Grimm, Russia

Here are some of the images that inspired me when I wrote about the village of Grimm.

Russian Village Farm dreamstime_s_29605814

The Weiss home in Grimm.

The barn where Leena and Peter would meet.

The barn where Leena and Peter would meet.

The horses used for plowing and transportation.

The horses used for plowing and transportation.

  4 comments for “Grimm, Russia

  1. Ione uitdenbogerd
    October 29, 2015 at 2:20 am

    I am researching my mother’s family. Reich or rusch family from German and Busch family from Kamsychin. And came across your web site. Thank you.

    • April 12, 2016 at 4:42 am

      You should check out or the My Heritage genealogy site. I connected with a distant relative there and think you may have some luck tracking down your family members. Another good resource is They have a great store with lots of reference materials on the different German villages in Russia. You can even purchase maps, censuses, books, and more. I’m not affiliated in any of these groups other than I make use of them and have found them helpful in my search.

  2. August 10, 2017 at 7:05 pm

    The village of Grimm, Russia was founded on July 1, 1767 by 179 colonists and by 1773 had grown to 769, consisting of 402 males and 367 females making up 171 families.

  3. Justus
    February 11, 2018 at 9:19 pm

    Dear Mrs. Julie Mangano,
    on the page WikiTree (genealogy) run family Justus from Grimm, Russia.
    I am also interested in this family.
    Please answer me. We might be able to help each other.
    With thanks and best regards
    Andrei Justus

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