Weber (Beauregard)

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Weber (Beauregard)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Solomon Weber, a wool carder (Wollschläger), settled in the Volga German colony of Beauregard on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 48 along with his wife Anna and her son Jakob Schuhmann.

The 1767 census records that Solomon Weber came from the German region of Frankfurt am Main.

Sources: 

- 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): Bo13.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 189.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies