Certele

Spelling Variations: 
Certele
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Casimir Certele, a cobbler (Schuhmacher), and his wife Maria Louise settled in the Volga German colony of Franzosen on 28 July 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 5 along with their orphaned granddaughter Maria Angelika Mounie (age 12) whose mother was their daughter.

The 1767 census records that Casimir Certele came from the city of Paris in France.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 442.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies