Gusevka, Husevka, Medemtal
51°06'50" N 46°38'30" E
Medemtal was founded by Mennonite colonists from West Prussia in 1872 [some sources cite 1873 or 1874]. Medemtal was one of a group of Mennonite Colonies known as the Am Trakt Settlement. There were also Lutherans living in the colony.
- 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): 402.
- Dyck, Johannes J. Am Trakt: A Mennonite Settlement in the Central Volga Region. Winnipeg, MB: CMBC Publications, 1995.
- List of the Populated Places of the Samara Province (Samara, Russia, 1910): 334.
- Preliminary Totals of the All-Union Population Census of 1926 for the Volga German ASSR (Pokrovsk, Russia, 1927): pp.28-83.
Last updated 8 April 2013.