Pieh

Spelling Variations: 
Pieh
Pih
Би
Пи
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Pieh, a farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Krasnoyar on 20 July 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 15, along with his new wife, Elisabeth.

Konrad Pieh and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. Ks017.

Konrad Pieh and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. 13 along with a note that Konrad died in 1822.

Descendants of the Pieh family are recorded on the 1850 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. 19.

Descendants of the Pieh family are recorded on the 1857 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. 18.

The 1767 census records that Konrad Pieh came from the German region of Laubach.

[Some translations of documents for this surname use the spelling Biehn (Пинъ).]

Sources: 

- 1834 Krasnoyar Census (Household No. 13).
- 1850 Krasnoyar Census (Household No. 19).
- 1857 Krasnoyar Census (Household No. 18).
- 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): Ks017.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 417.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies