Schneider (Grimm)

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Schneider (Grimm)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Widower Johann Adam Schneider, a farmer, and his children (Gertrude, age 20; Georg Heinrich, age 12; Sibilla, age 6) are recorded on the 1767 census of Grimm in Household No. 31.

Adam Schneider and his family are recorded on the 1775 census of Grimm in Household No. 111 along with his stepchildren [surname Seifert]. Son Georg and his family are recorded on the 1775 census of Grimm in Household No. 5 along with his stepchildren [surname Meisner].

The 1767 census records that Johann Adam Schneider came from the German region of Darmstadt.

Sources: 

- 1775 Grimm Census (Households No. 5 & 111).
- 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): Gm072, Gm081, Gm101.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 77.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies