Glazer (Galka)

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Glazer (Galka)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Gottlieb Glazar, a cavalry soldier (Husar), and his wife Anna Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Galka on 1 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 15.

The 1767 census records that Gottlieb Glazar came from the village of Jena.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 23.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies