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Helenowka, Bessarabia


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Bender
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1895
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: C-7 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Mathildendorf
  • German Name: Helenowka
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:
  • AKA: Ileanca

Original settlers came from Arzis, Katzbach, Lichtental, Borodino, Neufall, Teplitz, Wittenberg, and Grossliebental [Odessa]

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 120)
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern (page 147)

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