Black Sea German Research - Area/Town/Village Specific

 

Quick links:  Bessarabia, Caucasus, Crimea/Taurida, Dobrudscha, Jekaterinoslaw,
Odessa/Cherson, Outside Black Sea Area, North America, Personal Websites 

 

German-Russian Village Listing (if you are not sure what area your village resides in)

Visit Ancestral Villages (in person or via virtual tour)Neu Freudental

 

* Indicates added on 3 June 2017

 

Bessarabia:

 

Caucasus:

* 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

* Jekaterinodar Parish translated by Allen Konrad

* Katharinenfeld Family Registers by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

* Katharinenfeld Colony Memories translated by Allen Konrad

* 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:

* Brief History of Andreas Demmler translated by Allen Konrad

* Finding Roots in Crimea by Merv Weiss

* 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

* German Settlements in the Chortiza District translated by Allen Konrad

* Heidelberg Marriage 1839, 1840 translated by Merv Weiss

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

* Kaisertal Settlers in 1838 by Elli Wise and Allen Konrad

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

* Murder of Pastor Paul Christian Baumann translated by Allen Konrad

 

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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

* 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, and Part 16 translated by Allen Konrad

* 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

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

* Market Days in Bessarabia and Dobrudscha translated by Allen Konrad

* Sofular, Dobrudscha History translated by Allen Konrad

 

Jekaterinoslaw (aka Ekaterinoslav and Dnjepropetrowsk):

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

* 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

* List of First Colonists Who in 1766 Came to Belowesch from Oranienbaum translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

* 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

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

 

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Odessa/Cherson:
* 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

* Friedenstal, Odessa Repressed submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

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

* 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

* Kandel Head of Household 1944 submitted by Pius Waldman

* Katharinental 1914-1941 excerpts translated by Gayla Aspenleiter

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

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

* Letter from Kleinliebenthal - 1807 translated by Allen Konrad

* Mariental 1944 platmap index submitted by Pius Waldman

* Mrs. Rike Flemmer of Glückstal translated by Allen Konrad

* Naming of Neu Freudental translated by Dr. Ralph Wiseman

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

* Peterstal Victims 1937-1938 submitted by Gayla Aspenleiter

* 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

* Story of Majaki by Merv Weiss

* 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

 

Outside of Black Sea area:

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

* Inhabitants of Pulin Rayon translated by Allen Konrad

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

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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)

 

If you have a website or document that focuses on Black Sea German villages, families, or research and you would like to share it with other researchers, please email the URL of your website or a copy of the information to

 

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