Frank (Rohleder)

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Frank (Rohleder)
Франкъ (Rohleder)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Joseph Franke [sic] & Veronica Regina Seilemitzke were married on 24 June 1765 in Roßlau.

Joseph Frank, a farmer, and his wife Regina settled in the Volga German colony of Rohleder on 14 June 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 20.

The 1767 census records that Joseph Frank came from the region of Lindau while his wife Regina came from the region of Ulm.

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): Rl22.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #868.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 52.

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Brent Mai

Immigrated to the following locations: 

Volga Colonies

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