Meyer, Friedrich Wilhelm


Pastor Friedrich Wilhelm Meyer, son of Georg Meyer & Friederike Reich, was born 15 August 1827 in Dorpat [now Tartu] Estonia and died there on 21 February 1909. He married 1st on 7 June 1860 to Annette Luitgarde Euchenfeldt who had been born 19 November 1839 in Dorpat. He next married Antonie Wittich.

He studied theology at the University of Dorpat and was ordained 17 February 1852.

He served the congregations in Omsk and the surrounding colonies from 1852 to 1859, in Simbirsk from 1860 to 1867, in Rosenheim from 1867 to 1879, and in Samara from 1879 to 1903. He retired in 1903 and returned to Dorpat, Estonia, where he died in 1909.


- Meyer Friedrich Wilhelm ( [online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 160.

Pastor Friedrich Wilhelm Meyer.

Pastor Friedrich Wilhelm Meyer.