[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Kolonie namenlos (nimmer mehr)

Helen Gillespie gilleh23 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 15:17:34 PDT 2016

Herr Stewner,

Thank you for the update on that nameless colony.  Good to know that it
finally got a name!


From: Frank Stewner <dr.stewner at t-online.de>
To: <ger-poland-volhynia at sggee.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2016 23:12:07 +0200
Subject: [Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Kolonie namenlos
> I am curious about the "Kolonie Namenlos" which has 39 people.  It means
"a nameless colony".  Would be
> interesting to know if it ever was given a name.

The first entry of the "Kolonie namenlos" is seen in St. Petersburg
churchbook copies of 1863 on page 3 by Pastor Stelz.
A year later on page 2 is the solution: "Kolonie Karlsdorf (früher
In the SGGEE Volhynia gazetteer the colony is named:
Carolinowka/Karlsdorf/Korolewka Kol. (Postyrowka Kol./lost), Romaniv,
Zhytomyr, Ukraine       501100  281125.

Frank (Stewner)

More information about the Ger-Poland-Volhynia mailing list