Spelling Variations: 
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Michael Strifler, a farmer, and his wife Barbara are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Boisroux in Household No. 6 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Bettinger in 1768.

The 1767 census records that Johann Michael Strifler came from the German village of Weikersheim in the Nassau region.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der G├Âttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 163.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies