Würtz (Beideck)

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Würtz (Beideck)
Wertz (Beideck)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are two Würtz families recorded on the 1775 census of Beideck. Their relationship to each other is not recorded on the 1775 census.

(1) Johannes Würtz and his family are recorded on the 1775 census of Beideck in Household No. 3. The 1798 census of Laub records Heinrich Georg Würtz from Beideck in Household No. Lb08.

(2) Marcel Würtz and his family are recorded on the 1775 census of Beideck in Household No. 33. In 1790, Marcel Würtz and his family moved from Beideck to Dreispitz.

Sources: 

- 1775 Census of Beideck (Nos. 3 & 33).
- 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): Dr22, Lb08, Mv0210.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies