Wunderlich (Mariental)*

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Wunderlich (Mariental)*
Вундерлихъ (Mariental)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

August Wunderlich, a farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Mariental on 16 June 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 92 with a note that he relocated to the colony of Schäfer in 1768.

The 1767 census records that August Wunderlich came from the German village of Neuburg in the Kurpfalz region.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Wunderlich family among the Volga German colonies.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 118.

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Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies