran fromUC Lindenfels Amt, Kurpfalz arrived at Fridericia, Juetland Royal Province in May 1760.  With {Eva M.}his wife, and 4 children he last reregistered in Denmark in January 1765.  By May 1766 they had reached Kronstadt and in August 1766 in Oranienbaum he signed a written pledge to settle in the Hirschenhof colony in Latvia (EEE p.530).

Mueller{A.Maria}FN: according to the 1798 census this was the maiden name of frau Bustert of Hoelzel (Mai1798:Hz15).

Mueller{Nikolaus/Margareta}FN: listed by the Hoelzel FSL as orphans in the Manlinger household.

Mueller{Walpurga}FN: according to a Woerhd ML this woman fromUC Ruehrenberg, Regensburg married in 1766  Hack{Andreas}; by 1767 they were in Hoelzel #53 (Mai&Marquardt#796).  KS132 says she was daughter of {Georg} fromUC Ruehrenburg near Regensburg.

MuellerFN: said by Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be fromUC Schwickartshausen, near Nidda, while the Pleve says they were from NiddaUC. 

MuellerFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Brandenburg (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: listed by the Jost FSL but no origin was given.

MuellerFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Karlsbad, Boehmen.

Mueller{Adam}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Mendt.

Mueller{Christian}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Pesternick?, Sachsen-Gotha.

Mueller{Gottlieb}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be a step-son in the Anschutz household.

Mueller{J.Christian}FN: the Kano FSL did not give an origin for this couple.

Mueller{J.Christian}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Wesel with a von Rau orphan boy in the household.

Mueller{Jonas}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Ebergoetzen, [Kurbraunshweig].  According to a Luebeck ML this man married a Kern woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#213).

Mueller{Konrad}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Hunzel with a Paul{Maria} step-daughter in the household.  In 1798 the wife’s maiden name was given as Schmidt (Mai1798:Gf22).  According to a Luebeck ML this man married the widow Pavel, nee Schmidt, in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#175).

Mueller{Martin}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Ebergoetzen, [Kurbraunshweig].

Mueller{Philipp}FN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Marienhafen?.

Mueller{Gottfried, Hyronimus}FN: listed by the 1858 Kassel census (#238) with no origin but KS:380 said this family came from Neipperg, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  Using FHL#1,184,764 the GCRA proved this origin.  See their book for more. 

Miller{G.Peter, J.Philip}FN: both the 1816 Kassel census (#21) and KS:376 said this family came fromUC Frickenhausen, Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg. More properly spelled Mueller.  Using FHL#493,207, the GCRA proved their origin in Kellenbach, Simmern Kreis, Preussen Rheinland; they also found other indications that this family was later in Oberschlettenbach, Bergzabern [Amt], Rheinpfalz and in Mainz and/or Frankfurt-am-Main prior to going to Russia.  See the GCRA book for more.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Doengelstiel(?), Schwaben or Nuernberg.

MuellerFN: wife of Charles, and said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Erlangen, Bayreuth.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Gau.

MuellerFN{Paul}: Kulberg122 said they were from Friedberg, but the Katharinenstadt FSL (#91) said they were fromUC Gruenberg, and removed to Schaffhausen in 1768.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Limburg.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Nuernberg or Doengelstiel(?), Schwaben with a Hartwig wife fromUC Achteleben.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Almerschlach, Wuerzburg.  A Luebeck ML says this man married a Vogelein woman in 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#24).

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Baerwalde.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Darmstadt (no locality mentioned).

MuellerFN: the Katharinenstadt FSL gives Herr Bishof’s wife’s maidenname as Mueller but gives no separate place of origin for her – he is listed as fromUC Dessau.

MuellerFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Strehla, Sachsen with a Bager wife fromUC Frankfurt-am-Main.

MuellerFN{Herman}: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Heimbach, Wuerttemberg.  For 1798 see (Mai1798:Nk19, Mv1888).

Mueller{M.Catharina}:  a Luebeck ML reported she in 1766 married a Doering man (Mai&Marquardt#110).  First known wife of Doering{Johann}.  By 1767 he was in Koehler FSL #19 married now to a Heil woman.

Mueller FN: two families said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Fulda (no locality given), and one frau’s maiden name was given as Seger (no origin given).

MuellerFN: said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Liebstedt, Preussen.

MuellerFN: said by the Kolb FSL to be fromUC Spredlingen.

MuellerFN{J.Ernst}: fromUC Burgbracht married in Buedingen Emmol{A.Margarethe} fromUC Mockstadt on 14 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#647). The Kraft FSL (#66) had his name as {Fritz} saying he was fromUC Burgebrach.  KS146 said he was both fromUC Isenburgischen and fromUC Burgbracht . For 1793 see Mai1798:Mv2841 and for 1798 Mai1798:Kf41.

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

MuellerFN: according to the Krasnoyar FSL a Mueller orphan was living with a Kaiser family that had come fromUC Marburg(?), Hessen.

MuellerFN: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be fromUC Obersinn, Wuerzburg.

Mueller/MillerFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Saarbruecken, Nassau.

Mueller/MillerFN: said by the Kratzke FSL to be fromUC Wiesbaden, Nassau.

MuellerFN: said by the Kukkus FSL to be fromUC Niedershausen(?), Braunfels.

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

Mueller{A.Catharina}: married Boeckel/Beckel{Georg}} (no origin given for either) in Buedingen 17 April 1766  (Mai&Marquardt#546 & KS122). Not listed in Kulberg or T.  By July 1767 they had settled in Kutter FSL #46  which said he was fromUC Hessen.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Kt46.

MuellerFN: said by the Laub FSL says this orphan was living with his uncle Stuertz.

MuellerFN: said by the Lauwe FSL to be a step-son living in the Stieglitz household (which was fromUC Freiberg, Sachsen) this would indicate that frau Stieglitz must earlier have been frau Mueller.  Indeed, a Rosslau ML states that herr Stieglitz in 1766 married a Mueller woman (Mai&Marquardt#963).

MillerFN: said by the Leichtling FSL to be fromUC Mainz (no locality mentioned).  Later spelled Meller.

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

MuellerFN: said by the Mariental FSL to be the first husband of the woman who then married the Herz man from Cassel, Kurtrier.

MuellerFN: he is said by the Mariental FSL to be fromUC Weilburg, Nassau and his wife is said to be fromUC Busendorf,  Frankreich her first husband having been a Risch.   The 1798 Mariental census gives Frau Mueller's maiden name as Kessler (Mai1798:Mt80).

MillerFN: said by the Merkel FSL to be fromUC RigaGL, Lifland.

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

MuellerFN: said by the  Moor 1798 census to be the maiden name of a frau Knaus (Mai1798:Mo47).

MuellerFN: said by the Moor FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned). In 1798 the wife’s maiden name was given as Knaus (Mai1798:Mo15).  The Buedingen ML says this man fromUC Wiedermus married in 1766 a Knausen woman fromUC Diebach; Stump says he was fromUC Alt-Wiedermus and gives her maiden name as both Knausen and Knaus (Mai&Marquardt#496).

MuellerFN: said by the Mueller FSL to be fromUC Homburg according to Pleve p.175, or Hamburg according to Mai and Marquardt (#539). 

MuellerFN: said by the Mueller FSL to be fromUC Geien?, while Kuhlberg gives Stolberg as the state.

Miller/Mueller{Karl} FN: listed by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#46) and KS:376 with no origin.  The GCRA found a record saying this family had arrived in Hilsbach, South Prussia in 1803 from Kahenbach, which they think may be a mistake for Salmbach;  that place they think may either have been in Elsass or in Neuenbuerg [Amt], Wuerttemberg.  See their book for more.  I might note that there was a Kehrenbach, Hesse.

Mueller{Jakob}FN: said by both the 1858 Neudorf census (#236) and KS:380 to have been fromUC Koenigsbach, Pforzheim [Amt], Baden.  The GCRA believes this man is the son of Joseph Miller of Bergdorf (1816 #23) and has been unable to identify his ancestral village before the family went to Galicia.  See their book for more.

MuellerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Fauerbach.  The wife’s maiden name was given as Weiss in 1798 (Mai1798:Or62).

Mueller{Elizabeth} FN: said by a Schlitz ML to be fromUC Sterfritz and to have married in 1766 Peter Lotz who settled in Neidermonjou (Mai&Marquardt#738).  Also said by the 1798 census to be the maiden name of frau Lotz{Peter}.

Mueller{Johannes} FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Breitenbach.  For 1798 see Mai1798: Nm11 which gives his wife’s maiden name as Maeser.

MuellerFN{Kaspar49}: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Gebersdorf.

Mueller{Martin} FN: said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be fromUC Breitenbach.  For 1798 see Mai1798: Nm23 which gives his wife’s maiden name as Borg.

Mueller{Ernst Wilhelm}: he married  on 13 March 1766 Eberling{A.Maria} in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#423).  KS146 says he was fromUC Offenbach,  Isenburg{-Birstein Principality} and left to go to Balzer.  However,  in 1767 they were recorded in the Norka FSL (#21) which said he was fromUC Isenburg.  For 1792 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv1962, Nr157, 69, Ko49, and possibly Ms8, Nr169, 150, 117, and 173?   

MuellerFN{Georg}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  The wife’s maiden name is given as Winter in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr87); for possible other family members in 1798 see Ms8. 

MuellerFN{Heinrich}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  This couple surely died before the 1798 census. 

MuellerFN{Heinrich}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr133 and Sz24, and possibly Nr150. 

MuellerFN{Johannes}:  said by the Norka FSL #188 to be fromUC Stolberg (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Nr156 and Kf26, and possibly Nr117, 169, 173 and Ms8?

MuellerFN{Johannes}: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr156 and 95, and possibly Nr117, 150, 173 and Ms8?

MuellerFN{Konrad}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned).  The wife’s maiden name was given as Krieger in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr28).  For possible other family members in 1798 see Mai1798:Nr169, 173, 150, 117 and Ms8?. 

MuellerFN{Nicolaus}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  The wife’s maiden name is given as Hoffmann in 1798 (Mai1798:Nr17, also see Nr6). 

MuellerFN{Otto}:  said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr 69, and possibly Nr120 and Ms8?  The wife’s maiden name was given as Weber in 1798.  The Buedingen ML says this man married an Weber woman in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#635). 

 Mueller FN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Obernzenn?, [Seckendorff Barony?].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om3?

MuellerFN: said by the Orlovskaya FSL to be fromUC Ing?.

MuellerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be a stepson living in the Steininger household.

MuellerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Katzenbach.

MuellerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Lauterbach.

MuellerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be a stepson living in a Seltzer household.

MuellerFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be an orphan boy in the Seltzer household.

MuellerFN: see Lutz of Pfeiffer.

MuellerFN: said by the Phillipsfeld FSL to be fromUC Friedewald, [Hessen-Kassel Landgraviate].  For 1769 see Mai1798:Mv2284).

Miller{Karl}FN:  listed in the 1772 Pobochnaya first settlers’ list (pb32) with no origin mentioned ; for 1798 see Mai1798:Pb15.

MillerFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Halle, Brandenburg.  Later spelled Mueller.

Mueller{Christoph} FN: said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Stolberg-Gedern [County].   For 1793 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2413, Rw10 and Sz13, and possibly Mv2422(1797), Pl22, Rw20, and 45?

Mueller{J.Philipp+}FN: said by the Reinwald FSL to be step-children in the Oberheim household.  For possible 1798 entries see Mai1798:Mv2422(1797), Pl22, Rw20, and 45?

MuellerFN{A.Maria}: married Brungardt{Franz Peter} in Rosslau 28 May 1765 (Mai&Marquardt#851).  KS123 has her name as Wulff{M.Margaretha}!  They (wife=Susanna) arrived in Russia on 8 Aug 1766 (Kulberg3338).  Not found in T.  The wife was said by the Rohleder FSL #8 to be {A.Maria} fromUC [Kur-]Trier (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see (Mai1798:Hr8, 13).  Also spelled Brumgard in 1798 (Mai1798:Rl07).

Mueller{A.Katharina}FN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Zeilaf?, Herrschaft von Gleichen.

Mueller{Christoph}FN: listed in the Rosenheim FSL with no origin; Kuhlberg said he was fromUC Nuernberg.  For 1788 and maybe 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2900 and maybe Ka61?

Mueller{Johannes}FN: said by the Rosenheim FSL to be fromUC Kiebingen?, Hezogtum Wuerttemberg[sic?].  For 1788 and 1798 see Mv2461, Sk2 and possibly Nr117.

Mueller{Friedrich}FN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC [Baden-]Durlach [Margraviate].  For 1790 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2470,Sf14 and Sp32.

Mueller{Johann}FN: his widow, the wife of Bergstein, was said by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Keller?, [Kur-]Brandenburg.

Mueller{Johann}FN: according to the Schaefer FSL he died enroute to Russia and his widow fromUC Keller?, [Kur-]Brandenburg then married Bergstein.

Mueller{J.Conrad}FN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Schaefer FSL to be fromUC Sachsen-Gotha [Duchy].  For 1792 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2524,Sf2(where the wife’s maiden name was given as Kohlmann), Gf23 and Sf7.

MuellerFN: said by the Schulz FSL to be fromUC Birkheim, Leiningen [County][sic?] with Frei orphans in the household.  The Muellers surely had died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.

Mueller{Catharina}: wife of  Altergot(t)FN{F.Ludwig}who is listed in the Doenhof FSL (#91),  her maiden name being identified in Mai1798:Sw20.

MuellerFN: said by the Schwab FSL to be fromUC Eschau.  I could not find this family in Mai798.

Mueller{A.Margaretha}FN: said by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC Lauterbach, [Fulda Bishopric/Riedesel Barony].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sk17.   A Luebeck 1766 baptism record gives her maiden name as Weitz, her husband’s name as {Johann} (from Lauterbach) and the name of the son just born as {Valentin} (Mai&Marquardt#1316).

Mueller{Charlotta}:  listed in the 1798 Schwed census but I cannot find her in any FSL.

Mueller{Jacob}FN: said (no locality mentioned) by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC [Kur-]Mainz.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om76.

Mueller{J.Heinrich}FN: said by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC Lugano?.  For 1792 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2704,Sw15 and Sk9.  The 1798 Schwed census gave the wife’s maiden name as Keltel (Sw27).

Mueller{J.Jacob}FN: said by the Schwed FSL to be fromUC Lugano?. For 1788, 1791 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv 2701, Sw27, Rh10, Sk9 and possibly Mv2693 and Sk17.

Mueller{Rosina}FN:  said by the 1798 census to have come from Schwed but I cannot find her in any FSL.

Mueller{Adam}FN: listed in the Seelmann FSL but no origin was given.  In 1798 the wife might be in Shcherbakovka (Mai1798:Sv14)?

Mueller{Margaretha FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Reuthlingen [Imperial City].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sm43.

Mueller{Michael} FN: said by the Seelmann FSL to be fromUC Ingolstadt, [Kurbayern?].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sm23 and for possible 1798s see Sm21 and Ka74.

MuellerFN{J.Wilhelm}: said by thePleve transcription of the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#20) to be fromUC Friburg? in the County of Riesenburg (probably means Isenburg?).  The previous version had said the was fromUC Friburg?, Rissenburg County.  The wife’s maiden name was given as Kaiser in 1798 (Mai1798:Sk20).  According to a Luebeck ML this man fromUC Pinnstadt married in 1766 a Keyser woman fromUC Eckenshausen (Mai&Marquardt#221).

Mueller{Johann}FN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be step-children in the Dietrich household.  Might be at Mai1798:St9 and/or 37 in 1798??

Mueller{Samuel}FN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be an orphan in the Stahl household.

Mueller{Friedrich}FN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Ketternschwalbach, Nassau-Usingen [Principality].  For 1796 and  possible 1798 references see Mai1798:Mv2021 and possibly Pb15 and Sg66.

Mueller{J.Adam}: said by the 1798 census to be “from Stephan” (Mai1798:Kf42).  Although the ages differ this might well be the young man in the Yagodnaja Polyana FSL #53a..

Mueller{Nicolaus}FN: said by the Stephan FSL to be fromUC Engelrod, [Riedesel Barony].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sp28 and Gk23.

Mueller{Adam}FN: said by the Susannental FSL to be fromUC Heidenfeld?, Wuerzburg [Bishopric].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Ss10.

Mueller{J.Georg}FN: said by the Susannental FSL to be fromUC Wetter?, Hessen[-Kassel Landgraviate].  For 1790 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2878 and Bb36.

Mueller{Christian}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Tiligraut?, Dienheim.  I could not find him in Mai1798.

Mueller{Heinrich}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Tra?, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].   The wife’s maiden name was given as Behm in 1798 (Mai1798:Wr66).  Vera Beljakova-Miller, a descendant, says the family name has been spelled Muller and more often Miller. 

Mueller(Joaholz)FN: said (with no locality mentioned) by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Hanau, with a Gorsch orphan boy in the household.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr1.

Mueller{J.Friedrich}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Winden, Nassau[-Usingen Principality].  They surely died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses.  A Luebeck birth record gives the wife’s maiden name as Hein (Mai&Marquardt#1284).

Mueller{J.Georg}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Langenhain, [Hessen-]Darmstadt [Landgraviate].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Wr12.

Mueller{J.Heinrich}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Bothfeld, Hannover [i.e.Kurbraunschweig], with stepsons [who it turned out were Grossmann].

Mueller{J.Peter}: is listed in the Warenburg FSL as living in Saratov but no age or origin is provided.  I could not find him in Mai1798.

Mueller{J.Heinrich}: the Recruiter Beauregard list (Lk107) said he was fromUC Kerzenheim, [Nassau-Weilburg Principality] and went to Wittmann in 1768. They may have been Wittmann first settlers, but I did not find them in Mai1798.

Mueller{A.Katharina}FN: a possible early settler of Zuerich this widow left in 1797 (Mai1798:Mv3091).  In 1798 she is listed in Mai1798:Sh33.

Mueller{Andreas}: married Voss{Margaretha}14 June 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#83 & KS146).  Not found in Kulberg, T or in any published FSL.

Mueller{Andreas}: arrived in Russia with wife and two children ages 10 and 7 before 7 January 1765   (Fond 283, file 42, pp. 2, 11).  I have found no further record of these people.

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

Mueller{A.Eva}: married Gagnus{Philipp Gustav}22 Jan 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#45).  {Gustaw & Eva} arrived in Russia 20 May 1766, he said to be from [Kur-]Pfalz, and p.24 said they went to Livonia  (Kulberg235).  Not found in any later source.

Muller{Casper}: was god-father at the baptism of  Becker{Johann }’s son in Friedberg 16 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1364).  Apparently he took transport in Oranienbaum for the Volga (Kulberg6971).  No later record found.

Muller{Cathar. E.}: from Donholtzhausen, she was god-mother at the baptism of  Becker{Johann }’s son in Friedberg 16 May 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1364). No later record found.

Mueller{David}: on 4 March 1765 was a witness at the marriage of Nirrenheim/Nerheim{Michal/J.Michael} and the widow Schultz{Dorothy} (Fond 283, file 42, p.16).  I have found no further record of these people.

MuellerFN{J.Andreas}: married a Pager woman in Luebeck in 1765; they have not yet been found resident in Russia (Mai&Marquardt#28).

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

Mueller{J.Jacob}:recorded as a godparent at the 11 May 1766  Luebeck baptism of Schreiner{J.Jacob} son of {J.Friedr.} and Stauch{M.Johanna}  (Mai&Marquardt#1353).

Mueller{Johannes}: married Bin{A.Eliesabetha}in Buedingen 22 March 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#460).  Not found in KS, Kulberg, T or in any published FSL.

Mueller{Johannes}:  fromUC Mudles, Fulda he married in Buedingen in 7 April 1766 Grau{Katharina} (Bishopric) (Mai&Marquardt#488 and KS131 and 146).  I did not find them in any published FSL.

Mueller{Marg.}: daughter of {Jacob} of Memmingen Imperial City married Herbelsheimer{J.Adam} 28 April 1766 in Woehrd (Mai&Marquardt(#778 & KS134).  Not found in any later source.

Mueller{Michael}: married Buber{A.Elisabeth} in Rosslau on 17 August 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1044, KS123, 146).  I could not find this couple in Kulberg, T or in any published FSL.

Mueller{Michael}: was godfather at the baptism in Luebeck on 18 August 1764 of a daughter of Hoessell{J.Sigmund} and his Beussel wife {Margaretha} (Mai&Marquardt#1337).  Might be Kulberg 1943 or 7256.  Not found in T.

MuellerFN: this family name was found recorded in Haiger parish records during the years prior to 1767, in marriage records 1762-1767 for three different places: Herborn, Kirburg, Kroppach, and Tann, in Schotten parish records for many generations prior to 1767, and in Winterhausen marriage records 1760-1769; see Flegel trip.

MuellerFN: also see Miller and Muller.

MuellerVV (aka Krestovoi-Buyerak, Krestovyj-Buerak,  Krestowoi Bujerak, Krivtsovka, or Miller): a Russian German village of the Lutheran faith situated on the western side of the Volga, founded in 1767.  Its  FSL is now published in Pleve, Einwanderung …, vol.III, pp. 175-184.  According to this, the first settlers were from the following places with the family names shown here in parens. Origin information which Prof. Pleve derived from the Kuhlberg lists is italicized.  The number with the name is their household number in the FSL:

from Alsfeld: (Koch31, Pfeifner37);

from Altheim/Atzenheim, Darmstadt: (Going/Honig15);

from Anjou?: (Decher/Deckert16);

from Babenhausen, Darmstadt: (Keil32);

from Darmstadt: (Riehs10a);

from Echzell: (Kuehn23);

from Geien?, Stolberg: (Mueller29);

from Hannover: (Dietz/Dies21);

from Herdorf: (Edelbach17);

from Homburg/Hamburg: (Mueller1);

from Karbach?, Isenburg: (Weinbender34);

from Langen, Darmstadt: (Both/Bott26);

from Nieder Beerbach, Darmstadt: (Steinagel27);

from Nordeck, Hessen: (Salzmann25);

from Ober Bessingen: (Karf?/Karpf22);

from Unknown: (Weigandt25a, Kaiser29a, Hoff38);

from Preir?, Hannover: (Schroeder20);

from Rainrod, Darmstadt: (Buchhammer7, Schaefer4);

from Reinheim, Darmstadt: (Heiss/Geist36, Buxmann12);

from Sachsen: (Schneider33);

from Schlierbach, Isenburg: (Fuchs5and probably Schingas?5a);

from Schwarz bei Alsfeld, Darmstadt: (Rupple/Ruppel6);

from Steinburg: (Gross2);

from Wall, Isenburg: (Meier35);

from Wallenrod: (Usinger19);

from Welferode: (Kiserling?/Kiesling30);

from Wollmar?, Riedesel: (Knobloch24);

from Zell: (Dechert/Deckert8, Hoffmann13, Klein10, Kraemer9, Lehmann/Leimann18, Rack3, Schneider11, Tischler14);

from Zell, Darmstadt: Ebel28).

Muellersdorf: an unidentified place said by the Susannental FSL to be homeUC to a Kaufmann family.  There are many places with names similar to this in the Germanies.

MuellerweissFN: arrived in South Russia in 1819; later settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa; family records found by Curt Renz in Mittelstadt, Urach Oberamt, Wuerttemberg.

Muelsen/Mulsen, Preussen: an unidentified place said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Fischer family.

Muemling GrumbachGL, [Breuberg Condominium]: is some 7 miles N of Erbach city and some 17 miles ESE of Darmstadt city.  Joe Arnold, a direct descendant, has traced in church records the Arnold family of Belowescher Kolonien back to 1609 in this town, now in Hesse, in the Odenwald, just S of Hoechst.  Said by one page of the Stumpp version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC to a Morasch family, but both versions also say this family was fromUC Breuberg, Erbach, Hessen [which which evidently are the 20th century area, district and provincial designations for the place].  Gieg1 proved this was origin of  the Flath family that went to Frank.

Muen? FN: an orphan of this family name was living with a Goetz family fromUC Hirschhausen, Braunfels according to the Kukkus FSL.

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

MuenchFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Wuerzburg [Bishopric] (no locality indicated)   Spelled Mink in 1778 and 1798 (Mai1798:Mv2026 and Om33, Lz37, Or21 respectively).

Muench{Anton}: married a Schmidt woman in 1765 in Luebeck; they were in the Transportation List, but have not been found resident in Russia so far (Mai&Marquardt#25).

MuenchenGL, [Kurbayern]:  is German for Munich, was the seat of the Bavarian Dukes, is some 35 miles SE of Augsburg and is said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to Mittelmeier and possibly a  Sentmeier family.  Said by the Keller FSL to be homeUC to a Hasselwanter family.  Said by the Reinhard FSL to be homeUC to frau Melhorn.  Said by the the Rohleder FSL to be homeUC to Brunner and Doppler/Topler families, as well as to frau Koch{Georg}.

MuenchenGL, [Kur-]Bayern: said by the Herzog FSL to be homeUC to a Niedermeier family.

Muenchenroth?GL, [Nassau-Weilburg Principality]: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be homeUC to the  Stricker family.

MuenchhausenGL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Gebler family.  There were at least 4 Muenchhausens in the Germanies.

Muenchingen, Leonberg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 5 miles NE of Leonberg city and was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Velde/Velte family that settled in Neudorf.

MuenchsteinachGL, Bavaria: see Minsteinnarch.

MuenchweilerGL, Pirmasens [Amt], Pfalz: is now called Muenchweiler-an-der-Rodalbe and is 4 miles ENE of Pirmasens city.

Muenschbach, Schoenberg: is 30 km ESE of Worms city centre and was said by the Schuck FSL to be homeUC to a Laumann family.

MuensingenGL, Schwaben: said by the Jost FSL to be homeUC to a Merk family.  There was a Muensingen, Wuerttemberg Duchy some 14 miles SE of Reutlingen city.

Muensingen, Wuerttemberg: said by KS:456 to be homeUC to a Stief man it mistakenly said went to Glueckstal.

MuensingenGL [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is some 26 miles SE of Stuttgart city, and was a District administrative center.

MuenstedtGL: see Muenschbach, Schoenberg.

Muenster{Michael}: listed in the 1798 Seelmann census (Sm22) but I could not find him in any FSL.

MuensterGL, Kurmainz: probably is 9 miles NE of Darmstadt city, and said by the Brabander FSL to be homeUC to a Ganzwich family.

MuensterGL, Ulden: an unidentified place said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Nagel family.

MuensterGS: this usually refers to the large Bishopric seated in the city of the same name which is some 50 miles NW of Paderborn in North Rhine-Westphalia. Said (no locality mentioned) by the Boregard FSL to be homeUC to a Kranefeld family. Said by the Kamenka FSL to be homeUC to a Dikeng family.  However, there are many towns named Muenster in Germany.  Also see Levorgrau.

MuensterburgGL, Tiegenhoff Amt: an unidentified place said by the Orloff FSL to be homeUC to the Neufelt/Neufeld and Wiensz/Wiens{Duerck} families.  There was a Stary Muensterburg (now Stara Koscielnica, Poland) some 13 miles SSW of Tiegenhoff city.

MuentermannFN: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL to be fromUC Zell, [Erbach County].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sv27.  Fraenkisch-Crumbach parish records said this Muntermann man and wife left fromUC  (nearby) Brensbach [Condominium] (Mai&Marquardt#1280a).

MuentermannFN: also see Muntermann.

MuentzenbergGL: see Muenzenberg.

MuentzesheimGL, Baden-Durlach: see Muenzesheim, Baden.

MuentzfeldenGL: said by a Friedberg ML to be homeUC to the Schuhmann woman who in 1766 married a Schwab man  fromUC Bischofsheim (Mai&Marquardt#333); by 1767 this couple was in Straub. This place probably in Mensfelden 4 km SE of Limburg-an-der-Lahn which then probably was in a Condominium in which Nassau-Usingen had a (controlling?) interest.

MuenzenbergGL, (jointly governed by Solms-Braunfels, Stollberg and Hanau): now is in Hessen, some 8 miles NNE of Friedberg, 18.4 miles NW of Buedingen, and said by the Buedingen ML to be homeUC to a Fischer woman who married a Klein man; the couple later moved to Frank; Stumpp says Muentzenberg is near Friedberg, Hessen (Mai&Marquardt#684).  Said by the Pleve and Kromm versions  Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC of a Mohr family; said by the Kromm version to be homeUC to a Befus family, but the Pleve version says they were fromUC [Hessen-]Darmstadt.

MuenzesheimGL, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden: is 5 miles ESE of Bruchsal, and was named by one Neudorf source as homeUC to the Bakus/Gauch family.  Said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Sitler/Schitler family.  Stumpp mistakenly said it was near Bruchsal in Bavaria.

MuetzigFN: said by the Goebel FSL to be fromUC Reidenheim, Worms.  Later spelled Metzig (Mai1798:Gb30, 49).

Muf?FN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Nassau-Usingen (no locality mentioned).

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

MuhlFN: see Muehl.

MuhlhausenGL, Vaihingen parish, Wuerttemberg: is some 3 miles WSW of Vaihingen-an-der-Enz, and was home to a Wenz family that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa.

MuhrFN: three families said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Mohr in 1775.  Later spelled Moor (Mai1798:Nr52, 98).  In 1798 the maiden name of one of the wives was given as Hardt (Nr52).

MuhrFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Zweibruecken (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Mohr in 1775.  I cannot find this family in the index to the 1798 censuses.

MulfingenGL, Wuerzburg: an unidentified place said by the Herzog FSL to be homeUC to a Koch family.

MulhouseGL/GS:  is some 29 miles SW of Freiburg city; see the 2nd  MuelhausenGL/GS entry.

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

Mull?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Irentehausen(?) (no locality mentioned).  This might be Muehl?.

MullFN she married a  man in Luebeck in 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#78); by 1767 they apparently were in Susannental.

MullFN: also see Muehl.

MullerFN: said by the Warenberg FSL to be fromUC Traisa, Darmstadt.

MullerFN: this family name was found recorded in marriage records 1762-1767 in Herborn, in Kirburg, and in Kroppach; see Flegel trip.

MullerFN: also see Miller and Mueller.

MulsenGL: see Muelsen.

Mumelgot?: an unidentified place  said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been homeUC to the Posauer{J.Friedrich} family (Lk7). 

Mummert/Memert{Engelbert+w}: Kulberg86 said fromUC Liegnetz.  Not found in T.  Said by the Katharinenstadt FSL (#171) to be fromUC Legind(?).

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

MunarFN: this woman, no origin given, was said by a Rosslau ML to have married in 1766 an Otte man; by 1767 the couple was in Brabander  (Mai&Maarquardt#1009)..

MundtFN: see Mont?.

MunningenGL, Enslingen: said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Rothgang family. .  The only Munningen I can find is some 23 miles ENE of Aalen city in territory that in the 1760’s would have been Oettingen County, not Enslingen.

Munsam(?)/Munsyam(?)GL, Kurpfalz: said by the Kratzke FSL to be homeUC to a Michaelis family.  See Monsheim.

MunschFN: said by the Schoenchen FSL to be fromUC Helferskirchen, [Kurtrier]:.   For 1781 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2600, Bo37 and Sn26(the wife’s maiden name is given as Knorr)).  This Monsch man married in 1766 in Luebeck a Knorr woman (Mai&Marquardt#123).

MunsyamGL: see Munsam.

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

MuntermannFN{Konrad}: this man was born in Fränkisch-Crumbach, he and wife lived in Brensbach,  and left Fraenkisch-Crumbach in 1766 for Russia (Gieg1).  In 1798 his widow was living in Shcherbakovka (Mai1798:Sv27).  See Daab.

MuntermannFN: also see Muentermann.

MuntzfeldenGL: an unidentified place said by a Friedburg ML to be be homeUC to the Schwartz woman who in 1766 married  Mauer{J.Peter} (Mai&Marquardt#323); by 1768 they were in Warenburg.

MurrGL, Wuerttemberg: is some 11 miles NE of Stuttgart, and 1 mile from Marbach-am-Neckar, Baden-Wuerttemberg.

Murrhardt Abbey: its lands probably were in and around Murrhardt town the subject of the next entry.

MurrhardtGL, Wuerttemberg Duchy:  is 30 km SE of Heilbronn city, said by the Rosenheim FSL to be homeUC to a Markstaller family.  It is the same place as the following entry, except 40-50 years earlier.

MurrhardtGL, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 6 miles NE of Backnang city, and proven by the GCRA to be home to the Dietrich family that went to Bergdorf.  Said by the 1816 Glueckstal census to be homeUC to the Geist family that went to Glueckstal, but the GCRA proved that a false origin.  The GCRA proved that the father of the Schnepf man who settled in Glueckstal and Kassel had come from here.  See the GCRA book for more.

MursaFN: said by the Husaren FSL to be fromUC Itschnja, Ukraine.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

MusFN: see Muss.

MusbergGL, Boeblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: is 4 miles E of Boeblingen city, and proven by the GCRA to be home to the Stebler family that went to Bergdorf; see their book for more details.

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

MussFN: said by the Cheisol FSL to be fromUC Trier, no locality given.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Muss/Muus/Mus{Mars/Maks/Marx}: was a god parent at the baptism in Luebeck on 23 April 1766 of Brueckmann{Catharina Margaretha} daughter of {Clas} and his wife Stupelfeldt{A.Margaretha} (Mai&Marquardt#1348).  He and wife {Margaretha} arrived in Russia 3 June 1766 (Kulberg700).  Not found in T.  By July 1767 they had settled in Dinkel FSL #13 which said he was from Probate(?), Holstein.  In 1798 he is{Marx} at Mai1798:Dn9, remarried to a young wife.

MussFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Mecklenburg (no locality mentioned).

Mussien{Catarina M.}: was a god parent at the 12 June 1766 baptism of Diederich{Catarina Elisabet.} daughter of {August} and his wife Wolteriche{Bostilla} (Mai&Marquardt#1332).  Not found in Kulberg, T,  any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Mut?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Neunkronau(?).  Spelled Muth in 1798 (Mai1798: Mn17).

Mutersbach?GLGS?: an unidentified place said by the Reinwald FSL to be homeUC to the Heinrich family.  This might be Mudersbach of which there are at least two.

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

MuthFN: also see Mut.

MutieFN: see Mutin.

MutierFN: see Mutin.

Mutje?FN: see Mutin.

MutinFN: said by the Louis FSL to be fromUC Sierck, Lothringen. In 1798 the family name was spelled variously Mutie,Mutje?, and Mutier (Mai1798:Mv1582).

MutterstadtGL, Kurpfalz: is some 13 miles S of Worms and said by the Kautz FSL to be the homeUC of a Kummersheimer family.

Mutterstadt, Mannheim [Amt], Baden: is 5 miles SW from Mannheim city centre, and was was proven by the GCRA to be home to the Senk family that settled in Neudorf.

MutterstadtGL, also see Mittlestadt.

MutzFN: see Motz.

Muus: see Muss.

 

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