Bäcker / Becker (Preuss-2)

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Bäcker (Preuss-2)
Becker (Preuss-2)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Bäcker, a farmer, and his wife, Maria Elisabeth, settled in the Volga German colony of Preuss on 15 July 1767.  They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 68.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Bäcker came from the German village of Niedererbach in Kurtrier.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 3 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2005): 424.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies