Specht (Kaneau-2)

Spelling Variations: 
Specht (Kaneau-2)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Heinrich Specht, a canvas weaver (Leinwandweber), and his wife Dorothea settled in the Volga German colony of Kaneau on 3 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 45.

The 1767 census records that Heinrich Specht came from the German region of Zerbst.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 253.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies