Christiansen (Schäfer)

Spelling Variations: 
Christiansen (Schäfer)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Pre-Volga Origin: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Sören Christiansen, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his family, including stepson Georg Wilhelm (surname not recorded) settled in the Volga German colony of Schäfer on 6 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 20.

The 1767 census records that Sören Christiansen came from the Danish town of Copenhagen.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 94.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies