Reuter (Anton)

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Reuter (Anton)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Reuter, a farmer, and his wife Anna Barbara immigrated to Denmark (Schleswig-Holstein) arriving in Viborg in October 1759. They are last recorded in the Danish colonies on 26 April 1763.

They joined the migration to Russia, settling in the Volga German colony of Anton on 18 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 29.

The Eichhorns record that Georg Reuter came from "Bruchhausen, Oberamt Heidelberg, Kurpfalz."

Sources: 

- Eichhorn, Alexander, Jacob & Mary Eichhorn. The Immigration of German Colonists to Denmark and Their Subsequent Emigration to Russia in the Years 1759-1766 (Deiningen, Germany: Drukerei und Verlag Steinmeier GmbH & Co. Kg, 2012): B-1336.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 61.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies