Jorten

Spelling Variations: 
Jorten
Юртенъ
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Immanuel Jorten and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Schäfer in Household No. Sf04.

Immanuel Jorten and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Schäfer in Household No. 48.

The death of Immanuel Jorten in 1838 is recorded on the 1850 census of Schäfer in Household No. 89.

Translations of early documents record this surname as Jorsch and Jorsen, but Jorten continues on later documents.

Sources: 

- 1834 Schäfer Census (Household No. 48).
- 1850 Schäfer Census (Household No. 89).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Sf04.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies