Krämer (Schwed)

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Krämer (Schwed)
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Philipp Krämer, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his son Johannes (age 15) are recorded on the 1767 census of Schwed in Household No. 19 along with a note that that Philipp's wife remained in Stockholm. Philipp & Johannes had settled in Schwed on 1 July 1766.

The 1767 census records that Philipp Krämer came from the German village of Büdingen in the Darmstadt region.


- 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): Sw21.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 144.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies