Johannesdorf (North Caucasus)

Includes the following communities: 
Johannesdorf (North Caucasus)
Molotschnoje (North Caucasus)
Molochnoye (North Caucasus)
Molochnyy, Stavropol Krai, Russia
Molochnaya (North Caucasus)

The colony of Johannesdorf was founded in 1847 by ethnic Germans resettling from the Volga colonies.

Today, what remains of the former colony of Johannesdorf is known as Molochnyy.

Volga German Families: 

The following Volga German families settled in Johannesdorf:

Margheim from Merkel
Ortner from Dietel
Schilling from Hussenbach
Tittel from Hussenbach

Volga Colonies: 

- Giesinger, Adam. From Catherine to Khruschev (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1974): 135.

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Latitude: 50.566667
Longitude: 9.716667
Latitude: 51.181389
Longitude: 14.424167