Schremser

Place of origin
Schriesheim, Kreis Rhein-Neckar, Baden-Württemberg
Description

Johannes Georg Schrembser was born in Schriesheim on 25 February 1732. He was engaged to Anna Christina Stay, born about 1734 also in Schriesheim. The village of Schriesheim is about 7 kilometers north of Heidelberg. They married on 17 April 1760, in Altona, near Hamburg, as they immigrated to Denmark (Schleswig-Holstein) arriving on 1 May 1760 and settled in Fredericia Colony, Vejle, Jütland, near Havredal. They, with a daughter, were last documented as residents there on 26 April 1763. They arrived in Moor on 1 July 1766 and are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 14. Several Schremser family members are listed in the 1798 Census.

Sources

Eichhorn, Drs Alexander, Jacob and Mary, Die Einwanderung deutscher Kolonisten nach Dänemark und deren weitere Auswanderung nach Russland in den Jahren 1759-1766, (Deiningen, Germany: Druckerei und Verlag Steinmeier GmbH & Co. KG, 2012): 237, 594, 679.

Mai, Brent Alan, 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga, Economy, Population and Agriculture Volume I , (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): 730, 732.

Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 159.

Schuhmann, Karl. Familienbuch Schriesheim (1650-1900), (Hemsbach, Germany: Druck Partner Rübelmann GmbH, 2004): 817.

Researchers
Daniel Schremser
Gerhard Lang
Associated Colonies