Hoch

Spelling Variations
Haak
Hack
Heck
Hock
Place of origin
Bergen, Hanau, Germany
Description

Johann Heinrich Hoch was born about 1700 in Bergen, Hanau, Germany. He married Anna Katharina and arrived in Frank in 1767 with her and 2 children. They are recorded on the 1767 census of Frank in Household No. 12.

The Hoch lineage has been traced back to Hans Hack from Bleichenbach. The name is recorded through the years in German records as Hack, Heck, Haak, and Hoch.

Sources

Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 421.

Researchers
Edward F. Wagner
Associated Colonies