Gnadenfeld

Alternate Names
Gnadenfeld,
Kirovskaya,
Kirovskoye,
Kirowskaya,
Moor,
Neu-Moor
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Type of Settlement
History

Gnadenfeld was a daughter colony founded in 1855 by Lutheran colonists from Schilling , Balzer , Dönhof , Grimm , Norka , Schwab , and Moor.

Population
Population Table
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1857
 
 
 
 
1859
 
 
 
 
1886
 
 
 
 
1891
 
 
 
 
1894
 
 
 
 
1897
119
1,077*
523
554
1904
 
 
 
 
1910
 
 
 
 
1912
 
1,968
 
 
1920
240
1,968
 
 
1926
290
1,668
801
867

*Of whom 1,071 were German.

Sources

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): 218.

Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 312.
 

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): 16.

Surnames with Confirmed Origins