Reiher

Spelling Variations: 
Reiher
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Gottlieb Reiher, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his wife Anna Juliana settled in the Volga German colony of Enders on 27 March 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 33.

The 1767 census records that Gottlieb Reiher came from the German village of Breslau in Schlesien (Silecia) and that Anna Juliana came from the Swedish town of Stockholm.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 391.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies