Christ Mueller

Birth
Samara Oblast, Russia
Death 1913 (aged 42–43)
Samara Oblast, Russia
Burial Unknown, Specifically: Disposition of remains unknown.
Memorial ID 182438514 · View Source
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Christ was born in Gnadendorf, Samara, Russia. A Volga Weisensiete Colony. He married Katherina Elizabeth Weber in Rosenfeld am Nachoi (a village nearby) in 1903. The had five children: Friedrich (1903-),Christian (1904-), Sophia (1906-1969), Gottfried (Mueller)Holzwart (1909-1990), Dorothy (Mueller)Holzwart (1911-1977) and Molly Mueller (1911-1993). After Christ's death in 1913, Katherine married Henry Holzwart of Gnadendorf. When Henry and Katherine immigrated to America in 1923, all the children from Sophia on down took the surname of Holzwart to expedite the immigration process. It is not know what happened to Friedrich and Christian who either died by 1923 or chose to remain in Russia. The rest of the family settled in Sheboygan, WI.

Gnadendorf
Names
Blagodatnoye, Gnadendorf, Nachoi, Nakhoi
Location
51°13'30" N 46°47'00"E
History
Gnadendorf was founded in 1859 as a Lutheran colony. In 1909, 219 people resettled to Siberia. In 1910, Gnadendorf had a Lutheran church, a school, a brick plant, and three wind mills.
Because of their close geographical proximity to one another, Gnadendorf and Rosenfeld were merged into one governmental unit during the Soviet era.
Church
Gnadendorf was part of the Lutheran parish of Weizenfeld where the pastor also lived.
Pastors
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Population
Population Table
Year Households Population
Total Male Female
1859
1883 1,176
1889 1,346
1894
1897 1,464* 713 751
1905 1,872
1910 217 2,062 1,024 1,038
1912 2,300
1920 255** 1,908
1922 1,406
1923 1,570
1926*** 265 1,450 723 727
1931 1,945****
*Of whom 1,446 were German.
**Of which 254 households were German.
***Of whom 1,446 (720 male & 726 female) were German living in 265 households.
****Of whom 1,936 were German.


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  • Created by: Dave Hartmann
  • Added: 16 Aug 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 182438514
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christ Mueller (1870–1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 182438514, ; Maintained by Dave Hartmann (contributor 47319355) Unknown, who reports a Disposition of remains unknown..