Capitaine

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Capitaine
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Anton Capitaine, a farmer, his wife Anna Helena, and their son Peter (age 1) settled in the Volga German colony of Franzosen on 28 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 18.

The 1767 census records that Anton Capitaine came from the French village of Chameau Abvsini [?].

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 445.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies