Ernestinendorf
Names
Bäckerdorf, Beckerdorf, Beckersdorf, Berezovka, Ernestinendorf
Location
51º39' N 46º50' E
History
      Ernestinendorf was founded on 3 August 1767 by Baron Caneau de Beauregard as a Lutheran colony.
Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1767
46
142
73
69
1769
41
141
72
69
1773
20
89
47
42
1788
95
1798
107
1816
229
1834
391
1850
577
1857
1859
1,079
1889
1,243
1897
1,425
734
691
1904
1,676
1910
1,811
1912
1,869
1920
201*
1,540
1922
877
1923
818
1926
195
1,061
509
552
1931
1,207
*Of which 192 households were German.
Sources:
- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- 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): 614.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 395-406.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 18.
Last updated 31 May 2013.
Map showing Ernestinendorf (1935).