Bäcker / Becker (Preuss-3)

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Becker (Preuss-3)
Bäcker (Preuss-3)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Christian Bäcker, a farmer, and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Preuss on 15 July 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 424.

The 1767 census records that Christian Bäcker was from the German village of Wirges 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