Seifried

Spelling Variations: 
Seifried
Сейфридъ
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Heinrich Seifried, a farmer, his wife Margaretha, and sons (Johann Heinrich, age 9; Philipp, age 4; Peter, age 2-days) are recorded on the 1767 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 76. They had settled there on 20 June 1767.

Johann Heinrich Siefried and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Dobrinka in Household No. Db23.

Johann Philipp Seifried, his family, and his brother Johann Heinrich are recorded on the 1834 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 2 along with a note that Johann Heinrich relocated to the colony of Galka.

Konrad Seifried is recorded on the 1834 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 117 along with a note that he relocated to the colony of Schwab.

Johann Friedrich Siefried and his family are recorded on the 1857 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 5 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Oberdorf in 1852.

The 1767 census records that Georg Heinrich Seifried came from the German region of Darmstadt.

Sources: 

- 1834 Dobrinka Census (Households No. 2, 117).
- 1857 Dobrinka Census (Households No. 3, 4, 5, 6).
- 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): Db23.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 334.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies