Scheidt

Associated Colonies
Place of origin
Düdelsheim, Isenburg, Hesse, Germany
Description
Johann Adam Scheidt, son of Johannes & Catharina Scheid, was baptized in Düdelsheim on 26 September 1724. He married there on 20 May 1757 to Scharlotta Klaus, daughter of Johann Peter & Anna Catharina Claus.
They are recorded on the 1767 Census of Moor in Household No. 6 along with two daughters: Anna Barbara (baptized in Düdelsheim on 9 Dember 1760) & Katharina (baptized in Düdelsheim on 27 September 1762).
Scharlotta Klaus is the sister of Johann Peter Klaus of Norka and Johann Stephan Klaus of Balzer .
Sources
- Aulendiechbach Parish Records (LDS Intl Film #1201847).
- Bonner, Wayne H. Volga German Settlers Identified in Isenburg and Other German Church Records Part I (Gardena, CA: Wayne Bonner, 2007): 47.
- Düdelsheim Parish Records (LDS Intl Film #1201789).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 157.
Researchers
Wayne Bonner