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Johann Heinrich Nazarenus from Lorbach and Anna Maria Koch, daughter of the deceased Johann Caspar Koch from Lorbach, were married 23 April 1766 in Büdingen. They arrived in Kutter on 29 July 1767 and are listed on the 1767 census there in Household No. 67.

Ludwig Nazarenus (Household No. 31 on the 1767 Kutter census) and Anna Nazarenus (Household No. 69 on the 1767 Walter census) are part of this same family.


- Bonner, Wayne H. Volga German Settlers Identified in Isenburg and Other German Church Records Part I (Gardena, CA: Wayne Bonner, 2007): 42.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): 75.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 483 & 492.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 310.


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