Ernestinendorf

Names: 
Bäckerdorf
Beckerdorf
Beckersdorf
Berezovka
Berezovoye
Ernestinendorf
Березовка
Эрнестинендорф
Беккердорф
Березовое
Daughter Colonies: 
History: 

Ernestinendorf was founded on 3 August 1767 by Baron Caneau de Beauregard as a Lutheran colony. It was located along the banks of the Malii Karaman River (Little Karaman River).

Today, what remains of Ernestinendorf is known as Berezovka.

Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1767
46
142
73
69
1769
41
141
72
69
1773
20
89
47
42
1788
 
95
 
 
1798
 
107
 
 
1816
 
229
 
 
1834
 
391
 
 
1850
 
577
 
 
1857
 
 
 
 
1859
 
1,079
 
 
1889
 
1,243
 
 
1897
 
1,425
734
691
1904
 
1,676
 
 
1910
 
1,811
 
 
1912
 
1,869
 
 
1920
201*
1,540
 
 
1922
 
877
 
 
1923
 
818
 
 
1926
195
1,061
509
552
1931
 
1,207
 
 

*Of which 192 households were German.

Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Orlov, Gregorii. Report of Conditions of Settlements on the Volga to Catherine II, 14 February 1769.
- Pallas, P.S. Reise durch verschiedene Provinzen des Russischen Reichs. Theil 3,2, Reise aus Sibirien zurueck an die Wolga im 1773sten Jahr (St. Petersburg: Kaiserl. Academie der Wissenschaften, 1776): 614.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 395-406.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 18.

Map showing Ernestinendorf (1935).

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