Neu-Bauer

Names: 
Neu-Bauer
Soljanka
Solyanka
Ней-Бауэр
Ней-Бауер
Солянка
Mother Colonies: 
History: 

Neu-Bauer was founded in 1859 as a Lutheran colony by colonists resettling from Bauer and Hussenbach.

After 1915, Neu-Bauer became known by its Russian name of Solyanka.

Today, nothing remains of the former colony of Neu-Bauer.

Notable Individuals: 
Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1850
 
 
 
 
1857
 
 
 
 
1859
 
 
 
 
1883
 
1,089
 
 
1889
 
1,172
 
 
1894
 
 
 
 
1897
 
1,579*
789
790
1905
 
1,966
 
 
1910
256
2,035
1,062
973
1912
 
2,300
 
 
1920
261**
1,578
 
 
1922
 
1,053
 
 
1926***
217
1,012
477
535
1931
 
1,324****
 
 

*Of whom 1,550 were German.
**Of which 260 households were German.
***Of whom 1,003 (471 male & 532 female) were German living in 215 households.
****Of whom 1,320 were German.

Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Klaus, A. Our Colony [in Russian] (St. Petersburg, 1869): II:16.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 312.
- List of Populated Areas of the Samara Province [in Russian] (Samara, 1910): 350.
- Map of the Collectives in the Volga German Republic (1938).
- Preliminary Results of the All-Union Census of 1926 and ASSR Volga Germans (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 17.

Map showing Neu-Bauer (1935).

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