Trippelsdorf

Names: 
Trippelsdorf
Verkhnaya Vodyanka
Триппельсдорф
Верхняя Водянка
History: 

The khutor (farmstead) of Trippelsdorf was located on the Wiesenseite, 15 kilometers east-northeast of the railroad station at Gmelinskaya. Following Soviet collectivization, it grew to became a large Collective Farm.

Today, what remains of the former Volga German colony of Trippelsdorf is part of the Russian village of Verkhnya Vodyanka.

Church: 

There were no known religious structures in Trippelsdorf.

Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1897
 
 
 
 
1910
 
 
 
 
1920
23*
151
 
 
1924
 
568**
 
 
1926
27
160***
83
77
1931
 
1,488****
 
 

*Of which 20 households were German.
**Of whom 543 were German.
***Of whom 149 were German (24 households: 78 male & 71 female).
****Of which 1,327 were German.

Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.

Map showing Trippelsdorf (1935).