Johannes Mehler and Elisabetha Schäfer

Johannes Mehler was born 28 August 1832 in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia to Franz Meler and Anna Maria Haberkorn. He was christened 30 August 1832. Johannes married Elisabetha Schäfer 18 November 1851 in Köhler, Saratov, Russia. Elisabetha was born about 1829 to Franz Xavier Schäfer and Barbara Resch and was of Leichtling.

Johannes and Elisabetha's children are:

  1. Jakob Mehler, born about 1852 in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia.
  2. Peter Mehler, born 15 Oct 1855 in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia, christened the same day in Köhler, Saratov, Russia, married 1) Margaretha Nahm (b. abt. 1853 to Matthias Nahm and Katharina Schtremel) 6 Nov 1873 in Köhler, Saratov, Russia and 2) Margretha Müller (b. 27 Sep 1858 in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia to Johannes Müller and Elisabeth Berger, ch. 28 Sep 1858 in Köhler, Saratov, Russia, d. 1934 in Russia of starvation) 29 Jan 1880 in Köhler, Saratov, Russia, died 1920 (shot on the steps of the Catholic church in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia by Bolsheviks. Margret died of starvation in 1934 in Leichtling, Saratov, Russia.


Sources: 

  1. Boyd, Darryl (compiler) & Gartner, Angela (translator), Leichtling, Russia 1850 Census, Concord, CA, 2006.
  2. Eichmann, Wadim (translator), Leichtling, Russia 1857 Census, Concord, CA, 2019.
  3. Köhler church records in the Saratov Province State Archive, research by Dr. Igor Pleve, November 2019, translation by Wadim Eichmann.
  4. Church records of Semenovka parish from Saratov Province State Archive. Retrieved by Wadim Eichmann and extracted by Michelle Boyd.



Photo
Peter Mehler and Margaretha Mueller:
Peter and Margareta (Mueller) Mahler



Church Records
Mehler-Nahm 6.11.1873
Column 1: Peter Mehler
Column 2: 37 (Index of record in current month)
Column 3: 6th of November
Column 4: 6.11.1873 in Karaulny-Buerak Romic Catholic Church priest Philipp Dorzweiler announced
three times, which were made on 28th of october, 1st of november and 3rd of november.
Column 5: Colonist Peter Mehler, yooung man (in this case means unmarried before) 19 years old with
maiden Margaretha Nahm, 20 years old, both from Ilavlya (Leichtling) of Karaulny Buerak (Köhler)
parish in Ilavlya (Leichtling) married.
Column 6: Colonists Johann Mehler and Elisabetha Schäfer, legal spouses's son and Matthias Nahm and
Katharina Schtremel, legal spouses's daughter with witnesses Gottfried Schäfer and Peter Sänger.
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Mehler Peter 15.10.1855
Column 1: Mehler
Column 2: 162 (Index of record in current month)
Column 3: 15 (day of birth)
Column 4: 15 (day of baptism)
Column 5: 15.10.1855 in Karaulny-Buerak Romic Catholic Church the baby named Peter is baptized
by abbot of Karaulny Buerak Romic Church Johann Lozinsky with the performance of all rites of the
sacrament.
Column 6: Colonists Johann Mehler and Elisabetha maiden name Klitsch(??? very probably misspelled),
legal spouses's son was born 15.10.1855 in Ilavlya (Leichtling).
Column 7: Receivers were colonists Peter Dieser with Barbara Gergenster.
Column 8: Godparents were colonists Valentin Messler and Jacob Mehler.
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Mehler-Schäfer 18.11.1851
Column 1: empty
Column 2: 22 (Index of record in current month)
Column 3: 18 (day of marriage)
Column 4: 18.11.1851 in Karaulny-Buerak Romic Catholic Church abbot Johann Lozinsky announced three
times, which were made on 4th of november, 11th of november and 18th of november.
Column 5: Colonist Johann Mehler, yooung man (in this case means unmarried before) 20 years old with
maiden Elisabetha Schäfer, 22 years old, both from Ilavlya (Leichtling) of Karaulny Buerak (Köhler)
parish in Ilavlya (Leichtling) married.
Column 6: Colonists Franz Mehler and Anna Maria Haberkorn, legal spouses's son and Franz Schäfer and
Barbara Resch, legal spouses's daughter with witnesses Jacob Shneider and Jacob Rock.
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Mehler-Miller 29.1.1880
Column 1: Mehler
Column 2: 5 (index of marriages in this month)
Column 3: 29 (day of month)
Column 4: 29.01.1880 in Romic Church of Karaulny-Buerak (Köhler)
Parish the marriage has been confirmed. (Simplified translation,
because there some kind of religious formula used)
Column 5: Colonist Peter Meler, widower, 24 years old with Margaretha
Miller, maiden, 21 years old, both from colony Ilavlya (Leichtling) of
Karaulny-Buerak (Köhler) Parish.
Column 6: Village colonists Johannes Mehler and Elisabetha Schefer
(Schäfer?), legal spouses's son and Johannes Miller and Elisabeth
Berger, legal spouses's daughter. Witnesses are Peter and Matthias
Schneider.

Source: Köhler church records in the Saratov Province State Archive, research by Dr. Igor Pleve, November 2019, translation by Wadim Eichmann.



[Aug 1832]
Place of birth: Ilavla
Text: Die 30 Ego qui sup: bap: Inf: Nne Joannem nat: 28 h: CC LL Franciscus Mehler et an: Maria Haberkornin LW: Joannes Mehler cum An: Maria Krohin Juvens
Translation: The 30th I, aforenamed [V. Snarsky], baptized the infant named Johannes born this 28. Legitimate spouses Franciscus Mehler and Anna Maria Haberkorn. [Witnesses?] Johannes Mehler with Anna Maria Kroh, [youths?]
Nomen et cognomen [names]: Joannes Mehler
Year collection: 1832
Image: 14
 
Source: Church records of Semenovka parish from Saratov Province State Archive. Retrieved by Wadim Eichmann and extracted by Michelle Boyd.


1850 Russian Census

Leichtling, Russia

No.

Names

Age (1850)

Moved or Died

Age At Last Census (1834)

18

Friedrich Meler

wife: not listed

sons:

1. George Meler

     wife: Elisabeta

         sons:

              a. Nikolaus Meler

              b. Jakob Meler

              c. Peter Meler

              d. Michael Meler

         daughters:

              a. Barbara Meler

              b. Anna Margarita Meler


2. Franz Meler

     wife: Anna Maria

         sons:

              a. Johannes Meler

              b. Peter Meler

         daughters:

              a. Anna Maria Meler

              b. Eva Elisabeta Meler


3. Johannes Meler


4. Peter Meler

     wife: Christina

         son:

              a. Peter Meler


5. Jakob Meler

    wife: Anna Maria

--



43

40


15

11

9

1


20

18


38

38


18

2


10

5


--


29

27


7


25

19

Died 1846























Died 1848

51



27











22



2






20


13





9


Source: Boyd, Darryl (compiler) & Gartner, Angela (translator), Leichtling, Russia 1850 Census, Concord, CA, 2006.




1857 Russian Census

Leichtling, Russia

No. in 1850
No. in 1857
Names
Age in 1850
Moved or died
Age in 1857
18 20 Georg Mehler 43 Died 1852 -


       Georg's wife Elisabetha -
47


       Georg's sons:




       1. Nikolaus Mehler 15
22


              Nikolaus' wife Elisabetha -
21


              Nikolaus' daughter:




              1) Katharina Mehler -
1/2


       2. Jakob Mehler 11
18


       3. Peter Mehler 9
16


       4. Michael Mehler 1
8


Georg's brother Franz Mehler 38
45


       Franz's wife Anna Maria -
45


       Franz's sons:




       1. Johannes Mehler 18
25


              Johannes' wife Elisabetha            -
27


             Johannes' sons:




             1) Jakob Mehler -
5


             2) Peter Mehler -
2


       2. Peter Mehler 2
9


       3. Georg Mehler -
7


       4. Johannes Mehler -
4


       Franz's daughter:




       1. Elisabetha Mehler -
13


Georg's brother Peter Mehler 29
36


       Peter's wife Christina -
34


       Peter's sons:




       1. Peter Mehler 7
14


       2. Matthias Mehler -
4


       3. Andreas Mehler -
1 1/4


       4. Jakob Mehler -
1 1/4


Georg's brother Jakob Mehler 25
32


       Jakob's wife Anna Maria -
26


       Jakob's daughters:




       1. Anna Maria Mehler -
3


       2. Elisabetha Mehler -
1


Source: Eichmann, Wadim (translator), Leichtling, Russia 1857 Census, Concord, CA, 2019.




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