Dahmer (Beideck)

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Dahmer (Beideck)
Дамеръ (Beideck)
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Johann Friedrich Dahmer, son of Johann Jakob Dahmer (a tailor from the region of Riedesel) & Helena Eichler (from Auersbach), was baptized 3 June 1766 in St. Jakob's Lutheran Church in Lübeck.

Jakob Dahmer, his wife Anna Helena, and children (Johann Konrad, age 7½; Anna Maria, age 3¼) are recorded on the 1775 census of Beideck in Household No. 64.

Nikolaus Dahmer from Beideck and his sons are recorded on the 1811 census of Krasnoyar in Household No. 116.


- 1775 Beideck Census (Household No. 64).
- 1811 Krasnoyar Census (Household No. 116).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bd46, Bd84.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt. German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) : Origins and Destinations (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #1317.

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