Isenburg
Names
Isenburg, Isendorf, Issenburg, Verkhnaya Ples
Location
50°25' N 46°57' E
History
      Isenburg was located 15 kilometers southeast of the railroad station at Gmelinskaya. It was not an official daughter colony, but a khutor (farmstead). Following the collectivization of the early Soviet era, it grew to became a rather large Collective Farm.
Church
      There was not a church in Isenburg.
Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1897
5
1910
26
1920
44*
317
1922
390
1926**
46
164
135
132
1931
646***
*Of which 41 households were German.
**Of whom 142 were German (45 households: 134 male & 132 female).
***Of which 550 were German.
Sources:
- 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.