Degenhardt (Schuck)

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Degenhardt (Schuck)
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Friedrich Degenhardt, a farmer, and his wife Elisabeth settled in the Volga German colony of Degott on 18 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 2 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Schuck in 1768.

The 1767 census records that Friedrich Degenhardt came from the French village of La Tour.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 263.


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Volga Colonies