Volmer (Stahl am Tarlyk)

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Volmer (Stahl am Tarlyk)
Фольмеръ (Stahl am Tarlyk)
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Johann Volmer, a furniture maker (Tischler), and his wife Katharina are recorded on the 1767 census of Stahl am Tarlyk in Household No. 57 along with his stepdaughter Katharina [surname not recorded] (age 5). They had settled there on 5 September 1767.

The 1767 census records that Johann Volmer came from the German region of Hamburg.


- 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): St05.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 217.


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Volga Colonies