Böhm (Dönhof)

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Böhm (Dönhof)
Behm (Dönhof)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Wilhelm Böhm, a farmer, his wife Anna Margaretha, and son Johann Heinrich (age 2-weeks) are recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 50. They had settled there on 21 July 1766.

In 1794, Johann Wilhelm Böhm left Dönhof.

The 1767 census records that Johann Wilhelm Böhm came from the German region of Sachsen (Saxony).

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): Dh040, Mv0499.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 354.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies