Herwig (Kamenka)

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Herwig (Kamenka)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Peter Herwig, a farmer, and his wife Anna Margaretha settled in the Volga German colony of Kamenka on 6 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 49.

The 1767 census records that Peter Herwig came from the German village of Bischtu... (illegible ending).

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 227.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies