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Dietrich Brahm (abt. 1749)

Dietrich Brahm aka Bram
Born about in Darmstadt, Germanymap [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] in Grimm, Saratov, Russiamap
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Biography

Volga German
Dietrich Brahm is a Volga German.
Dietrich Brahm has German Roots.


Family #86 in the 1767 Grimm census.
Family #158 in the 1775 Grimm census.
Family #3 in the first Appendix of the 1798 Grimm census.


1767 Grimm Census [1]

Family # 86
Head of the Household Dietrich Brahm, age 18, farmer from Darmstadt, single


Eight years later, Dietrich was married to Anna Maria Schröder and the couple had an infant son, only one and a half years old.


1775 Grimm Census [2]

Family # 158
Head of the Household Dietrich Bram [sic], age 26
Wife Anna Maria Bram [sic], age 24
Child #1 Johann Heinrich Bram [sic], age 1 year 6 months


According to the 1798 census, he had paid his family's immigration debts in full and obtained a passport allowing them to live freely in Russia in the location of their choice. He and his family chose to remain in Grimm.

The original name, in German, was spelled Brahm. By 1798, the evolution of the spelling of the name, most likely due to the spelling choices of Russian census takers, changed to Bram.


1798 Grimm Census [3]

Family # 3
Head of the Household Dietrich Bram [sic], age 50
Wife Anna Maria Schröder Bram [sic], age 49
Child #1 Johann Konrad Bram [sic], age 17
Child #2 Heinrich Konrad Bram [sic], age 11
Child #3 Johann Jakob Bram [sic], age 7
Child #4 Katharina Christina Bram [sic]. age 14


Sources

  1. Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767, Herausgegeben von Alfred Eisfeld under Mitarbeit von Sabine Eichwald, Published by the Nordost-Instsitut - 38085 Göttingen, 2005; page 84, family #88.
  2. The 1775 and 1798 Census of the German Colony on the Volga, Lesnoy Karamysh, also known as Grimm; Published by the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published date: 1995; family #158 in the 1775 Grimm census, Dietrich Bram family.
  3. The 1775 and 1798 Census of the German Colony on the Volga, Lesnoy Karamysh, also known as Grimm; Published by the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published date: 1995;


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