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Würtz
Volga Colonies
Pre-Volga Origin
Eichelsdorf, Nidda, Hessen
Discussion & Documentation
      Anna Maria Würtz (age 39), widow of Johann Georg Würtz, was from Eichelsdorf. She arrived in Yagodnaya Polyana on 16 September 1767 along with her children: Johannes (age 14), Johann Peter (age 11), and Johann Georg (6). They are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 55.
Researcher
Brent Mai
Sources
- Eichelsdorfer Auswanderer an der Wolga (in German)
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 187.
Last updated 19 September 2014.