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Johannes Rau (abt. 1854)

Johannes Rau
Born about in Grimm, Saratov, Russiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 1885 in Grimm, Saratov, Russiamap
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 9 Feb 2017
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Volga German
Johannes Rau is a Volga German.
Johannes Rau has German Roots .

Family #206 in the 1857 census.
Family #423 in the 1897 Grimm census.

1857 Grimm Census [1]

Family # 206
Head of the Household Wilhelm Rau, age 65
Wife Christina Rau, age 60
Child #1 Nikolaus Rau, age 39
Grandchild #1 Katharina Margaretha Rau, age 15
Grandchild #2 Anna Katharina Rau, age 8
Grandchild #3 Anna Elisabeth Rau, age 5
Grandchild #4 Christian Jakob Rau, age 4
Grandchild #5 Johannes Rau, age 3, possible twin
Grandchild #6 Anna Katharina Rau, age 3 possible twin
Child #2 Johann Jakob Rau, age 30
Wife of Child #2 Katharina Elisabeth Rau, age 25
Grandchild #7 Georg Jakob Rau, age 2
Grandchild #8 Karl Rau, age 9 months
Child #3 Johann Georg Rau, age 24
Child #4 Philipp Jakob Rau, age 21

He was a twin. His mother died shortly after the birth of he and his sister.

1897 Grimm Census [2]

Family # 423
Head of the Household Nikolaus Rau, age 80, widower
Child #1 Christian Jakob Rau, age 43
Wife of Child #1 Anna Elisabeth Rau, age 40
Grandchild #1 Anna Elisabeth Rau, age 8
Grandchild #2 Amalia Rau, age 2
Child #2 Johannes Rau, age 41
Wife of Child #2 Maria Katharina Rau, age 40
Grandchild #3 Eva Rau, age 10
Grandchild #4 Elisabeth Rau, age 8
Grandchild #5 Katharina Rau, age 6
Grandchild #6 Anna Rau, age 4
Child #3 Heinrich Rau, age 30, by unidentified second wife, half brother to Christian Jakob Rau and Johannes Rau, child #1 and #2 in this census entry
Wife of Child #3 Katharina Rau, age 22
Grandchild #7 Elisabeth Rau, age 4 months


  1. 1857 Census of Grimm in the District of Saratov, Russia, dated 5 November 1857; Translated by Brent Mai, Concordia University, Portland, Oregon; Published by Dynasty Publishing, Beaverton, OR, USA; Published 2005; page 77, family #206, Wilhelm Rau family.
  2. 1897 Grimm (Lesnoi Karamysh), Russia Census List, Translated by Richard Rye, Compiled and Edited by John Groh, Contributor Henry Schmick; American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published 2017; page 188, family # 423, Nikolaus Rau family.

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