Hegele, Christian Gottlieb
Christian Gottlieb Hegele was born in Hirschlanden, Leonberg, Württemberg. He served as pastor in Beideck from 1836 to 1850 and in Yagodnaya Polyana from 1850 until his death there on 3 January 1864. He married Nancy Galloway, the daughter of James Galloway, and sister to the wife of Pastor Karl Heinrich Thomas.
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 141.