Litke (Kaneau)

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Litke (Kaneau)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Bernhard Litke, a corporal (Korporal), and his wife Anna settled in the Volga German colony of Kaneau on 3 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 20.

The 1767 census records that Johann Bernhard Littke came from the German region of Fenay [?].

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 247.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies