Oberberger

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

Lukas Oberberger, a mill-worker (Fabrikarbeiter), his wife Anna Maria, and children (Anna Maria & Maria Elisabeth) settled in the Volga German colony of Kamenka on 6 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 36 along with newborn daughter Maria Katharina (age 1).

The 1767 census records that Lukas Oberberger came from the German village of Warendorf.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 224.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies