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| HOFFNUNGSBURGHOFFNUNGSFELDHOFFNUNGSTAL,AKKERMANHOFFNUNGSTAL, GL�CKSTALHOLSTEIN
| H�LZEL | HUCK | HUCKERTAL | HUMMELHUSARENHUSSENBACH |

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HAHNSAU, VOLGA   top
Revision list of Mennonites that emigrated from Prussia to Volga region in 1855-1856

1857 List of Hahnsau residents, extracted by Vlad Soshnikov of RAGAS

19 names from the Revision lists of Mennonites who left from Prussia in 1855-1856. 3 pgs

HALBSTADT, MOLOCHNA MENNONITE COLONIES   top
List of villages in Molochna Mennonite colonies with suggested reading list and map of region
HARBIN, CHINA   top
Map of region with reading list

Polonian Pastoral Work in Harbin, China (1901-1925), by Rev. Jerzy Misiurek. Published in The Journal of the Polish Genealogical Society of America, vol. 20, no. 2

HEIDELBERG, PRISCHIB COLONIES, MOLOCHNA DISTRICT   top
Map of village from Heimatbuch 1961

List of villages in Prischib Colonies in the Molochna District with map of region

HEIMTAL PARISH   top
Description and history of parish
HELENENTAL, ODESSA   top
1848 History and description of village

Description of villages in Grossliebental Colonies with suggested reading list

Map of village from Heimatbuch 1956

List of village maps found in Heimatbucher

Helenental, Beresan District, Odessa 1858 census, joint project of AHSGR & GRHS.

HERMANNSTAL, ODESSA   top
Map of village from Heimatbuch 1959
HERZOG, SARATOV, VOLGA   top
Map 6, Quadrant E-3, 51 29 N 46 43 E

1766 Original settler list donated by Lawrence A Weigel

List of villages in Canton Mariental with suggested reading list and map of region

Information on migration between Herzog and Pfeifer

Pictures of Descendants of Adam Brungardt & Katharina Dreiling

Larry Wiegel Information Letter & family chart from Marion Wasinger to Mr. & Mrs. Nuss

Pictures of gravestones and plaque from Marion Wasinger

Information on Peter Dinkel, John A. Dinkel and Andreas Dinkel who went to Victoria, Kansas. 1 pg.

Original Settler List for Colony of Herzog/Susly, Dated 14 July 1766.  3pgs.

Old Marriage Customs in Herzog (Victoria), Kansas.  Reprint from Western Folklore Volume XIX, April 1960, Number 2

 

HILDMANN, VOLGA   top
Census entry for individual from village

List of villages in Canton Kamenka with suggested reading list and map of region

1834 Hildman village census donated by Rosemary Larson

HOCHHEIM, PRISCHIB COLONIES, MOLOCHNA DISTRICT   top
List of villages in Prischib Colonies in the Molochna District with map of region
HOCHST�DT, PRISCHIB COLONIES, MOLOCHNA DISTRICT   top
List of villages in Prischib Colonies in the Molochna District with map of region
HOFFENTAL, PRISCHIB COLONIES, MOLOCHNA DISTRICT   top
List of villages in Prischib Colonies in the Molochna District with map of region
HOFFENTAL, SAMARA, VOLGA  top
Map 6, Quadrant F-4, 51 03 N 47 13 E

Family group sheets of village from Irene Boam, including "History of the Clovis Branch of the Gleim Family" and "Diary of Friedrich Wilhelm Gleim"

History of Zion Lutheran Church, Hoffenthal, Manitoba, Canada

Description and history of village from Richard Mohrlang, Germany and Irene Boam

Correspondence to Village Research Coordinator with history of village

1996, 1997 Report by Village Coordinator

Map drawn early 1930s by Russian Army Corps of Engineers

Family Group Ancestor charts for Gleim, Dewald

From the Diary of Friedrich Wilhelm Gleim "History of Our Trip from Europe", 1907

HOFFNUNGSBURG  top
Description and history of village

Map of village, circa 1929-1930

HOFFNUNGSFELD, DAGESTAN   top
Map of village from Heimatbuch 1964
HOFFNUNGSTAL, AKKERMAN, BESSARABIA   top
Map 1, Quadrant C-7, 46 19 N 29 21 E

Map of village

1848 Description and history of village

Excerpt from 1847-1860 Evangelical Church in village with Unruh entry

Kl�stitz marriage records for citizens from the village, 1854-1888

Suggested reading list and list of organizations to contact for more information compiled by Herb Poppke

Hoffnugstal Newsletter Dec 2004 Vol 10 #3

Differences of the 1854 and 1858 census in Stumpp book

List of Documents from the Izmail Archives from Ted Becker.  3 pgs.

Village Coordinator Reports: 2008

Information on the Jacob Johann Lutz family.  Submitted by Annie Rae 1 pg.

HOFFNUNGSTAL, GL�CKSTAL, ODESSA  top
Map 2, Quadrant C-5, 47 09 N 30 06 E

1848 Description and history of village

Hand drawn map of village

Map of village from Heimatbuch 1956 and list of village maps found in Heimatbucher

Excerpt from Die Genealogie Hoffnungstals, by Dr. Otto G. Siegle

Brief history of village and information on contemporary name of village, as posted to GER-RUS 

Suggested reading list and list of organizations to contact for more information, compiled by Herb Poppke

Map of Kustenlander des Schwarzen Meersm 1852, donated by Dale Lee Wahl

The Hoffnungstal Odesse Newsletter Vol 9, Issue 3, Feb 2002

894-1-6 File, The Roll of Married in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol used, Kherson Province, 1902

894-1-6 File, The Roll of Deaths in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol used, Kherson Province, 1902

894-1-6 File, The Roll of Born and Baptized in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol used, Kherson Province, 1902

Ackerman Family Genealogical information, donated by Dale Lee Wahl

849-1-1 File, The Roll of Deaths in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol Uyezd, Kherson Province, 1899

849-1-1 File, The Roll of Born and Baptized in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol Uyezd, Kherson Province, 1899

849-1-1 File, The Roll of Married in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol Uyezd, Kherson Province, 1899

74-1-2 File, About Marriage Contracts and the Bonds, 1822, 1822-1829

1903 Rolls of those born and baptized in Hoffnungstal Parish donated by Dale Wahl

1904 Roll of those born and baptized in Hoffnungstal Parish donated by Dale Wahl

252-1-404 Various records from the Comptoir Magistrate's office in Odessa for the periods 1821-1822, Text German and English donated by Dale Wahl

The Roll of Born/Baptized, Deaths and Marriages in Hoffnungstal Parish, Tyraspol Uyezd, Kherson Province, 1906. 894-1-17 File donated by Dale Wahl.

Ackerman/Anderson/Wall information.  Submitted Shirley Ansley. 3pgs.

HOLSTEIN, SARATOV, VOLGA   top
Map 6, Quadrant C-7, 50 25 N 45 42 E

Extracts from 1798 census listing inhabitants entering village between 1788-1798. See Galka or Stephan file for entire file.

List of villages in Canton Kamenka with suggested reading list and map of region

Partial church records indicating genealogy of Schulz family (see also DREISPITZ file for Klein, M�ller and Rupp genealogy information)

The Lower Volga Villages Project information

Extracts from 1857 census

The Lower Volga Villages Sheet (11-01)

Surname Index of the 1798 Holstein Census donated by Janet Flickinger

Norddeutsche Vorfahren meines Vaters Alfred Jackson durch seine Mutter. German text donated by Alex and Hilde Schwabauer. 36 pgs.

Family Information on Jacob Beitz and Eva Elizabeth Arndt from William Beitz. 2pgs.

Descendants of Johann Adam Beitz. Donated by William A. Beitz. 2 pgs.

Neue Erkenntnisse Zur Auswanderund Nach Russland 1766 by Ella Gieg. 20 pgs German text.

Information from Village Coordinator Edith Bottsford
1.  Information on the village with names of first settlers.  4 pgs. Edith
2.  Names in Holstein Cemetery. 2pgs.
3.  Letters from David Kuxhausen contributed by Maria Leimann
4.  Memories of Holstein by Gottfried Erhardt contributed by Maria Leimann
5.  Picture of Hospital, surrounding county and Holstein looking towards Galka.
6.  Line in Holstein 1956-19960 submitted by Maria Leimann
7.  Holstein in 1994.  Submitted by Rosalie and Irene nee Yauck.
8.  Picture of funeral procession of Fred Hildermann 1929.

Karst family information

This village is part of the Lower Volga Village Project.  This village is included in the Lower Volga Village Newsletter.  First published as the Driespitz, Muehlberg, Shchebakova Sheet 1994-1998.  Published twice yearly as the Lower Volga Village Sheet.  Ask librarian for its location.

2009 Village Coordinators Report.

Holstein/Werchnaja Kulalinka Church Records - Births, 1799-1849; Marriages, 1800-1852; Deaths 1799-1849.  (The original records are in the Volgograd Archives)

H�LZEL / HOEZEL, VOLGA   top
List of villages in Canton Seelman with suggested reading list and map of region
HUCK,SARATOV, VOLGA   top
Map 6, Quadrant B-4, 51 05 N 45 22 E

1775 List of colonists able to farm, Fond 283, file 172

"Die Huckere" village newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 1, August 1996

Description of village

"A Brief History of the Frick Family of Huck, Volga", by Adam Kindsvater

Hand drawn map of village by Adam Kindsvater

Hand drawn map of village, by Mr. & Mrs. Eichhorn

Description and history of village

Extracts from 1798 census listing inhabitants entering village between 1788-1798. See Galka or Stephan file for entire file.

Articles extracted from Die Welt Post, May 1922-August 1923

Family Group Charts for Kindsvaters from Huck

Extractions from Hattie Plum Williams census of German Russians in Lincoln, NE for individuals from Huck, published in Clues 1984, Part 2 

Letters from Huck inhabitants, published in Die Welt Post, donated by Delores Schwartz

List of surnames common in Huck, donated by Delores Schwartz

Interview with Katherine (Kindsvater) Sinner, Lincoln, Nebraska in early 1981 at her home at  1401 N. 40th St. by Mary Wunder and Lillian Weber; donated by Delores Schwartz

Excerpt from Minkh�s "Encyclopedia," translated into English, donated by Delores Schwartz

Personal description of village by a Kindsvater, donated by Delores Schwartz

"Life in Huck" by Phillip Schleich, October 1980, donated by Delores Schwartz

List of immigrants from Huck to Lincoln, Nebraska or other U.S. locations, donated by Delores Schwartz

List of Kreick family information from Huck Church records, 1844-1849, and 1850 and 1857 census, extracted in Russia, donated by Dennis Zitterkopf

Village Coordinator Reports: 1997, 2008

Account of visit to Huck in 1993, by Sue Kottwitz

Weisgerber Family information, donated by Mrs Ernie Spahn

Meine Herkunft, submitted by Adam and Anna Kindsvater

Computer disks containing Families of Adam, Michael, Johannes, Charlotta and Maria Elizabeth Zitterkopf, Families of Johan Georg Kreick, Disk 1, April 2001

List of colonists able to farm, April 1775. Fond 283, file 172.

Zitterkopf research in Huck from Dennis Zitterkopf

Census records for the family line of Zitterkopf

1850-1857 Zitterkopf census records, donated by Dennis Zitterkopf

Lists of families for the last name of Zitterkopf and Kreick

Meine Herkungt, submitted by Adam and Anna Kindsvater

A brief history of the Frick family , donated by Adam Kindsvater

Census lists for the family line of Hempel, donated by Ray Peterson

Geschlossen Document for (translated decision to stay behind) Johann Kindsvater, son of Philipp and Elisabeth Hixt Kindsvater. Came from LDS Microfilm  #1797256, Frame 0144, donated by Erwin Ulmer.

1834 Census of Huck, Saratov, Russia. Donated by Huck Research Group. 64 pages. 

1857 Census of Huck, Saratov, Russia. Donated by Huck Research Group. 129 pages.

Church record for Johann Rupel, Konrad Gelzer/Helzer/Holzer, Johannes Kleiber,
Abraham Kock, Konrad Leisman, Johann Heinrich Lofink. 1pg.

German letter dated 10 April 1928 and translated by Philipp Kindsvater in regard to pastors.  5 pgs from the Dr. Paul Reitzer collection.

2009 Village Coordinators Report.

Copies of Huck records from Engels Archive for Zitterkopf surname.

Evangelical Lutheran Church family registers for 5 Zitterkopf families; Folio 260, op 1, delo 1, multiple pages (earlier copies of registers Dennis Zitterkopf previously submitted)

Huck birth records; folio 226, op 2, delo 12 & 14, multiple pages 1857, 1858, 1859, 1860, 1864.

Huck confirmation records: folio 226, op 1, delo 26, multiple pages, folio 226, op 2, delo 12 & 14, multiple pages: 1855-1859, 1878, 1884, 1887, 1888, 1891, 1894, 1899, 1901, 1902, 1903.

Newspaper article/photo from Casper Wyoming paper of Fernon Zitterkopf, Jacob Hein and Molly Leis.

Huckertal, Volga  top
Letter from Jaap Hogenboom with information on the village
HUMMEL, VOLGA   top
List of villages in Canton Katharinenstadt with suggested reading list and map of region
HUSAREN, VOLGA   top
Hand drawn map of village

List of villages in Canton Kamenka with suggested reading list and map of region

HUSSENBACH, VOLGA   top
Hussenbach, Linevo Ozero, Saratov, Volga
Map 6, Quadrant A-5, 50 53 N 44 49 E

Hussenbach, Gashon, Samara, Volga
Map 6, Quadrant E-5, 50 55 N 46 45 E

Maps (2) of village with list of inhabitants

"Hussenbach Review" village newsletter, Vol. 1 No. 1, June 1994; Vol. 1 No. 2, September 1994 and Vol. 2 No. 1, June 1995

"Hussenbacher Nachrichtsblatt"

Description and history of village by Viktor Volz

Table of Contents from book by Viktor Volz  "Germans in Russia between Nomades and Wolves under the Soviet Regime and the Soviet Star"

1834 Revision list extracts and marriage record extracts for Hoffmans from Hussenbach

Information on individuals from Hussenbach who settled in Germany from Elsie Leis Kraft

Correspondence from Village Coordinators regarding village

Information on original settlers to Hussenbach

Addresses for contacts on village

List of materials ordered by members for village

Death and birth extracts for Kreuzers donated by Louise Potter

List of colonies in province with founding information and suggested reading list

List of AHSGR members indicated in Clues 1996, Part 2, "Surname Exchange," who have ancestral connections to Hussenbach.

Research performed by RAGAS, pertaining to Hussenbach

Extracts from 1798 census for Galka and Stephan parishes documenting individuals who moved between villages. See Galka or Stephan file for entire list.

1997 Village Coordinator report

Map of village and roster of inhabitants, 1820-1941, donated by Vic Pister

Russian Census Registering the Family of Johann Georg Fromm from the village of Hussenbach, 1897 (in Russain), donated by Bob Fromm

Kulberg Report from the Chancery of Guardianship of Foreign as of September 18, 1766 (in Russian), donated by Bob Fromm

Kulberg�s Record Lists Registering the Arrival of the Family of Michael Fromm, 1766, 1798 (in Russain), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Revision Tally of 1811 Registering the Family of Franz Fromm (in Russain), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Revision Tally of 1834 Registering the Family of Franz Fromm (in Russain), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Church Book Registering the Birth of Georg Conrad Fromm, 1846 (in German), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Church Book Registering the Birth of Heinrich Fromm, 1855 (in German), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Church Book Registering the Birth of Philipp Fromm, 1896 (in German), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Revision Tally of 1858 Registering the Families of Brothers Johannes Fromm and Johann Valentin Fromm and Their Nephew Conrad Fromm (in Russian), donated by Bob Fromm

Hussenbach Colony Church Book Registering the Death of Johannes Fromm, Elizabeth Fromm and the Death of Johann Peter Fromm, 1849 (in German), donated by Bob Fromm

Norma Rommel letter telling of the of Eugene's death and his family history

Death certificates for Stencel family

1834 census entry for name Rommel, Keib.  2 pgs

Information on the Stroh/Rutz family.  Submitted Shirley Ansley. 41 pgs.

Travel papers for Johannes Bitsch and family. 3 pgs.

2009 Village Coordinators Report

Land survey of 1857, 1 pg.  Donated by Nina Vaschkau from Volgograd Archives



HAHNSAUHALBSTADTHARBIN | HEIDELBERGHEIMTALPARISHHELENENTAL | HERMANNSTALHERZOG |
| HILDMANNHOCHHEIMHOCHST�DT | HOFFENTAL, PRISCHIB COLONIESHOFFENTAL,SAMARA |
| HOFFNUNGSBURGHOFFNUNGSFELDHOFFNUNGSTAL,AKKERMANHOFFNUNGSTAL, GL�CKSTALHOLSTEIN
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