Schremser

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Schremser
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Discussion & Documentation: 

The Schremser family that settled in Moor came from the German village of Schriesheim.  Johannes Georg Schremser was born in Schriesheim on 25 February 1732.  He immigrated to Schleswig-Holstein (today in Denmark) where on 17 April 1760 in Altona he married Anna Christina Stay.

They immigrated to Russia, arriving in the colony of Moor on 1 July 1766.

Sources: 

- Eichhorn, Alexander, Jacob & Mary Eichhorn. The immigration of German colonists to Denmark and their subsequent emigration to Russia in the years 1759-1766 (Deiningen, Germany: Steinmeier, 2012): 594.
- Parish records of Schriesheim.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 159.

Researcher(s): 

Daniel Schremser

Volga Colonies