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Wilhelm Bierwagen (abt. 1804 - 1861)

Wilhelm Bierwagen
Born about in Neudorf, Galizien, Oesterreichmap [uncertain]
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Husband of — married Dec 1828 in Tarutino, Bessarabien, Russisches Kaiserreichmap
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Died at about age 57 in Leipzig, Bessarabien, Russisches Kaiserreichmap
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Wilhelm Bierwagen was born in 1804 in Neudorf (Nova Wies) in the Kingdom of Galicia, Austrian Empire.

Wilhelm's parents are Johann Friedrich Bierwagen and Marie Lousie. [citation needed]

Wilhelm married Wilhelmine Schostack on 12 December 1828 in Tarutino, Bessarabia, Russia. [1]

Wilhelm and Wilhelmine had the following cihldren:

  • Anna Bierwagen b 27 March 1831 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia d 8 August 1840 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia[1]
  • Gottlieb Ludwig Bierwagen b 24 March 1833 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia d 25 August 1849 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia [1]
  • Samuel Bierwagen b 17 September 1837 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia; m 1) Maria Budau 2) Dorothea Pflieger [1]
  • Karoline Wilhelminge Bierwagon b 12 April 1842 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia; m Gottlieb Bässler/Baesler [1]
  • Gottlieb Bierwagen b 1 February 1845 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia d 3 May 1864 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia[1]
  • Johannes/John Bierwagen b 17 July 1848 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia d 16 October 1911 Leipzig, North Dakota; m 1) Karolina Hilscher/Hülscher 2) Karolina/Carolin Wolf [1]
  • Wilhelm Bierwagen b 1853 Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia; m Justine Hiller[1]

In 1850, Wilhelm Bierwagen age 44, is listed on the census taken in Leipzig, Bessarabia. With him is his wife, Wilhelmina age 39. Sons listed from his third wife are: Samuel age 14, Gottfried age 5; Johann age2 and a daughter Karolina age 9. A son, Ludwig is listed as dying in 1849.[2]

Leipzig / Serpnevoye / Skinos, Akkerman, Bessarabia, Russia, Lat 46.3014N, Long 29.0223E, is now called Serpneve, Odes'ka, Ukraine[3]
See an online map pin of Leipzig

Bierwagen, Wilhelm Bierwagen died at the age of 59 years on 9 November 1861 in Leipzig, Bessarabia, Russia.[4]
Er war Landwirt und Stellmacher. 1856 war er als halber Wirt durchschnittlich vermoegend. Er besass 4 Pferde, 1 Fohlen, 4 Paar Zugochsen, 6 Kuehe, 9 Kaelber, 28 Schaafe und 3 Schweine. Er hatte noch nebenbei fuer 5 Monate im Jahr ein Gewerbe als Stellmacher. Dieses uebte er von zu Hause aus und er beschaeftigte einen Lehrling. Aus dem Gewerbe gingen nach Abzug fuers Material ca. 40 Rubel Silber als Gewinn hervor. Er besass1 Pflug, 240 Waldbaeume, 300 Obstbaeume, 1000 Weinstoecke und 1 Wagen.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Flegel, Arthur E., Certified Genealogist. Extended Relationships of the Kulm, Leipzig, Tarutino Communities in Bessarabia, Russia. Fargo, ND; Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, NDSU Libraries, page 66.
  2. Germans Russia Heritage Society. "Tax List - 1835 Gnadental, Akkerman, Bessarabia, Russia" as found in the "Heritage Review" Volume 33, No. 3, page 44.
  3. See PDF list in bottom right corner. D. G. Bender. Germans from Russia and Eastern Europe Settlement Locations
  4. Drefs, R., ‘’Bessarabian Village Death Records, 186x’’ Published by the Odessa Digital Library - 17 June 1999 Film # 1884094/2 page 82 reg. 27 born - Neudorf, Polen , 59y; married;

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