Spelling Variations: 
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Georg Benerberger, a soldier (Soldat), his wife Anna Barbara, and daughter Maria Theresia (age 12) settled in the Volga German colony of Kamenka on 6 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 10.

The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Benerberger came from the German village of Dinkelsbühl.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 218.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies