Weitzel (Dobrinka)

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Weitzel (Dobrinka)
Вейцель (Dobrinka)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Martha Dorothea Catharina Weitzel, daughter of Johannes Weitzel & Anan Catharina Michaels, was baptized on 5 June 1766 in the Lutheran Cathedral (Evangelische Kirche Dom) in Lübeck.

Johannes Weitzel and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Dobrinka in Household No. Db73.

Sources: 

- 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): Db73.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt. German Migration to the Russian Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #1297.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies