Our People from Kautz


First Gradwohl Family in Kautz:

The FIRST GRADWOHL was Georg Gradwohl, b. 1742, Reformed Faith, saddle maker from Kurpfalz, Oberschwassheim village, arrived in Oranienbaum on 8.08.1766 by the ship "Mercury", with his wife Maria Barbara ?. They arrived in Kautz/Kauz colony on 20.07.1767. Seven children were born in Kautz later. All Gradwohl/Gratwohl families from Kautz are descended from this line.