Peter (Schwab)

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Peter (Schwab)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Friedrich Peter, a cobbler (Schuhmacher), his wife Magdalena, and daughter Margaretha (age 1) are recorded on the 1767 census of Schwab in Household No. 14. They had settled there on 8 July 1767.

The 1767 census records that Friedrich Peter came from the German village of Rodenbach.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 130.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies