Rosental (Mennonite)

Names: 
Rosental (Mennonite)
Розенталь (Mennonite)
Валуевка
Петерсгейм
Petersheim
Valyevka
Valuievka
Valuyevka
History: 

Rosental was a daughter colony founded in 1875 by Mennonite colonists from West Prussia.  Rosental was one of a group of Mennonite Colonies known as the Am Trakt Settlement.

Church: 

The Mennonites there belonged to the parish in Köppental.

Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1900
8
57
23
34
1908
 
81
40
41
1910
8
84
44
40
1920
8
99
 
 
1926 11 89 48 41
Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Dietz, Jacob E. History of the Volga German Colonists (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2005): 402.
- Dyck, Johannes J. Am Trakt: A Mennonite Settlement in the Central Volga Region. Winnipeg, MB: CMBC Publications, 1995.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.