Larson (Schäfer)

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Larson (Schäfer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Kornelius Larson, a craftsman (Handwerker), his wife Anna Katharina, and his stepson Carl Manus settled in the Volga German colony of Schäfer on 1 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 33.

The 1767 census records that Kornelius Larson came from the Danish village of Nasku [?].

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 97.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies