The Rev. Joseph Werth, son of Joseph Werth & Maria Hoerner, was born on 4 October 1952 in Karaganda, Siberia. He was consecrated Bishop of the Diocese of the Transfiguration at Novosibirsk on 16 June 1991.
His Volga German ancestors come from the colony of Schönchen.
- Joseph Werth (Wikipedia.com)