Würtz

Associated Colonies
Place of origin
Eichelsdorf, Nidda, Hessen
Description
Anna Maria Würtz (age 39), widow of Johann Georg Würtz, was from Eichelsdorf. She arrived in Yagodnaya Polyana on 16 September 1767 along with her children: Johannes (age 14), Johann Peter (age 11), and Johann Georg (6). They are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 55.
Sources
- Eichelsdorfer Auswanderer an der Wolga (in German)
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 187.
Researchers
Brent Mai