Associated Colonies
Place of origin
Lindheim, Büdingen, Oberhessen

Johann Simon Bauer (son of Andreas Bauer) and Susanna Kreiger (daughter of Johann Christian Kreiger) married in Lindheim on 30 Jul 1748.  They arrived in Russia on 4 Jul 1766 (on the same ship as the two Weisheim families) with six children: Anna Elisabeth (baptism not found), Eva Catharina, b. 1 Nov 1751; Andreas, b. 29 Sep 1753; Jonas, b. 11 Jan 1756; Susanna Maria, b. 17 Jul 1758; and Johann Christoph (baptism not found). The family settled in Galka, and is reported on the First Settler's List in Family #46. 


- Parish records of Lindheim (Hesse) Family Search Film #1201736
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010) p. 159
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): p. 31

Maggie Hein