Johannesdorf (North Caucasus)
The colony of Johannesdorf was founded in 1847 by ethnic Germans resettling from the Volga colonies.
Today, what remains of the former colony of Johannesdorf is known as Molochnyy.
The following Volga German families settled in Johannesdorf:
Margheim from Merkel
Ortner from Dietel
Schilling from Hussenbach
Tittel from Hussenbach
- Giesinger, Adam. From Catherine to Khruschev (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1974): 135.