Gnadenfeld
Names
Gnadenfeld, Kirovskaya, Kirovskoye, Kirowskaya, Moor, Neu-Moor
Location
50°48" N 46°42" E
History
      Gnadenfeld was a daughter colony founded in 1855 by Lutheran colonists from Schilling, Balzer, Dönhof, Grimm, Norka, Schwab, and Moor.
Church
Coming soon . . .
Pastors
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Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1857
1859
1886
1891
1894
1897
119
1,077*
523
554
1904
1910
1912
1,968
1920
240
1,968
1926
290
1,668
801
867
*Of whom 1,071 were German.
Sources:
- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Dietz, Jacob E. History of the Volga German Colonists (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2005): 218.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 312.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 16.
External Links
- Gnadenfeld (Irma Waggoner)
- How Many Schillings Are There? (Gary Martens)
Last updated 7 April 2013.
Map showing Gnadenfeld (1935).