Frank (Stahl am Karaman)

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Frank (Stahl am Karaman)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Martin Christoph Frank, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his wife Dorothea Elisabeth settled in the Volga German colony of Stahl am Karaman on 9 July 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 16.

The 1767 census records that Martin Christoph Frank came from the German town of Lübeck.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 195.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies