Fuchs (Hussenbach)

Spelling Variations: 
Fuchs (Hussenbach)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Eberhard Fuchs, a censor in Pferdsfeld, Germany, is the grandfather of Johann Georg Fuchs who was born in 1733 in Merxheim, Reingrafen von Grumbach Territory, and died in 1802 in Hussenbach. His ancestors came from neighboring Pferdsfeld. Johann Georg Fuchs married Friederica Magdalena Gresser on 24 November 1761 in Offenbach/Glan, Rheingrafen von Grumbach Territory, Germany. Friedrica was baptized on 11 April 1741 in Ilgensheim, Rheingrafen von Grumbach Territory.

They arrived in Oranienbaum, Russia, on 14 September 1766 aboard the ship Frau Ditrica, and arrived in Hussenbach in 1767.

Part of this family moved to Frank.


- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Hs080, Kz21.
- Parish records of Merxheim.
- Parish records of Pferdsfeld.
- Pleve, Igor. Fuchs Family Chart.


Shirley Hurrell

Volga Colonies