Gorr (Yagodnaya Polyana)

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Gorr (Yagodnaya Polyana)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Pre-Volga Origin: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Nikolaus Gorr, a farmer, and his wife Anna Margaretha settled in the Volga German colony of Yagodnaya Polyana on 16 September 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 58.

The 1767 census records that Nikolaus Gorr came from the German village of Nidda.

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): Yp71.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 188.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies