Destein

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Destein
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Destein, a farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Schuck on 18 July 1766. He and his wife Anna Maria are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 17.

The 1767 census records that Georg Destein came from the German village of Laudenbach in the Kurpfalz region.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 114.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies