Schmidt (Reinhard)*

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Schmidt (Reinhard)*
Шмидтъ (Reinhard)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Wilhelm Schmidt, a single craftsman (Handwerker), settled in the Volga German colony of Reinhard on 15 July 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 18 along with a note that he is working for Colonist Rolof.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Schmidt family among the Volga German colonies.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 24.

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Brent Mai

Volga Colonies