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Ursula (Stroh) Weissbender (1711 - bef. 1798)

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Ursula Weissbender formerly Stroh
Born in Dreieichenhain, Hessen, Germanymap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died before in Grimm, Saratov, Russiamap [uncertain]
Profile last modified 31 Oct 2018 | Created 13 Oct 2016
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Biography

Volga German
Ursula (Stroh) Weissbender is a Volga German.
Ursula (Stroh) Weissbender has German Roots.

Family #59 in the 1767 Grimm census.

Family #135 in the 1775 Grimm census.

Ursula Weissbender was born 19 Mar 1711 in Dreieichenhain, Hessen, Germany, to parents Heinrich and Susanne Stroh.


Birth Record [1]

Name: Ursula Stroh
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 19 Mrz 1711 (19 Mar 1711)
Baptism Date: 22 Mrz 1711 (22 Mar 1711)
Baptism Place: Dreieichenhain, Hessen, Germany
Father: Henrich Stroh
Mother: Susanne
FHL Film Number: 1272820


Baptism Record [2]

Name: Ursula Stroh
Gender: Female
Baptism Date: 22 Mrz 1711 (22 Mar 1711)
Baptism Place: Evangelisch, Dreieichenhain, Starkenburg, Hesse-Darmstadt
Father: Henrich Stroh
Mother: Susanne
FHL Film Number: 1272820


She married Johann Georg Weissbender by 1736, and the couple had at least one child, Konrad Weissbender, born 24 Mar 1737.


Birth Record for Son Johann Conrad Weissbender [3]

Name: Johann Conrad Weissbender
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 24 Mrz 1737 (24 Mar 1737)
Baptism Date: 26 Mrz 1737 (26 Mar 1737)
Baptism Place: Dreieichenhain, Hessen, Germany
Father: Johann Georg Weissbender
Mother: Ursula Stroh
FHL Film Number: 1272820


Her husband passed away before 1766, when she, her son, and her daughter-in-law decided to immigrate to Russia. [4]

She is listed in the first census of Grimm.


1767 Grimm Census [5]

Family # 59
Head of the Household Konrad Weissbinder [sic], age 31, Lutheran craftsman from Isenburg
Wife Eva Martha Weissbender, age 35
Mother Ursula Weissbender, age 56


By 1775, she had not remarried and was still living with her son and daughter-in-law.


1775 Grimm Census [6]

Family # 135
Head of the Household Konrad Weisbender, age 38
Wife Eva Maria Weisbender, age 45 [sic]
Mother Ursula Weisbender, age 63


According to the 1798 census, her son and his family moved to the colony of Müller. [7] It's not clear if she accompanied her son to the southern colony. If she were still alive, she would have been 86 years old. In all probability, she was deceased by 1798 and her remains interred in Grimm.


Sources

  1. Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. Ursual Stroh, born 19 March 1711. See: https://ancstry.me/2ABLJmD
  2. Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. Ursula Stroh, baptised 22 March 1711. See: https://ancstry.me/2Q4GrFD.
  3. Germany, Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. See: https://ancstry.me/2CSczbN.
  4. Pleve, Igor. List of Colonists to Russia in 1766, "Reports by Ivan Kulberg," Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation, Saratov State Technical University; Published in Saratov, Russia 2010; page 320, Conrad Weissbender, Lutheran farmer from Isenburg, document number 5028.
  5. Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767, Band 2, Herausgegeben von Alfred Eisfeld under Mitarbeit von Sabine Eichwald, Published by the Nordost-Instsitut - 38085 Göttingen, 2005; page 81, family #59.
  6. The 1775 and 1798 Census of the German Colony on the Volga, Lesnoy Karamysh, also known as Grimm; Published by the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published date: 1995; family #135 in the 1775 census.
  7. The 1775 and 1798 Census of the German Colony on the Volga, Lesnoy Karamysh, also known as Grimm; Published by the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published date: 1995; 1798 census Appendix D-21.


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