Villages


Regional Interest Group:
Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinators:

Art Flegel


Leipzig, Bessarabia

 

  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Akkerman
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1814
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: C-7 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Tarutino/Leipzig
  • German Name: Leipzig
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:

Remaks:
Founded by 128 families from Prussia, Saxony, Bavaria, Mecklenberg, Baden, Kurpfalz, Pommerania and Danzig, West Prussia.

Books:
From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 117)
The Emigration from Germany to Russia in the Years 1763 – 1862 by Karl Stumpp (pp. 532-535)
Auswanderung Aus Schwaben Nach Russland 1816-1823 by Dr. Georg Leibbrandt (Chapter 40, copy available at the GRHS)
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern, village history (pp.141-143), list of MIA/deaths in WWI/II pp. 264-268.
Extended Relationships Of The Kulm, Leipzig, Tarutino Communities In Bessarabia, Russia by Arthur E. Flegel

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Village History - 1848

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