Black Sea German Research - Area/Town/Village Specific

 

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* Indicates added/updated on 31 Oct 2019

 

* Bessarabia:

 

Caucasus:

* Annenfeld, So. Caucasus 1818 & 1937 by Elli Wise and Gayla Aspenleiter

* Bolshevik Destruction of Gnadenburg in the Caucasus translated by Allen Konrad

* Caucasus colonies map

* Elisabeththal, Georgia and Its Residents translated by Allen Konrad

* Eisabeththal, Georgia Church Building translated by Allen Konrad

* Georgsfeld, Caucasus Residents in 1941 translated by BSGR

* Index of German Russians in North Caucasus translated by Elli Wise

* Jekaterinodar Parish translated by Allen Konrad

* Katharinenfeld Colony Memories translated by Allen Konrad

* Katharinenfeld Family Registers by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Katharinenfeld Inhabitants 1826 translated by Elli Wise

* Katharinenfeld Names translated by Elli Wise

* Marienfeld, North Caucasus Inhabitants 1906-1918  translated by Elli Wise

* Neudorf School Dedication translated by Allen Konrad

* Power of Attorney Index - Georgia 1820-1825 translated by Allen Konrad

* Repressed Citizens of Michaelsfeld, Krasnodar, North Caucaus translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

 

Crimea/Taurida:

*  Alexandrowka Parish marriages (1909-1913) & deaths (1908-1910) submitted by Merv Weiss

* Altmontal, Taurien Residents by Elli Wise and Gayla Aspenleiter

* Altmontal Family List 1804 translated by Elli Wise

* Altmontal Family List 1850/1868 translated by Elli Wise

* Andreburg Inhabitants 1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Blumental, Molotschna (The Founding Of) submitted by Merv Weiss

* Brief History of Andreas Demmler translated by Allen Konrad

* Crimean Villages Maps submitted by Merv Weiss

* Czech towns and their German names translated by June Rixen

* Emigration of John Ries' Forefathers from Germany to Rosenthal, Crimea translated by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Finding Roots in Crimea by Merv Weiss

* Friedrichsfeld, Taurida Family List 1809-1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Germans from Crimea in Labor Camps of Swerdlowsk District by Hilda Riss and translated and footnotes by Merv Weiss (abbreviated version)

* Germans from Crimea in Labor Camps of Swerdlowsk District by Hilda Riss and translated and footnotes by Merv Weiss (full report)

* Grünfeld, Crimea by Ilse Bauman nee Lohrer

* Gruental, Taurida 1918 Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* German Settlements in the Chortiza District translated by Allen Konrad

* Heidelberg Baptisms 1839 translated by Marina Vollmer & Merv Weiss

* Heidelberg Deaths 1839 translated by Marina Vollmer & Merv Weiss

* Heidelberg Marriage 1839, 1840 translated by Merv Weiss

* Heidelberg Parish PFEIFER Marriages 1841-1850 translated by Merv Weiss

* Hochstaedt, Taurida Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Hoffental, Taurida 1914 Family List translated by Elli Wise

* Hoffnungsfeld, Taurida 1939 Family List translated by Elli Wise

* Kaisertal - Taurida Lutheran Community 1832-1913 translated by Allen Konrad

* Kaisertal Settlers in 1838 by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Karlsruh, Taurida Inhabitants 1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Kronsfeld Inhabitants 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Marienfeld Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Mennonite Settlements in the Melitopol and Mariupol Districts translated by Allen Konrad

* Molla-Eli Inhabitanta 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Murder of Pastor Paul Christian Baumann translated by Allen Konrad

* Nikolajfeld Inhabitants 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Reichenfeld Inhabitants 1940 translated by Elli Wise

* Rosenberg Inhabitants 1941 translated by Elli Wise

* Rosengart Inhabitants 1840 translated by Elli Wise

* Rosental Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Schönfeld Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Schönfeld Inhabitants 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Tiefenbrunn Settlers 1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Tiegerweide Inhabitants 1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Toj-Tebe Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

 

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Dobrudscha:

* Alphabetical List of Villages in Dobrudscha - 1937 translated by Allen Konrad

* Chronicle of the Village of Caratai, Dobrudscha translated by Allen Konrad

* Church Communities in Dobrudscha in 1936 translated by Allen Konrad

* Cogealia 1916 Household Property Inventory extracted by BSGR

* Dobrudscha Family Data 1940/1941 translated by Elli Wise

* Dobrudscha Songs and Verses translated by Allen Konrad

* Dobrudscha Villages translated by Allen Konrad

* German Settlements in Dobrudscha translated by Allen Konrad

* German Villages in Dobrudscha by Church Parishes in 1928 translated by Allen Konrad

* Germans in Dobrudscha Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11, Part 12, Part 13 Part 14, Part 15, Part 16 , and Part 17 translated by Allen Konrad

* Hahn Family Data 1940-1941 translated by Elli Wise

* Brief history of Jakobsonstahl submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* History of Tschukurowa (Ciucorova) Community, Dobrudscha translated by Allen Konrad

* History of Tariverdi, Dobrudscha tranlated by Allen Konrad

* Jakobsonstahl names in 1843 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Jakobsonstahl confirmands in 1859, 1866, 1874, 1875 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Jakobsonstahl births 1843-1879 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Jakobsonstahl marriages 1868-1879 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Jakobsonstahl marriages (LDS Galatz film) 1856-1913 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Jakobsonstahl deaths 1868-1880 submitted by Dr. Elvire Necker-Eberhardt

* Kirschwald Citizens 1840 translated by Elli Wise

* List of German Settlements in Dobrudscha in 1928 and 1934 translated by Allen Konrad

* Market Days in Bessarabia and Dobrudscha translated by Allen Konrad

* Sarighiol Inhabitants 1890 translated by Elli Wise

* Sofular, Dobrudscha History translated by Allen Konrad

* Sofular 1916 Household Property Inventory extracted by BSGR

* Tariverde 1916 Household Property Inventory extracted by BSGR

 

Jekaterinoslaw (aka Ekaterinoslav and Dnjepropetrowsk):

* Barnowka Family List 1914 translated by Elli Wise

* Berdjansk Colonies Births and Deaths in 1822 by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Berdjansk Listing of Germans translated by Elli Wise

* Burtschak & Michailowka Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* German Settlements in the Dnjepropetrowsk General Region translated by Allen Konrad

* Germans Living in Berdjansk by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Germans Living in Rayon Pokrowskoye, Jekaterinslaw by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* GrossWerder 1850 Census submitted by Morris Knorr

* GrossWerder 1858 Census submitted by Morris Knorr

* KleinWerder 1835 Census submitted by Morris Knorr

* Marriages in Various Villages of Rayon Chortitza by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Mennonites Emigrating from Prussia to Chortitza in 1818 by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Mennonites in Jekaterinoslaw by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Planar Colonies List of Catholic Parishioners 1852 submitted by Merv Weiss

* Prischib Colonies 1806 census translated by Merv Weiss

* Repressed citizens of Alexanderheim, Dnjepropetrowsk 1937 - translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

 

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Odessa/Cherson:

* Alt-Schwedendorf Parish 1899-1907 by Brian Schatz

* Alexanderhilf Family List translated by Elli Wise

* Alexanderhilf house exchange between Wohl and Jose submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

* Biographical Report on Pastor Johannes Alber translated by Allen Konrad

* Blumenfeld, Odessa Report (written in German) submitted by Bernhard Lipp

* Blumenfeld, Odessa village history and plat map (written in German) submitted by Bernhard Lipp

* Bread People of Freudental, Odessa, South Russia translated by Dr. Ralph Wiseman

* Experience in a Lutheran Parsonage translated by Allen Konrad

* First Settlers and Farm Owners in Kleinliebental submitted by Pius Waldman

* Fond 252-2-158 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-159 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-171 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-256a Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-277 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-303 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-311 Microfilm Index translated by AllenKonrad

* Fond 252-1-395 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-500 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-525 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-527 Microfilm Index transalted by Allen Konrad

* Fond 252-1-528 Microfilm Index translated by Allen Konrad

* Freudental Odessa Family List 1911 translated by Elli Wise

* Friedenstal, Odessa Repressed submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

* German Settlements in the Kherson Province in 1916 translated by Allen Konrad

* Glückstal deaths 1914-1921 translated by Elli Wise

* Grossliebental 1816 Partial Census (DAI 600) translated by Elli Wise

* Grossliebental Family List (DAI 635) translated by Elli Wise

* Grossliebental 1920? Family list translated by Elli Wise/Gayla Aspenleiter

* Grossliebental 1939 Family list translated by Elli Wise/Gayla Aspenleiter

* Grossliebenthal Deaths - Aug/Sep 1919 Insurrection translated by Allen Konrad

* History of Gluecksthal translated by Clyde Eisenbeis

* Hoffnungstal Colony - An Historical Overview translated by Allen Konrad

* Jeremejewka Inhabitants before 1914 translated by Elli Wise

* Kandel Head of Household 1944 submitted by Pius Waldman

* Karlovka, the Rediscovery of by Ron French

* Katharinental 1914-1941 excerpts translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

* Kherson Archival material on Germans in Russia translated by Allen Konrad

* Kleinliebental First Settlers and Farm Owners translated by Elli Wise

* Kleinliebental Head-of-Household List 1939-1944 submitted by Pius Waldman

* Letter from Kleinliebenthal - 1807 translated by Allen Konrad

* Lichtenfeld Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Lustdorf Inhabitants 1887 translated by Elli Wise

* Mariental First Settlers 1804 translated by Elli Wise

* Mariental 1944 platmap index submitted by Pius Waldman

* Mrs. Rike Flemmer of Glückstal translated by Allen Konrad

* Mühlhausendorf Inhabitants 1918 translated by Elli Wise

* Naming of Neu Freudental translated by Dr. Ralph Wiseman

* Neu Beresina Inhabitants 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Neuburg Odessa Inhabitants June 1939 translated by Elli Wise

* Nikolajtal Inhabitants 1916 translated by Elli Wise

* Nowo Sawitzkoje Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Odessa City 1914 Business Directory translated by Elli Wise

* Odessa Region St. Petersburg Church Records

* Pastor M.F. Schrenk in Glückstal - 1880 translated by Allen Konrad

* Peterstal Victims 1937-1938 submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

* Rohrbach 1892 census and overview of census by Dale Wahl Collection

* Rosa, Our Four-legged Friend and Alexeanderhilf, Fifty Years Later by Eduard Mack and translated by Ted Weisenburger

* Sexton Teacher Weiss and District Secretary Holzwarth translated by Allen Konrad

* Schlangendorf Inhabitants translated by Elli Wise

* Silowka Chutor Odessa Inhabitants 1922

* Story of Majaki by Merv Weiss

* Strassburg, Odessa People Killed between 1918-1933 translated by Elli Wise

* Transfer of homes between WOHL and ROTH in Alexanderhilf submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

* Two Crosses in Selz, In Rememberance of the Year 1919 by Merv Weiss

* Worms 1892 census and overview of census by Dale Wahl Collection

Wygoda Family List

 

Outside of Black Sea area:

Belowesch Colonies - Suggested Sources for German Origin Resources by Maggie Heim

* Belowesch Coloniest from Oranienbaum translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

* Civilian Prisoners in Sselo Petrowkoje translated by Allen Konrad

* Ethnic German Settlement at Nestelejewka translated by Allen Konrad

* German Settlements in the Korosten District translated by Allen Konrad

* German Settlements in the Kriwoj-Rog District translated by Allen Konrad

* German Settlements in the Kronau-Orloff District translated by Allen Konrad

* Germans Living in the Rayon Chorol, Don Kossock Region by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Ignatjewka Inhabitants 1926 translated by Elli Wise

* Inhabitants of Pulin Rayon translated by Allen Konrad

* Life in the German Villages around Shitomir translated by Allen Konrad

* Ostheim Don Region Inhabitiants translated by Elli Wise

* South Prussia Land Records compiled by R. Reuben Drefs

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North America:

* Burial Permits - LaMoure County, ND 1925-2007

* History of Fredonia ND Diamond Jubilee 1904-1979

* History of Kulm ND 1892-1957

* History of Kulm ND Diamond Jubilee Supplement 1967

* Marriage Records - LaMoure County, ND 1883-1926 (alphabetized by groom) (alphabetized by bride)

* Temvik Cemetery Listing, Temvik, North Dakota compiled by Ralph Wiseman

 

Links to personal websites that are area specific:

Bessarabia research by Armin Zimmermann
Borodino, Bessarabia by Judy Remmick-Hubert
Glückstal and Hoffnungstal Odessa Colonies by Harold Ehrman
Hannowka, Bessarabia by Axel Hindemith (German)
Hoffnungstal, Bessarabia by Harold Ehrman
Klöstitz, Bessarabia by Ingrid Reule
Kutschurgan District Odessa region by Peter Goldade (includes families of Goldade, Jundt, Sander, Migler and Odessa repression records).
Neudorf, Odessa by Penny Raile (site includes Hoffnungstal too)
Sangerowka, Bessarabia by Ralph Voss (German)
Scholtoi, Bessarabia by Olaf Hollinger (German version is more extensive than English version)

 

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