Schmidt (Kaneau)

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Schmidt (Kaneau)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

The German origins of the Caspar Schmidt family that settled in the Volga German colony of Kaneau have been located in Vetzberg near Rodheim an der Horloff. This research was done by Manfred Schmidt who was also born in Vetzberg and baptized in the same church as the family that moved to Russia.


Manfred Schmidt

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies