Dom(m)e

Spelling Variations: 
Domme
Dome
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Adam Domme, a farmer, and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Pfeifer on 22 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 71.

The families of Johannes & Peter Domme from Pfeifer are recorded on the 1857 census of Josefstal.

The 1767 census records that Johann Adam Domme came from the German village of Lohr am Main.

[The Plehve translation of the 1767 census records this surname as Thomä.]

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): Pf75.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 394.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Immigration Locations