Maienheim

Names: 
Maienheim
Маенгейм
Октябрьское
Oktyabrskoye
Mother Colonies: 
History: 

Maienheim is a khutor (farmstead) located about 45 kilometers south-southeast of Engels. It was founded in 1926 by families relocating from the colonies of Dehler, Brabander, Bangert, and others.

In 1942, after the deportation of the Volga Germans, the name of the settlement was changed to Oktyabrskoye.

Today, nothing remains of the former colony of Maienheim.

Church: 

Maienheim was a Catholic settlement.

Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1920
 
 
 
 
1926
 
150
 
 
1931
 
 
 
 
Sources: 

Map of the Collectives in the Volga German Republic (1938).