Seibel (Bettinger)

Spelling Variations: 
Seibel (Bettinger)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Christoph Seibel, a farmer, his wife Margaretha, and daughter Dorothea (age 5-months) are recorded on the 1767 census of Bettinger in Household No. 23. They had settled there on 3 August 1767.

The 1767 census records that Christoph Seibel came from the German village of Gerthausen.


- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bt23.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der G├Âttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 136.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies