Leichtling Russia
             
A German Village in Russia
                                         Leichtling, Saratov, Volga, Russia
                                                   (original German name)

                                         Ilovlinka (Иловлинка), of Ust'-Gryaznukha Selsovet (Village Soviet), Kamyshin Region, Volgograd Oblast
                                         Map 6, Quadrant B-6, 50 32 N 45 24 E *
                                         This site dedicated to Germans from Russia,Coming from Leichtling,Saratov, Volga Area, Russia
                                         Leichtling Russia1


History of Leichtling

History of Leichtling
Chronicle written by Konrad Keller in 1910 and translated by Herta Guenther

Leichtling Village Database      
This is a searchable data base of persons who lived  in Leichtling
Includes the Original settlers of Leichtling and all the census information from1767 to 1850.
Thats correct, all the census records have now been entered into the database

 Leichtling Census Records     
1767, 1798, 1834, and 1850 census
The 1776, 1834, and 1850 census can be viewed online now. Free
The 1798 census can be purchaced from AHSGR

Original Settlers of Leichtling
The Village was founded 14 May 1767. This is a list of the first settlers.

Surnames from Leichtling:
ADAM, ADELMEYER, ADER, ADRIAN, ALKOFER, ANDES, ANTONIUS, APPELHANS, ARNOLD, BACH, BAREN, BAUER, BAUMGERTNER, BECHER, BECKER, BECKLER, BEICHERT, BEIER, BEIMAN, BEIN, BEISACK, BELENTER, BELLINDER, BENSAK, BENZOT, BERG, BERGER, BERNHARD, BIEHN, BIEN, BIERFURTH, BIERVAIRT, BIERVERT, BIERWERT, BIERWIRT, BIN, BIRWERT, BLEMERGUFER, BOCHER, BOCK, REINAN,BREIT, BRESMER, CHET, AMRIKH, DANNER, DAUMREICH, DEILOV, DIESER, DIESSLER, DIEZEN, DINKEL, DISSER, DRIESER, EINSCHENK, EISENBACH, ELISABETA, ELSEBACH, ELSENBACH, ELSENBAK, ELZENBACH, ESCHLER, EWALD, FALK, FARET, FELL, FLEISCHMANN, FLER, FRANK, FREIBERGER, FREY, FRUKSCHEFF, FUGNE, FUNIE, FUSHE, GAIBLE, GALINGER, GALL, GANDER, GANTER, GATTHOF, GATTKHOF, GEBEL, GENDEL, GERMAN, GERMANN, GETTIKH, GITTLEIN, GLENTER, GRAMM, GREIM, GRO, GROH, HAAS, HAHN, HALLER, HANDEL, HARTENHOF, HECHT, HEIL, HEILE, HEINRICH, HESSLER, HILDENBERGER, HILGES, HOBERKOFN, HOCK, HOFFMANN, HOFMAN, HOFMANN, HOLMAN, HOLSMAN, HOLTZMAN, HOLTZMANN, HOLZMAN, HOTZMANN, JAGER, JONAS, JUNG, KAHLAR, KAMMER, KAMMERER, KEIL, KEILER, KEITER, KEMERER, KEMMER, KEMMERER, KEMMRER, KEMRER, KERN, KINNEY, KIRCHGESNER, KIRCHNER, KISSER, KIZNER, KLEIN, KLEINM, KLER, KLOSTER, KNOLL, KOHLER, KREIGER, KRIB, KRIEGER, KUN, LAMBERCHT, LAMBRECHT, LANG, LEEK, LEICHTLING, LEINECKER, LEITLING, LEITZ, LUDGARDT, LUDWIG, MAHLER, MüLLER, MEHLER, MEIR, MEIZZLER, MELCHIOR, MELER, MELINGER, MERKEL, MERTZ, MESLER, MESSLER, MILDENBERGER, MILLER, MOFFERT, MOLER, MOLIDOR, MOLIEDOR, MOLITOR, MONHIESER, MUFERT, MUFFERT, MUGERT, MULIDAR, MULLER, NAAB, NAM, ORTHMANN, PELTZ, PETRICK, PREDIGER, PRESSMER, RACH, RACK, RAK, REICHERT, REIN, REIS, REISLING, REKOWSKI, RICHTER, RINGELMAN, ROCK, ROK, ROLHEISER, ROTTBRUST, RUDOLF, RUDOLPH, RUEL, SAGER, SANGER, SCHEFER, SCHENKEL, SCHMALTS, SCHMIDT, SCHNEIDER, SCHNELLBECHER, SCHRADER, SCHRäDER, SCHREDER, SCHRETER, SCHTEGMAN, SCHTREMEL, SCHULTZ, SCHUTTER, SCHWED, SEGER, SEITZ, SENDELBACH, SENGER, SHAPIRO, SHPEITER, SINGER, SLESS, SNEIDER, SOMMER, SOMMERS, STENGER, SUMMER, TAG, TEIL, TREGHTSEN, VASENACHT, VOGLE, VOLMER, WALDER, WALTER, WAZNER, WEIGEL, WEINBERGER, WERNER, WOLF, YOUNGER, ZEISLER

Surname Variation List 
This is for Leichtling only but may hold true for other areas
Shows variation of spelling of last names. example:
Hofman
Hofmann
Hoffmann
Important when looking at different census records

Move Ins and Move Outs List
Listing of everyone who moved into or out of Leichtling from another village
along with the name of the other village

Maps of Leichtling

Index to Villages on MAP 6 (Volga Area)

Leichtling Ships list

St. Josephs Parish Records
Children born to Leichtling born parents who lived in Topeka, Kansas, and attended St. Josephs Parish
Compiled by Joan Hrenchir


Michael Lang Letters
A series of letters from Michael Lang to his daughter telling about his life from Leichtling to the USA, including
his life in the Russian Army and his heralding trip from Leichtling Russia to the USA.

An Interview With Jacob Mehler -- born in Leichtling
Compiled by Michelle Boyd, Interview by Frank Boyd

Leichtling Russia1

AHSGR  American Historical Society of Germans From Russia
"Our Mission Statement  An international organization dedicated to the discovery, collection, preservation, and dissemination of information related to the history, cultural heritage and genealogy of Germanic Settlers in the Russian Empire and their descendants."


Village Cordinators for the AHSGR
Email addresses. Web Pages for villages and Mailing Addresses


Links to other villages and German Russian web sites   Just Updated!!!






Oldest Village Website!


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If anyone has any pictures of Leichtling, Please email me

If you have anything that might be of intrest or if you have any suggestions please send Mail or E-mail to


Darryl Boyd
1019 Stimel Dr.
Concord, CA.  94518

Thank you for visiting
Darryl Boyd
VC Leichtling

Since May 5,1998
  
* Latitudes (N) and longitudes (E) given here were obtained from the gazetteer published by the
U.S. Board on Standard Names.