Jessen (Stahl am Tarlyk)

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Jessen (Stahl am Tarlyk)
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Jakob Jessen, a farmer, and his wife Anna Margaretha settled in the Volga German colony of Stahl am Tarlyk on 5 September 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 29.

The 1767 census records that Jakob Jessen came from the Danish village of Schlouchs [?].

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 211.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies