Wiesenfeld
Names
Avilova, Awilowa, Rastringen Khutor, Landheim Khutor, Wiesenfeld
Location
50°13' N 45°04' E
History
      Wiesenfeld was founded in 1846 as a Lutheran colony by colonists from Shcherbakovka and Oberdorf.
Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1850
1857
1859
1886
1891
22
318
150
168
1894
29
335
173
162
1897
1904
202
1911
220
1920
350
1922
310
1926
60
364
173
191
1931
412**
*Of whom 1,178 were German (552 male and 626 female).
**Of whom 395 were German.
Pastors
Coming soon . . .
External Links
Avilova (wolgadeutsche.net) - in Russian
Sources:
- Herman, A. A. German Autonomy on the Volga, 1918-1941 (Saratov: Saratov University, 1994): 385.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 32 & 311.
- Mink, A.N. Historical and Geographical Dictionary of the Saratov Province [in Russian] (Saratov, Russia, 1898): 5-6.
- Preliminary Totals of the All-Union Population Census of 1926 for the Volga German ASSR (Pokrovsk, Russia, 1927): 28-83.
Last updated 13 March 2013.
Map showing Wiesenfeld (1935).