Chasselois
Names
Chaijsol, Chaisol, Chasselois, Cheisol, Choise le Roy, Khaisol
Location
51º17' N 46º56' E
History
      Chasselois was founded on 2 August 1766 by LeRoy and Pictet as a Roman Catholic colony. It was destroyed by the Kirghiz in 1785 and the surviving colonists distributed to other colonies.
Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1767
40
144
1769
38
156
81
75
1773
39
177
91
86
Sources:
- Orlov, Gregorii. Report of Conditions of Settlements on the Volga to Catherine II, 14 February 1769.
- Pallas, P.S. Reise durch verschiedene Provinzen des Russischen Reichs. Theil 3,2, Reise aus Sibirien zurueck an die Wolga im 1773sten Jahr (St. Petersburg: Kaiserl. Academie der Wissenschaften, 1776): 612.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 249.
Population
Last updated 31 May 2013.

Volga German colony under attack
by Kirghiz tribesmen