Damm (Volmer)

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Damm (Volmer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Damm, a miller (Müller), and his wife Anna Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Volmer on 18 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 9.

In 1789, Johann Jakob Damm moved from Volmer to Kamenka.

In 1790, widow Anna Maria Damm and her children moved from Volmer to Husaren.

The 1767 census records that Konrad Damm came from the German village of Amorbach in the Mainz region.

Sources: 

- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Hn16, Km072, Vm31, Mv2921, Mv2929.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 287.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies