Schneider (Kratzke-2)

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Schneider (Kratzke-2)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Dewald Schneider and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Kratzke on 8 May 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 50.

According to Dr. Plehve, Dewald Schneider was from the Germany territory of Leiningen.

Sources: 

- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Kr18.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2001): 461.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies