Weldi

Spelling Variations: 
Weldi
Weldÿ
Welde
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Christian Weldi and his family immigrated to the Volga German colony of Dietel from the German village of Rheinbischofsheim, today a suburb of Rheinau in Baden-Württemberg.  They are recorded on the 1767 census in Dietel in Household No. 14.

Sources: 

- Parish records of Rheinbischofsheim.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 285.

Researcher(s): 

Maggie Hein

Volga Colonies