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.


 

Gi-Gmz                      last updated January 2014

 

Giamtlich{Adam}: KS:82 and 130 say he plus 3 left UC Levingsheiss(spelling?)  in 1764 was sent on to the Saratov area as part of  the group of colonists transported under the command of  Captain Paykul and Cornet Rehbinder.  I have not found them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Gib/HeibFN:  Said by the 1798 Warenburg census to be the maiden name of frau Leisel/Leiser (Mai1798:Wr58).

GibhenheinFN: see Gerchehein.

GiblerFN:  see Giebler.

GiburkhtgausenGL, Saxony: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Heberlein family.  The Walter Research Group has identified this place as Hildburghausen, Saxony.

GideonFN: said by the 1798 Messer FSC to be the maiden name of frau Scheibel{J.Henrich} (Mai1798:Ms79), who according to the Balzer FSL (#105a) had gone there in 1768.

GideonFN: also see Gudion and  Guju.

Giebelhaus{Johannes}: with wife {Anna} and 2 sons arrived in Russia 22 July 1766,  he said to be from Magdeburg [Duchy] (Kulberg2327).  KS130 says he was born inUC Hessen-Darmstadt in 1780!!  Not found in T.  By 15 August 1767 he with wife {A.Margareetha} and 3 childdren had settled at Norka FSL #109, he said to be fromUC Ilsenburg.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Nr34, 79 and 5.  Revisions since the previous upload were inspired by the work of Karen Drier Esayian.

Giebenhausen-bei-Retzau, [Anhalt-Dessau Principality]: said by the Urbach FSL to be homeUC  to frau Kermigk.  This was a mistake for Siebenhausen.

GieblerFN:  this family spent time in Glueckstal but the GCRA has not yet found their origin; see their book for detail.  Also spelled Gibler.

GieblerFN: said by the Ober-Monjou FSL to be fromUC Camberg?.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Om60.

Giedemann{Ernst H.}: married Sander{M.Elisabeth} in Luebeck 17 July 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#198).  KS130 mistakenly said this was in 1765.  I did not find them in any later source.

Giederheim, Maynz: this might have been Geisenheim, Kumainz 20 km W of Mainz city, otherwise it is unidentified.  Said to be homeUC to Grunenwald{Christian} who married Schuh{Elisabeth} 12 May 1766 in Friedberg (Mai&Marquardt#342).

Gieg1RN: Ella Gieg, Neue Erkenntnisse zur Auswanderung nach Russland 1766, Rimhorn, Germany, [2007-08?], a holding of the AHSGR library.  My authorized, annotated translation is published in the AHSGR Journal vol.35, no.1 for spring 2012, pp.2-15.

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

Giemer?FN: listed by the Boaro FSL as an orphan girl in the Toepfer household.  I could not find her in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Giengen (aka Giegen-an-der-Brenz? which is 31 km ENE of Ulm city centre.

GiengerFN: see Ginger.

GierkeFN: see Jerge.

GierlachFN: see Gerlach.

Giermann{J.Heinrich}: KS130 says he leftUC Ranstadt near Buedingen (now in Hesse).  I did not find him in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

GiesFN: said by the Stahl-am-Tarlyk FSL to be fromUC Bergedorf, Hamburg [Imperial City].  I could not find members of this family in  Mai1798.

Gies{Balthasar}: fromUC Burghaun married on 10 June 1766  Rauber{Catharina} fromUC Crainfeld (Mai&Marquardt#687).  KS130 says Crainfeld was near Lauterbach. The Walter FSL #53 says he was fromUC Burghaun, Fulda [Bishopric].

Gies{Johannes}: fromUC Gelnhausen married on 10 April 1766  Schleich{M.Catharina} daughter of {Melchior} fromUC Buedingen  (Mai&Marquardt#613 and KS130). The Walter FSL #53 says he was fromUC Burghaun, Fulda [Bishopric].

GiesFN: see Gize and Viz.

Giese{J.Claus}: married Heugard{Brigitta Christina}16 June 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#95). KS130 said the year was 1765.  I did not find them in any FSL or in Mai1798.

GieseFN: see von der Giese.

GiesekeFN: said by the Merkel FSL to be fromUC Gildeseer(?).

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

GiessenGL: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be homeUC to a Felsing family.  Surely is the same place as the following entries.

GiessenGL, Darmstadt: is some 31 miles N of Frankfurt-am-Main and said by the Lauwe FSL to be homeUC to a Magel family.

Giessen(?)GL, Darmstadt: said by the Krasnoyar FSL to be homeUC to Felbusch and Hoffmann families.  Surely the same place as the previous entry.

GiessenGL, Isenburg: said by the Kraft FSL to be homeUC to a Bertram family. Giessen belonged to Hessen-Darmstadt in the 1760’s; the Isenburg in this FSL surely is a mistake.

Giest?FN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Auerbach and to have a Braun orphan in the household.  I could not find the Giest family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Giest{Johannes, Balthur, Maria, Katharina, A.Maria}: KS130 says they leftUC Hessen in 1766.  I did not find them in any published FSL.

GiesweinFN: said by the Moor FSL to be fromUC Hessen (no locality mentioned) and a young Braun man was living in their household.  The Moor 1798 census gave frau Gieswein’s maiden name as Letsinger (Mai1798:Mo24).

Gifelsheim(?)GL: see Hueffelsheim.

Gige?FN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Eisenach, Thueringen.

Gikinberg?GL: an unidentified place said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to a Schneider family.  There was a Gilgenberg in Austria and one in Poland, then Prussia?

Gilau{Christian}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Wolfenhausen, [Wied-]Runkel [County].  May be in Mai1798:Wr103 in 1798?

Gilau{J.Georg,A.Maria}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be step-children in the Krickau household.

Gilau{Johannes}FN: said by the Warenburg FSL to be fromUC Wolfenhausen, [Wied-]Runkel [County].  The wife’s maiden name was given as Krikau in 1798 (Mai1798:Wr45).

Gilbrig{J.Gottfried}:  said by Recruiter Beauregard’s list to have been fromUC Doebein? (Lk28). I could not find this couple or any obvious descendants in Mai1798. (Lk68).

Gilbstett(?)GL: an unidentified place said by the Bettinger FSL to be homeUC to a Wachtel family.

Gildebrandt{Rudolph}: KS:82 and 130 say he, along with wife and 2 children, left in 1764 and 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 him in any published FSL.

Gildermann{Christian}: KS:82 and 130 say this party of  5 fromUC Belfeld(spelling?)  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.

Gildeseer(?)GL: an unidentified place said by the Merkel FSL to be homeUC to a Gieseke family.

Gilge?FN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Weisenau(?).

Gill{Nikolaus}: married Albers{Dorothea E.} 4 August 1766  in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#202 and KS130).  They may have settled in Schaffhausen which has so far no printed FSL.  However the household head in Mai1798, Bettinger household #17,  is the widowed Gille{Nikolaus} age 68, from Schaffhausen.

Gill{Maria}: fromUC Brietensee married Kirchener{Johann} 1 May 1766 in Buedingen (Mai&Marquardt#609).  KS138 has Breitensee near Bad Neustadt on the Saale.  Not found in any later source.

Gill FN: some Hill family members in Russia use this spelling.

Gille: see Gill.

Gillen{Johannes}: fromUC Albenhausen, Riedesel Barony married Gricker{Catharina E.} 9 April 1766 in Friedberg (Mai&Marquardt#308).  Not found in any other source.

Gillendorf: aka Gellendorf.

Gillich?/Gillig{Erhardt}: listed as Gillig{Gerhard} fromUC Bamberg  [Bishopric] by Kulberg (Lists #4415).  The Recruiter Beauregard list (Lk133) said he was fromUC Schuesselfeld? and went to Wittmann in 1768, so they probably were Wittmann first settlers.  In 1798 the family name was spelled Gillig and the wife’s maiden name was given as Schez (Mai1798:Wm21).

GilligFN: see Gillich.

GillsFN: said by the Reinwald FSL to be fromUC Stolberg-Gedern [County].    For 1793 and 1798 see Mai1798:Mv2416 and Rw31.  Also spelled Hahn in 1798 (Ur17).

Gilt FN: this is Hill.

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

GimbaldFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Sanflet?, Uwern?. Pleve thought this might be Kimbald.  I could not find this family name in the 1798 censuses.

Gimper{Leonhard+w+3c}: Kulberg230 said they were fromUC [Kur-]Pfalz and went to Livonia.

Gindlein?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Kempten, Schwaben.  Spelled Haendlein in 1770 (Mai1798:Mv266)..

GineFN: said by the Jost FSL to be fromUC Lindau, Anhalt-Zerbst.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Ginergardt? FN: said by the Stephan FSL to be fromUC Helpershain, [Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate].    Spelled Huehnergard in 1798 (Mai1798:Sp9 and 38) and spelled Huenergard in 1767 (T411).

GingerFN: said by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#59) and KS:278 to have come fromUC Kuhlhausen-bei-Warschau. Using FHL#145,721, the GCRA proved their origin in Neidlingen, Kirchheim [Oberamt], Wuerttemberg.  See the GCRA book for more.    Also spelled Gienger.

GingerFN: also see Henger.

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

GinterFN: said by the Tiege FSL to be fromUC Ellerwald, Elbing Amt.

GinzerFN: said by the Dreispitz FSL to be fromUC Bogart?, Hockler?.

Giper? FN: see Kipper.

Gipper? FN: see Kipper.

Gi?pro(?)GL: an unidentified place said by the Holstein FSL to be homeUC to a Linde family.

Gipson?FN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Windheim, Franken.

Girard:{Pierre}: married Rau{A.Regina} 16 May 1766 in Luebeck (Mai&Marquardt#1183).  Not found in any later source.

GiraudFN: said by the Franzosen FSL to be fromUC Poligny, Frankreich.  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

GirdwarFN: said by the Keller FSL to be fromUC Strassburg, with a stepson, Kloster{David}, in the household. .  I could not find the Girdwar family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

GirkeFN: see Jerge.

Gironimi FN:  see Dreher.

Gisert?, [Kur-]Brandenburg: an unidentified place said by the Seelmann FSL to be homeUC to a Brenzler family.

GiskeFN, see Gel.

GisouFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Brandenburg (no locality given).

GitenbergGL: see Gutenberg.

Giterwike?, Birk:an unidentified place said by the Seelmann FSL to be homeUC to a Rundau{Lorenz} family.

GitorFN: said by the Husaren FSL to be fromUC Danzig, Preussen (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Gutor in 1798, when his wife’s maiden name is given as Bototzki (Mai1798:Hn24). 

Gitserzhdorf/Genersdorf/GekersdorfGL, Hesse-Darmstadt County: said by the Walter FSL to be homeUC to a Bloch family.  The Walter Research Group has identified this place as Gittersdorf, Hessen.

Gitle/Guele/Guetle/GythleFN{G.Michel}: Danish records say this Lutheran arrived at Flensburg, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761; he, his wife and 2 offspring were last registered in Denamrk in April 1763 (EEE p.426, for more see that).  Said by the Enders FSL #14 to be fromUC Kloster Lichter?, Wittenberg. The family name was transliterated as Hitler in the 1798 census Mai1798:En4).

Gitle?FN{A.Susanna}: the wife of Herr Gitle? was said by the Enders FSL #14) to be fromUC Kurpfalz (no locality mentioned).

Gitor{Franz+w+2c}: Kulberg34 said they were Catholic fromUC Danzig.  I could not find them in T or in any published FSL.

Gitte?FN: said by the Boaro FSL to be fromUC Halberstadt (no locality mentioned).  Spelled Gedde in 1773 when wife's maiden name given as Weigel (Mv280).

GittersdorfGL, Hesse-Darmstadt: is some 24 miles NNW of Fulda city; see Gitserzhdorf.

Gitting?, Pfalz-Neuburg[Duchy]: an unidentified place said by the Leitsinger FSL to be homeUC to a Hensel family.  The only Gitting I can find was tiny and S of Regensberg in what would have then been Kurbayern, no Pfalz-Neuburg.

Gitz{Johannes} and his Stoeteret wife {A.Maria}, their daughter was baptized in Luebeck 4 June 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#1296).  Not found in any later source.

GizeFN: said by the Walter FSL to be fromUC Burkan, Freie Adelprovinz der alten Ritter.  The Buedingen ML says this Gies man fromUC Gelnhausen [perhaps he had moved from Gelnhausen to Burghaun?] married in 1766 a Schleicht woman (Mai&Marquardt#513).

GlaasFN: see Glaese.

Glackler FN: see Gloeckner.

Gladbach?GL: an unidentified place said by the Neidermonjou FSL to be homeUC to a Mai widower.  Kuhlberg said this was in Mainz.  There were at least 5 Gladbachs in the Germanies, none that I can find in what were Kurmainz lands.

GladbachGL: also see Bergisch Gladbach.

GladbachGL, Rheinprovinz [there are at least 3 Gladbachs near the Rhine] said by the Stumpp version of the Balzer FSL to be homeUC of a Tischler family.

GlaeseFN: said by the Graf FSL to be fromUC Speyer.  Later spelled Glaas (Mai1798:Mv725)

GlaeserFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Schet?, [Kur-]Trier.  For 1798 see Mai1798:Bn50,Mv324.

GlaeserFN: said by the Hildman FSL to be fromUC Fulda [Bishopric].  I could not find this widow in the 1798 Volga censuses.

GlaeserFN: said by the Kamenka FSL to be fromUC Sachsen-Gotha.

GlantzFN: see Glanz.

GlanzFN{Jacob}:  said by the Norka FSL (#35) to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned).  For family members in 1794 and 1998 see Mai1798:Mv1999, Nr203 and Bd56.  Also spelled Planz in 1792 (Mv1971).

GlanzFN{Johannes}:  said by the Norka FSL (#36) to be fromUC Isenburg (no locality mentioned); household included Ester Jacoby, his mother.  For family members in 1798 see Mai1798:Nr119, 118 and 190.

Glanz{Michael}: KS130 says he left Lorbach near Buedingen (now in Hesse) for Norka.  May have been parent to either Jacob or Johannes of Norka FSL #35 and 36??

Glanz{Michael}: KS130 says he left Wolf near Buedingen (now in Hesse).  May have been parent to either Jacob or Johannes of Norka FSL #35 and 36??

GlarusVV: a variant Russian name for BibersteinVV.

GlasFN: said by the Dobrinka FSL to be fromUC Sten(?), Durlach.  Later spelled Glass (Mai1798:Db43).

GlasFN: said by the Kano FSL to be fromUC Palium? with a Glau step-son in the household.  I could find neither this Glas nor this Glau in the 1798 Volga censuses.

GlasFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Stossau, Oesterreich.

GlasFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Frankfurt.  Later spelled Glass (Mai1798: Nr68).

GlasFN: said by the Schuck FSL to be fromUC Graudenz, Poland.  They probably died prior to the 1798 Volga censuses

Glas{Johannetta}: fromUC Frankenhausen, Hessen-Darmstadt [Landraviate]  married Christmann{J.Conrad} in Friedberg 5 April 1766 (Mai&Marquardt#801).  Not found in any other source.

GlasarFN: said by the Galka FSL to be fromUC Jena, [Altenburg Duchy].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

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

GlaserFN: the Herzog FSL says that his wife was the widow Wagner fromUC Memmingen, [Kur-]Bayern.

GlaserFN: this woman was said by a Luebeck ML to have married in 1766 a Haass man ; by 1767 this couple was in Neidermonjou.

GlaserFN: said by both the 1816 Neudorf census (#111) and KS:279 to have come from Altensteig, Calw [Amt], Wuerttemberg.   Using FHL#1,201,931, the GCRA proved this origin.  See their book for much more.

GlaserFN: said by the Paulskaya FSL to be fromUC Fuchsberg.

GlaserFN: also see Glazer.

GlashofenGL: said by the Shcherbakovka FSL#22  to be home to Weiss{J.Jacob}.  Shannon Weis verified this origin using the church records of Glashofen then probably in the territory of Murrhardt Abbey 13 km SW of Schwaebisch-Hall.  EEE p.640 [probably in error] said this was in a Hohenlohe principality.

GlashuettenGL: see Glasshutten.

GlasonyFN: said by the Dehler FSL to be fromUC Berenbach, Kurmainz [sic for Kurkoeln?].  I could not find this family in the 1798 Volga censuses.

GlassFN: said by the Norka FSL to be fromUC Hagenburg?, Frankfurt-am-Main [Imperial City].  For family members in 1798 see Mai1798:Nr68.

Glass{Nikloaus}: has not been found in any FSL; fled Zug in 1774  and was reported as dead; his wife was reported to be in Astrakhan (Mai1798:Mv3053); they may have been Zug first settlers.

GlassFN: also see Glas.

GlasserFN: see Grosser.

GlasshuettenGL, Nidda, Hessen-Darmstadt: is now Glashuetten some 5 miles E of Nidda, and said by the Kromm version of the Jagodnaja Poljana FSL to be homeUC to Daubert and Reich families (pp.28, 30, 33, 34).  Kromm thought this also might be home to the Schreiner man who went to Jagodnaja Poljana well after the first settlers (p.35).

GlassmannFN: said by the Rohleder FSL to be fromUC [Kur-]Trier (no locality mentioned).  For 1798 see Mai1798:Rl24, 32, Gf34.

GlatzGL, [Glatz Kreis],  Prussian Silesia: is now Klodzko some 50 miles SSW of Breslau, now Wroclaw, Poland, and believed by the GCRA to be home to the Reuter/Reutter family that went to Bergdorf.  The their book for more.

GlauFN{Heinrich}: said by the Kano FSL to be a step-son in the Glas household.  I could not find him in the 1798 Volga censuses.

Glaub{Michael}: KS130 said he was fromUC Lorbach near Buedingen (now in Hesse).  I did not find them in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Glaubach{Michael}: Kulberg #1736 said he was a farmer from Isenburg with wife and 2 offspring.  This may have been the same guy as the preceding entry?

Glauburg, Gelnhausen: see Glauburg, Isenburg County.

Glauburg, [Isenburg County?]: said by the Galka FSL to be homeUC to Fuchs{J.Kaspar}, Nickel, Schenck/Schenk, and Voelker families.  The FSL indicates Glauburg belonged to Gelnhausen; although the latter was an idependent country, an Imperial City, I can find no evidence that it owned Glauburg which seems to have been solidly in Isenburg County.

Glauttau, German Bohemia: a Woehrd ML said this unidentified place was homeUC to the Lerch woman who in 1766 married a Hiller man (Mai&Marquardt#800).  By 1767 this couple was in Leitsinger.

GlauwitzFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Koenigsberg, Preussen.

Glazer/Glaser{Nicolaus}: Danish records say this son of {Johannes} leftUC the Baden-Durlach Margraviate arriving at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in July 1761; his wife was Huber{Barbara} who arrived in Denmark as maid serving Eberhard{Georg}; the Glazers lived first at #1 ”Gottes Gnade”in Colony G15 “Sophienhamm”, Gottorf Amt and then at #20 “Dows Hof” in Colony G9 “Christiansholm”, same Amt requesting permission to leave in May 1765.  They are registered in the Grimm 1775 census #48 (EEE p.418, for more see that).

Glede{J.Christian}: Kulberg162 said he was single fromUC [Kur-]Sachsen.  Not found in T or in any published FSL.

Gleiber{A.Maria}: KS130 said she was fromUC Oberreichenbach near Gelnhausen (now in Hesse).  I could not identify her in any published FSL.

GleichenGS: see Herrschaft von Gleichen.

Gleis{Georg}: KS130 said he was from Lorbach near Nidda (now in Hesse).  I did not find him in any published FSL or in Mai1798.

Gleiszellen?GL: an unidentified place said by the Kano FSL to be homeUC to a Beitel man.  This probably was in Kurpfalz, 6 miles SW of Landau-in-der-Pfalz.

Gleiszenberg: is 26 km SW of Bamberg city center and 2 km NW of Burghaslach.  Said by the Woerhd ML to be homeUC to the father of Duemler{Eva Cath.} who married Schulz{Joh.} (Mai&Marquart#820). 

Glemer?FN: this orphan was said by the Boaro FSL to be living with a Toepher family that was fromUC

GlemsGL, Urach Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: is some 3 miles W of Bad Urach, Bad-Wuerttemberg, and was home to an Barth family that settled in Gueldendorf, Odessa.

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

GliklerFN: said by the Schmidt version of the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL #6 to be fromUC Galburg, of the Holy Roman Empire.

GliklerFN: also see  Gloeckner.

Glischowski{Johann+w+1c}: Kulberg32 said they were Catholic  fromUC Danzig.  I could not find them in T or in any published FSL.

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

GlitschFN: said by the Brabander FSL to be fromUC Langendorf, Wuerzburg. Pleve thought this might be Klitsch. .  I could not find this family under either spelling in the 1798 Volga censuses.

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

GlockFN: said by the Leitsinger FSL to be fromUC Oberhoechstadt, Kurmainz.  For possible 1798 see Mai1798:Sr22??

GlockFN: said by the Preuss FSL to be fromUC Stierstadt, Mainz.  Later also spelled Klock.

Glock FN: said by the Straub FSL to be fromUC Pappenheim[?], Hanau [County][?].  For 1798 see Mai1798:Sr39.

GlockenhammerFN{Kaspar}: Using LDS Film #134031, Brent Mai proved that he was born in Hofheim, [Kurpfalz] on 15 April 1721 to {Valentin and M.Magdelena}, that on 10 January 1745 he married there Graeser{A.Barbara} daughter of {Lorentz and A.Maria}. The Kautz FSL (#14) recorded his next wife as {M.Katharina}, but mistransliterated his own origin as Goben, Kurpfalz.  For more detail go to http://cvgs.cu-portland.edu/origins/g/glockenhammer_kautz.cfm.

GlockenhanFN:  listed by the 1816 Glueckstal census (KS:675) as frau Spaeth without origin; the GCRA proved her origin in Hohenstaufen, Goeppingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg, using FHL 1,056,879; see their book for detail.  Also spelled Glockenheim.

GlockenheimFN: see Glockenhan.

GlockerFN: said by the Rohleder FSL to be fromUC Haun/Gauna.    Spelled Glokar? (Mai1798:Rl5) and Klekar? (Rl07) in 1798.

GliklerFN: see  Gloeckner.

Gloeckner/Gloeckler/Glackler{Michael}: Danish records say this Lutheran leftUC the Hessen-Darmstadt Landgraviate arriving at Schleswig city, Schleswig Royal Duchy in May 1761; he, his wife and 4 offspring lived at #4 “Auf dem Mohr” in Colony G7 “Friderichswiese”, Gottorf Amt which they deserted in May 1763 (EEE p.417, for more see that).  The Pleve version of the Stahl-am-Karaman FSL (#6) says he was fromUC Heilbronn.  The initial transcription of that FSL gave the family name as Glikler and said he was fromUC Galburg?, Holy Roman Empire.

Glogau: this may be Glogow, Poland, on the Oder, 129 miles SE of Berlin centre. 268 miles NE of Nuernberg, and 116 miles ENE of Schweinfurth, now in Saxony. Capital city of a very old Glokar?FN: see Glocker.

GlooFN: said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be fromUC Paris, Frankreich, but it says there is other information which says it was his wife who was from Paris and that he was from Dijon, Burgandy.

Glose?FN: see Stahlmann of Laub.

GluchowGL, [Rawa Kreis, Warschau Dept, South Prussia]: was W of Rawa Mazowiecka, Poland, according to the GCRA, was some 10 miles. Gluchow was the local Catholic parish.  The GCRA found it associated with a Kaul family.

Glueck{Gottlieb}: Anhalt-Dessau archives said he and 7 others left Oranienbaum sometime during 1764-68 (Mai&Marquardt#1070).  KS130 said this was near Dessau city in Saxony.  Tthe Boaro FSL (#30) also says he was fromUC Oranienbaum, Dessau.  Spelled Glueck in both 1771 and 1798 (Mai1798: Mv269, Or33).

GlueckFN: Herr Glueck was said by the Koehler FSL to be fromUC Wertheim, and his frau’s maiden name was given as Heger (no origin given).

Glueck{Johannes aka J.Andreas?}: on June 1766 in Luebeck  married Bauer{Margarete} (Mai&Marquardt#77 and KS130). On 8 Aug 1766 they arrived in Russia (Kulberg#3989). T5122 said she died on route to Saratov.  The Niedermonjou FSL #63 has him with a new wife {Christina} and says he was fromUC Magdeburg.

GlueckshornFN: said by the Belowescher Kolonien FSL to be fromUC Sachsen (no locality mentioned).

GlueckstadtGL, Holstein: is some 29 miles NW of Hamburg city center, and  said by the Dinkel FSL to be homeUC to Stallmann and possibly Appel families.  Said by the Katharinenstadt FSL to be homeUC to a Fromm family.

GlueckstalBV: a German Lutheran village founded in the Glueckstal district of the Odessa region in 1809.  Its 1816 census is recorded in KS:669-678, with related entries scattered through pages 204-497. Much more information, including verification of origin, regarding these families can be found in the GCRA book written by Margaret Freeman and Gwen Prizkau, and edited by Tom Stangl. The numbers following the family names are the household numbers as they appear in the census as reported by KS; a family name not followed by a number indicates they were not found in the 1816 census: 

from Aidlingen, Boeblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Walz69, 129);

from Alpersbach, Freudenstadt [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Friedrich aka frau Roesler49, Heinzelmann38, 50);

from Altbach, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Frick);

from Annsweiler, Pfalz: (Hertle106, 136);

from Annweiler, Bergzabern [Amt], Pfalz: (Krieger103);

from Asperg, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Laesler54);

from Bad Liebenzell, Bad Liebenzell [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Reinschmid1, 44, Scharer{Magdalena}44);

from Beinstein, Waiblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Medinger28, Miller{Paul, Michael}154);

from Besigheim, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Pfeiffer{Bernhard});

from Billigheim, Bergzabern [Amt], Pfalz: (Stock112);

from Birlenbach, Sulz [Amt], Elsass: (Haas{Georg});

from Boennigheim, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Unterkofer17, 46);

from Bonlanden, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schlecht{Gottfried}1817);

from Bottmingen, Basel[-Land Kanton], Schweisz: (Jundt93);

from Brackenheim, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Doebele, Liedle52);

from Breitenholz, Herrenberg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Breitmaier);

from Burbach, Zabern [Amt], Elsass: (Klein{Nikolaus, Peter}183, 184);

from Buttenhausen, Muensingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schock149);

from Calw Oberamt, Wuerttemberg: (Guld159);

from Cleeburg, Weissenburg [Amt], Elsass: (Hassauer110, Michael98, 135);

from Dehlingen, Zabern [Amt], Elsass: (Nehlich);

from Diefenbach, Maulbronn parish, Vaihingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Lapp94);

from Donnbronn of Untergruppenbach, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Frei{J.Jakob});

from Dornhan, Horb [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Eisenbeiss31);

from Duerrmenz, Vaihingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Pfitzer, Roesler49);

from Echterdingen, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Heimerdinger83, Scherer aka frau Heimerdiner83);

from Ehrstaedt, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden: (Kemet30, Kemmet101, Ritter108);

from Elchesheim, Rastatt [Amt], Baden: (Kurz{Jacob});

from Ellhofen, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Goetz14, Huber{Johannes/Gottlieb});

from Elmstein, Landau [Amt], Pflaz: (Bruechler95);

from Elsass: (Denin121);

from Endersbach, Waiblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Albrecht15, 67, Lang21, 66, Nuding{Jakob}16, Schmid16, Stroebel{Friedrich});

from Engelhandszell, [Kur-]Bayern: (Kalmbach36);

from Entringen, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Dupper106, 150, Fleck{G.Christoph}, Goehring2, Kaiser, Kuch, Reiser4, Rieger10, Schumacher{J.Adam});

from Enzberg, Maulbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Bauer23);

from Enzweiler, Idar-Oberstein [Amt], Rhein-Pfalz: (Krieger{G.Jakob}82);

from Erbstetten, Marbach [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Seeger);

from Eyeiler, Drulingen [Amt], Elsass: (Bieber{Peter});

from Forchtenberg, Oehringen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Lechner13, 46, Romig);

from Frankweiler, Landau [Amt], Pfalz: (Klein{A.Barb.});

from Franzfeld, Banat, Hungary: (Frei22);

from Frauenzimmern, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schauvou);

from Frei Laubersheim, Alzey [Amt], Rheinhessen: (Schmoll89);

from Freilaubersheim, Bad Kreuznach [Amt], Rheinhessen: (Wale/Walle138,163);

from Fremersdorf, Forbach [Amt], Lothringen: (Tuflot71, 78);

from Gellmersbach, Weinsberg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Jakober12);

from Gochsheim, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden: (Moor28, 113);

from Godramstein, Landau [Amt], Pfalz: (Fink115, Tutt100);

from Goellheim, Kirchheimbonlanden [Amt], Pfalz: (Klein{Ludwig}70, 112);

from Groembach, Freudenstadt [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schaible{J.Martin}, Schumacher{Adam});

from Goersdorf, Hunspach parish, Woerth [Amt], Elsass: (Geist75, 79);

from Gomaringen, Reutlingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Nerz61, 153);

from Grossaspach, Backnang [Amt]or Ludwigsburg [Oberamt], Wuerttemberg: (Holzwarth125, Ibele6);

from Gross Kotten, Filehne Kreis, Posen Province, Prussia: (Meske120);

from Grunbach, Schorndorf [Amt] Wuerttemberg: (Hottmann147);

from Guendelbach, Vaihingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Eisenbrei39);

from Gundelfingen, Freiburg [Amt], Baden: (Paulin64);

from Gutenberg, Nuertingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Veil90);

from Hagelloch, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schnaidt145, Wanner146);

from Hagsfeld, Karlsruhe [Amt], Baden: (Geckenheimer);

from Hebenhausen, Witzenhausen [Amt], Hesse: (Haering27);

from Heddesbach, Eberbach [Amt], Elsass: (Coellmer aka frau Goebel113);

from Heilbronn, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Gebhard43);

from Hermersberg, Pirmasens [Amt], Pfalz: (Oster79, 85)

from Heuchelheim, Bergzabern [Amt], Rheinpfalz: (Schreiber33, 126);

from Heuchstaetten, Heidenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Hagstolz148, Koelle18);

from Heutingsheim, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Bader53, 127);

from Hof, Wuerttemberg: (Schuh{Gottlieb});

from Hoefen, Neuenbuerg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schuh{Johannes});

from Hohenstaufen, Goeppingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Glockenhan aka frau Spaeth97);

from Hunspach, Sulz [Amt], Elsass: (Merz104, Rott111);

from Illingen, Vaihingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Buehrer66);

from Isingen, Sulz [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Ruf65);

from Ittlingen, Eppingen [Amt], Baden: (Kappes109);

from Kaefertal, Mannheim [Amt], Baden: (Schulz(e)141);

from Kellenbach, Koblenz [Amt], Pfalz: (Schuetz81);

from Kilchberg, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Kapp5, 51, 53);

from Kirchheim-am-Neckar, Heilbronn or Besigheim [Amt], [Ludwigsburg Oberamt], Wuerttemberg: (Albrecht, Keuerleber/Kaierleber aka frau Schaible, Landsberger aka frau Schrieber33, Roesch);

from Kleeburg, Weissenburg [Amt], Elsass: (Loebs);

from Klingenmuenster, Bergzabern [Amt], Pfalz: (Pohl, Schnabel70, 130);

from Kriegsfeld, Kirchheimbolanden [Amt], Pfalz: (Schneider{Philipp}73);

from Krummhardt, Esslingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Heidle68);

from Langensteinbach, Karlsruhe [Amt], Baden: (Brandner66, 128);

from Lauffen-am-Neckar, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Rembold, Schneider{J.Friedrich}82);

from Lobsens, Wirsitz Kreis, Posen Department, South Prussia: (Eichelberg118, 122);

from Lohnsfeld, Kaiserslautern [Amt], Rheinpfalz: (Kessler33, 86, 87);

from Lustnau, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Kraenzler/Kranzler9, 107);

from Markgroeningen, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Gaup55, Gutjahr561, Kaul58, Laux, Mattheis57, 116, Schaefer60, Staus56, Veit162);

from Medard, Meisenheim, Rheinland-Pfalz: (Amann85, Heyl90);

from Moehringen, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Fleck25, Hell24, Hinke59, Kies{Abraham, David}25, 98);

from Moessingen, Rottenburg [Amt], Tuebingen [Oberamt], Wuerttemberg: (Dider/Dieter1, 36, Maier{Michael}, Schell26, Schuhmann, Speidel, Steinhilber29, Werner37);

from Moschwitz, South Prussia: (Dollinger63);

from Muehlhausen-an-der-Enz, Vaihingen, Wuerttemberg: (Bauer{Alexander});

from Muensingen, Wuerttemberg: (Stief);

from Murrhardt, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schnepf94, 134);

from Nebringen, Boeblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Voegele11);

from Neckarsteinach, Heidelberg [Amt], Baden: (Rehberger107);

from Neipperg, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Schmidt{Rosina Justina});

from Neubulach, Calw [Amt], Wuettemberg: (Rau{Friedrich});

from Neuhof, Fulda [Amt], Hesse: (Heil90);

from Nussloch, Heidelberg [Amt], Baden: (Bohrer aka frau Albrecht15);

from Oberbrueden, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Brozel);

from Obergruppenbach, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Daiss, Martin{J.Martin})

from Oberstenfeld, Marbach [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Hamann);

from Oehringen, Oehringen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Breloas42);

from Oestringen, Bruchsal [Amt], Baden: (Foerderer);

from Oppelsbohm, Waiblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Nies20);

from Oppenweiler, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Stradinger);

from Ossweil, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Rost48);

from Ouerwinken, Batschka, Hungary: (Lutz76);

from Pfaeffingen, Herrenberg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Lauer aka frau Rieger10, Welt/Velde11);

from Pfaeffingen, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Hoechs, Meier{Christian}8, 50);

from Pferdsfeld, Kreuznach [Amt], Pfalz: (Schwind77);

from Piermasens, Pfalz: (Will81, 125);

from Pless, Silesia, Prussia: (Zenker);

from Poland: (Torno119);

from Preussen: (Alvinn);

from Reichmannshausen, Schweinfurt [Amt], Bavaria: (Hemmerich);

from Reutlingen, Reutlingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Eberhard1, Engelson40, Fischer41, Goebel13, Holloch139, Keim35, Kengott aka frau Fischer41, Meier{Jakob, Christian, Georg}45, 78, 116, Reicherter47, Vogel35, Werwag139, 144);

from Rockenhausen, Kirchheim-Bolanden [Amt], Pfalz: (Opp88);

from Rommelsbach, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Neuschler);

from Saarbruecken, Pfalz: (Beck73);

from Scheppach, Walbach parish, Winsberg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Loefler, Schaeffer{Christina}, Schanzenbach);

from Schlierbach, Goeppingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Keller7);

from Schnait, Waiblingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Ruehle124);

from Schoenburg, Zabern [Amt], Elsass: (Zimmermann);

from Schwieberdingen, Ludwigsburg [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Klett, Mann48, Unrat63, Viet162, Weiss62);

from Seengen, Aargau [kanton], Switzerland: (Sandmeier82);

from Seewis-im-Praetigau, Graubuenden Kanton, Schweis: (Davaz aka frau Lotner92, Lotner92);

from Stebbach, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden: (frau Beck87);

from Steinsfurt, Sinsheim [Amt], Baden: (Schilling102, Schumacher99);

from Stetten, Brackenheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Kuemmerle);

from Sulpach, Goeppingen Amt, Wuerttemberg: (Spaeth97);

from Sulza, Thueringen: (Pensel);

from Tscherwenka, Batschka, Hungary: (Brechenmacher78, 132, Geist75, 79, Kies{Jacob}85, 133, Retzer44,72, Schuetz81);

from Tuebingen, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Meier{Georg}34);

from Unknown: (Ackermann117, Baum96, Baumann143, Denzer157, Edelmann140, Ehring160, Giebler, Haeuser, Heisendorf85, Hohnecker, Kittler, Krueger{Jacob}82, Leonhard44, 1, Meck, Meier{Jakob}, Miller{Friedrich}158, Nachtrieb70, 130,  Nei/Neu/Ney152, Richert10, 62, 69, Rieht105, Sauter/Sautter, Schaible156, Schlecht{Margaretha}161, Schock{Gottlieb}, Spitznagel71, 131, Tichy/Sichi/Schy, Wanke, Weiss{Franz}32, Weiss{Friedrich}30, Wittich91, Wurzinger43);

from Untergroeningen, Jagstkreis, Wuerttemberg: (Weimer74);

from Untergruppenbach, Heilbronn [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Kolb);

from Unterjesingen, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Huber{Christian}155, Schnaidt145, Unruh114);

from Unterlenningen, Kirchheim [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Wolf{J.Fried.});

from Volksberg, Zabern [Amt], Elsass: (Mueller{Philipp}80);

from Wangen, Stuttgart [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Weiss{Stephan}62);

from Wankheim, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Kaiser, Walker37);

from Weilheim, Tuebingen [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Gross3);

from Weinheim, Mannheim [Amt], Baden: (Heilmann113, 137);

from Weinsheim, Bad Kreuznach [Amt], Rheinpfalz: (Kirner51);

from Winterbach, Schorndorf [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Nuding{Christian}123);

from Wolfsoelden, Backnang [Amt], Wuerttemberg: (Eichholz151);

Glueckstal Gebiet: one of the five major Gebiets, i.e. districts, of the Odessa region colonies in southern Russia.  It’s original colonies were Bergdorf, Glueckstal, Kassel, and Neudorf.

Gminterdreick(?)GL: an unidentified place which according to the Frank FSL was in Isenburg and was homeUC to a Mueller family.

Gmuend(?)GL: see Gemuend.

GmuendGL: see Gmund.

GmundGS, Wuerttemberg: (now known as Swabisch Gmuend) is some 27 miles E of Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg.  Same as the next entry.

Gmuend (Wuerttemberg) [Imperial City]: said by the Hildmann FSL to be homeUC to Werbach{Michael} and {Christian} families.  Gmuend was its own country.  The Wuerttemberg was evidently added in to distinguish this one from other Gmuends in the Germanies.

 

Index

Check out the name(s) in which you are interested by clicking on the appropriate alphabetical section below: 

A Ann Ba

Bea

Ber Bid
Bok Bre C
Da Den Do
Ea Em Fa
Fo Ga Gi
Gn Gr Ha
He Hel Hi
Ho I J
Ka Ke Ki
Kn Kr Ku
La Le Li
Ma Me Mi
Na Ni O
Pa Pf Q
Ra Re Ri
Ro Sa Scha
Schm Scho Se
Si Sta Sti
Ta Ti U
V Wa We
Wh Wim X-Y-Z