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Christian Rumsch, a farmer, his wife Anna, and daughters (Anna Maria, age 12; Maria Eva, age 5) are recorded on the 1767 census of Susannental in Household No. 5. They had settled there on 3 August 1767.

The 1767 census records that Christian Rumsch came from the German village of Bernsdorf.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 260.

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