Roufosse

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Roufosse
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Rambe Roufosse, a single soldier (Soldat), settled in the Volga German colony of Franzosen on 28 July 1765. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 31 along with a note that he was working as a day-laborer for Recruitor Pictet.

The 1767 census records that Rambe Roufosse came from the village of Liège in the Lebrand [?] region.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 448.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies