Berlin/Neu Berlin Village Information

Region: Black Sea Founded: 1867 German Name: Berlin/Neu Berlin
Area: Odessa Religion: Evangelical Russian Name: Worobeyeva/Worobyewa
District: Grossliebental/Hoffnungstal Location:   Ukrainian Name:  
Rayon:   Parish: Neu Freudental

Notes: Daughter colony in the Grossliebental District Odessa as listed in Homesteaders on the Steppe. Georg Rath's book, The Black Sea Germans in the Dakotas, reflects that Berlin was part of the Hoffnungstal Parish. Stumpp does not list Berlin but he does list Neu Berlin as evangelical village founded in 1867. For additional information read the Hoffnungstal Odessa Newsletters listed below.

Village Coordinator: Ila Jean Johnson

    Homesteaders on the Steppe
by Joseph S. Height (page 320)
    The Emigration from Germany to Russia in the Years 1763 – 1862 by Karl Stumpp
    The Black Sea Germans in the Dakotas by Georg Rath (page 5)

Church Records
    St. Petersburg Archives Freudental Parish

Hoffnungstal Odessa Newsletter Vol 2 Issue III, February 1995 (page 14)
   Hoffnungstal Odessa Newsletter Vol 3 Issue I, June 1995

lock Dale's Korner

lock Death Notices Database

lock Berlin Family Database

lockShip Records

War Records
    lock EWZ Index for this Village

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Regional Interest Group for this Village: Grossliebental District Odessa and Hoffnungstal Odessa Parish but you will also want to keep an eye on the BDO website.

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