Philipp Frank, son of Rudolf Frank and Anna Katharina Müller, was born in Schriesheim, Kurpfalz, on 5 November 1719. He was married in the Reformed Church in Schriesheim to Anna Margaretha Will on 20 April 1756. Anna Margaretha was born to Hans Heinrich Will and Anna Katharina Haas? on 13 September 1721, also in Schriesheim. Philipp and his family arrived on 20 July 1767 in Kautz.
Son Johann Heinrich Frank moved to the colony of Hussenbach.
- Frank Chart (for the colony of Kautz), compiled by Igor Pleve.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Hs086, Kz22.
- Parish records of Schriesheim (LDS Film #1192205).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001).
D. Michael Frank