Schöndorf

Names: 
Repnoye
Schöndorf
Shamilovka
Zhulidovka
Schoendorf
History: 

Schöndorf was founded in 1855 as a Lutheran colony.  Many of the founding colonists came from Yagodnaya Polyana.

Surnames: 
Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1850
 
 
 
 
1857
 
 
 
 
1859
 
434
 
 
1883
 
890
 
 
1889
 
1,012
 
 
1897
 
1,350*
654
696
1905
 
1,753
 
 
1910
 
1,938
 
 
1912
 
2,000
 
 
1920
237
1,647
 
 
1922
 
1,990
 
 
1923
 
1,708
 
 
1926**
197
1,031
468
563
1931
 
1,256***
 
 

*Of whom 1,332 were German.
**Of whom 1,030 were German (196 households: 468 male & 562 female).
***Of whom 1,240 were German.

Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 313.
- 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): 17.

Map showing Schöndorf (1935).

Latitude: 50.417664
Longitude: 9.098934

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