Regional Interest Group:
Bessarabia & Dobrudscha Chapter (BESS)

Village Coordinators:

Elli Wise

Schabo-Possad, Bessarabia


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Akkerman
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1894
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
  • Location: E-8 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Posttal
  • German Name: Schabo-Possad
  • Russian Name:
  • Ukrainian Name:

Founded in 1894 by the families of A. Kurz, Beck, Becker, Rotenberger, Haerter, and Neumann. Schabo-Possad was separated from the main village of Schabo by the width of only one street. The settlers purchased their land from the colony of Schabo, from settlers who wanted to move to the Crimea and Cherson District. See also Schabo.

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 120)
Homeland Book of the Bessarabian Germans by Pastor Albert Kern, village history (pp. 175)

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