Rosental (am Jeruslan)
Names
Rosental, Rosenthal, Rozovka
Location
Wiesenseite.
History
      Rosental was founded in 1855 along the Jeruslan River as a Lutheran colony. There were evidently colonists living there, however, before the 1850 Census was taken. According to the 1857 Census, this original group was joined in 1853 and 1856 by colonists from Biberstein.

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Population

Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1850
1857
1859
1886
1891
1894
1897
1,612*
816
796
1904
1910
1912
2,800
1926
*Of whom 1,605 were German.
Sources:
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 313.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 17.
Last updated 25 April 2012.
Map showing Rosental (1935).