Gerber (Mariental)

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Gerber (Mariental)
Герберъ (Mariental)
Herber (Mariental)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Anton Andreas Gerber (age 10) settled in the Volga German colony of Graf on 10 June 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 6 along with his sister Maria Theresia and her husband Anton Windholz. There is also a note on the 1767 census that Anton Andreas Gerber relocated to the colony of Mariental in 1768.

The 1767 census does not record from where he came.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 61.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies