Schechtel

Spelling Variations: 
Schechtel
Шехтель
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are 3 Schechtel families recorded in Schuck. Their relationship to each other, if any, needs further research.

(1) The widow and children of Anton Schechtel are recorded on the 1798 census of Schuck in Household No. Su26.

(2) Heinrich Schechtel and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Schuck in Household No. Su32.

(3) Peter Schechtel from Schuck and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Volmer in Household No. Vm02.

There is an additional Schechtel family that is assumed to be related to this family. In 1787, Heinrich Schechtel left Schönchen.

Sources: 

- 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): Su26, Su32, Vm02, Mv2627.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies

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