Philippsfeld
Names
Filipovka, Philippsfeld
Location
51º39' N 46º47' E
History
      Philippsfeld 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
140
1769
41
144
78
66
1773
45
140
79
61
1788
18
110
56
54
1798
19
118
63
55
1816
31
226
115
111
1834
55
411
210
201
1850
82
622
309
313
1857
70
698
354
344
1859
68
702
352
350
1889
1,041
1897
1,174*
607
567
1904
1,743
1910
145
1,748
902
846
1912
1,929
1920
176
1,248
1922
731
1923
835
1926**
183
997
480
517
1931
1,242
*Of whom 1,158 were German.
**Of whom 996 (479 male & 517 female) were German living in 182 households.
Sources:
- Beratz, Gottieb. The German colonies on the Lower Volga, their origin and early development: a memorial for the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the first German settlers on the Volga, 29 June 1764. Translated by Adam Giesinger (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1991): 352.
- 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.
- Klaus, A.A. Our Colonies (Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1869): 2:13; 4:54-55.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 310.
- 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 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 403-412.
- List of the Populated Places of the Samara Province (Samara, Russia, 1910): 261.
- Preliminary Totals of the All-Union Population Census of 1926 for the Volga German ASSR (Pokrovsk, Russia, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 17.
External Links
Philippsfeld (Wolgadeusche.net) - in Russian
Last updated 31 May 2013.
Map showing Philippsfeld (1935).