Neu-Arzis, Bessarabia

The chapter for this village is Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinators: Reuben Drefs and Elli Wise


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Akkerman
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1825
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: C-8 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Arzis
  • German Name: Neu Arzis
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:

Daughter colony of Arzis. Founded by 41 families.

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 118)
The Emigration from Germany to Russia in the Years 1763 – 1862 by Karl Stumpp (pp. 539)
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern, village history (pp.190-91), list of MIA/deaths in WWI/II pp. 282-283.

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