Horn
Names
Harn, Horn
Location
50°19' N 46°57' E
History
      Horn was located 7 kilometers southeast of the railroad station at Gmelinskaya. It was not an official daughter colony, but a khutor (farmstead), founded by Lutheran colonists. Following the collectivization of the early Soviet era, it became the center of a large Collective Farm (No. 982).
Church
      There was not a church in Horn.
Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1889
34
1910
77
1920
22*
124
1926**
17
115
53
62
*Of which 15 households were German.
**Of whom 87 were German (12 households: 41 male & 46 female).
Sources:
- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- wolgadeutsche.net
Last updated 8 April 2013.