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Hussenbach [Eustenbach] (Linevo Osero) is in the Kanton of Frank, in the Province of Saratov, and is on the Bergseite (hillside) or west side of the Volga River. The colony was founded 16 May 1767 with a population of 525. By 1912 the population was 8080, and in 1926 it was 6623. This was established as a Lutheran village and is located on the Medvidetsa River. Other names: Linevo Ozero, Linjowo Osero, Ustenbach. Location: 50º53' N 44º49' E
Hussenbach (Gaschon)sometimes called Neu-Hussenbach, is in the Kanton of Krasny Kut, in the Province of Samara and is on the Wiesenseite (meadowside) or the east side of the Volga River. This village was established in 1860 as a daughter colony by colonists from Hussenbach, Deitel, Huck, Norka, and Grimm. In 1912 the population has been shown as 6624. This is also a Lutheran village and is located on the Gaschon River. Other names: Dobrynino, Gashon, Hussenbah, Neu-Hussenbach. Location: 50º55'N 46º45' E
A data base has been established for Hussenbachers which includes both colonies. The data bank was established by Louise Potter. Susan Nakaji has taken over responsibility for the database.
In order to make the data base of more value to all who are interested in this village, all Hussenbachers are encouraged to send their family group sheets and pedigree charts to the Hussenbach Village Coordinator. Hussenbach family charts received from Dr. Pleve or other researchers are also appreciated. See Contact page to send information.