Freund (Basel)

Spelling Variations: 
Freund (Basel)
Фреиндъ (Basel)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Philipp Freund, a tailor (Schneider), his wife Maria, and daughter Anna (age 12) are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Paulskaya in Household No. 54.

This Freund family is recorded on the 1798 census of Basel in Household No. Bs46.

The 1767 census records that Johann Philipp Freund came from the German village of Albungen in the Darmstadt region.


- 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): Bs46.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 362.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies