Rüb(e)sam

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Rüb(e)sam
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Valentin Rüb(e)sam and his family arrived in the Volga German colony of Graf on 10 June 1766 where they are recorded on the 1767 Census in Household No. 22.

The 1767 census records that Valentin Rüb(e)sam came from the German village of Salmünster.

Sources: 

- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bo28, Gf25.
- Müller-Marschhausen, Ernst. “Russland-Auswanderer aus dem Bergwinkel um 1766 und die Spurensuche nach ihrer Rückkehr im 20. Jahrhundert.” [Online]
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 65.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies