Klingerstein

Spelling Variations: 
Klingerstein
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Justus Klingerstein, a farmer, and his wife Anna Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Bauer on 20 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 9.

The 1767 census records that Justus Klingerstein came from the German village of Weiterstadt in the Darmstadt region.

There to not appear to be an surviving male descendants of this family among the Volga German colonies.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 117.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies