Seibel (Stahl am Karaman)

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Seibel (Stahl am Karaman)
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Johannes Seibel, a farmer, his wife Elisabeth, and children (Ludwig, age 9; Margaretha, age 6) are recorded on the 1767 census of Stahl am Karaman in Household No. 45 along with stepdaughters [surname Martin] (Magdalena, age 14; Anna Katharina, age 12; Margaretha, age 9; Anna, age 5). They had settled there on 22 June 1767.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Seibel came from the German region of Dienheim.


- 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): Sk13.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 202.


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Volga Colonies