Russian Shergolds


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             This ANCESTOR TREE OF VLADIMIR SHERGOLD was originally created                  A R C H A N G E L                                |James    |      James could have been from some other
             to mark his visit to England in August 1994.                                                                                     |SHERGOLD |      area of the country.
                                                                                                  S H E R G O L D S                           |         |
             It is a combination of the information I have researched and                                                                     |         |
             other information I have received from various sources during                                                                    |Sarah    |      Possibly  - Sarah Graygoose
             1994.                                                                                                                            |         |      but this marriage was 1760 on IGI.
                                                                                                                                              `----.----'      13 years before first child?
             SOURCES include:-                                                                                                                     |
             Erna Wager's Letter   (Margit's mother)                                                                                               `-----.     A George Shergold baptised in 1777 was the son of
             Margit Wager                                                                                                                                |     a James Shergold and Sarah Graygoose.
             Sergei Gernet, Nicholas Lubichoff & Alexander Shergold of Archangel                                                                    .---------.
             Harald Lindes  of America                                                                                                              |George   |                    We definitely know that George was
             Ted Carr  of Windsor                                                                                                                   |SHERGOLD |                    the son of a James or Jacob.
             Eugenie Fraser of Edinburgh author of  'The House by the Dvina'                                                                        |bp 1777  |                    A  baptism at Sunbury on the 25th July
             London Archives at St Catherines and Somerset Houses and the                                                                           |Dorothea |                    1777 of July  would fit the Russian
             Guildhall Museum. (I must check for George Shergold's 1801 Marriage in                                                                 |Gernet   |                    birth record of '16 Mar 1777 London'
Aug 1994     the Chaplaincy records there as soon as possible.)                                                                                     |m 1801   |                    He arrived in Russia from London in 1798
                                                                                                                                                    `----.----'                    But 'London' could mean 'England'.
Sep 1994  ** I have added some additional notes for Philip Wall(Trowbridge) Jean Shergold of Southampton                                                 |
Nov 1994     and corrected the chart with some  information from  Heinrich Meyer-Eltz                             .-----------.----------.----------.----------.----------.----------.----------.
             of Hamburg.                                                                                          |           |          |          | 1805     |          |          |          |
Nov 1995/6   Added some minor corrections and included the paragraph about Susan Shergold's Will,            .---------. .---------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .--------.
             and an additional source credit.                                                                |Elizabeta| |George   | |Son 2nd | |Dorothea| |Son 3rd | Margarethe |Son 4th | |Son 5th |
             Lucia von Berg   U.S.A.  November 1996                                                          |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD| |Louisa  | |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD|
                                                                                                             |b 1802   | |b 1803   | |b 1804  | |SHERGOLD| |b 1806  | |b 1807  | |b 1814  | |b 1818  |
                                                                                                             |         | |         | |        | |William | |        | |        | |        | |        |
             e-mail michael.shergold@clara.net                                                               |unmarried| |         | |        | |Carew   | |        | |unmarried |        | |        |
                                                                                                             |d 1883   | |         | |        | |HUNT    | |        | |d 1879  | |        | |        |
             Michael Shergold, 16 Marine Gdns,                                                               `---------' `----.----' `--------' `--------' `--------' `--------' `--------' `--------'
                               Selsey / Chichester                                                                            |
                               West Sussex, PO20 0LJ                                                              .-----------Å-----------.                The Russian Archive in Archangel identifies
                               ENGLAND                                                                            |           |           |                this additional generation.
                                                                                                             .---------. .---------. .---------.
                                                                               One time British Consul       |John     | |Elizabeth| |Margarethe
             4 November 1996                                                   in Archangel                  |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD |           There is a record of a legacy left to Elizabeth
                                                                                                             |b 1827   | |    ?    | |    ?    |           daughter of George Egorovitch by an English older
                                                                                                             |d 1879   | |         | |         |           cousin Susan Shergold.  The record of the probate
                                                                                                             |Wendoline| |         | |         |           is in Archangel and I have a copy of the Will.
                                                                                                             |KINSCHE  | |         | |         |
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                      .----------.---------------------------------------------------------------.---------------------------------------------------------------.------------------------------.-----------.
                      |          |                                                               |      George took Russian Nationality so that                  |          Robert left Russia  |           |
                  .--------. .--------.                                                     .---------. he could remain with the family timber               .--------.     for Poland, but .--------. .---------.
                  |Jenny   | |Lydia   |    Boris (below) was arrested in 1937 along         |George   | business 'Surkow and Shergold'.  This                |Mathilde|     eventually      |Robert  | |Alice    | d 1903
                  |Dorothea| |SHERGOLD|    with many others with non-Russian names          |SHERGOLD | company was nationalized by the communist            |SHERGOLD|     settled with his|SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD | struck
                  |SHERGOLD| |b 1858  |    and accused of spying.  He was shot and the      |1860-1921| government.                                          |b1863   |     daughter Hedvig |b 1867  | |b 1869   | by
                  |b 1853  | |        |    family were exiled.  In 1956 he was fully        |         | Arno Surkow, son of Lydia Shergold was the           |        |     in East Germany |d 1950  | |Michail  | lightning
                  |Peter   | |Albert  |    exonerated but the family were never told        |Anna     | last private Managing Director.                      |        |                     |Betty   | |KRILITCHE|
                  |DREESSEN| |SURKOW  |    where his remains were buried.                   |PILATSKIJ|                                                      |STAMPE  |1858-1917            |PAETZ   | |VSKY     |
                  `---.----' `---.----'    |                                                `----.----'                                                      `---.----'                     `---.----' `---------'
According to Erna's   ?          |         |                                                     |                                                               |                              |
letter. There were    |          |         | .-----------.-----------.-----------.----------.----------.----------.----------.-----------.-----------.           |           .---------------|----------|----------.
no children here.     ?          |         | |           |           |           |          |          |          |          |           |           |           |           |               |          |          |
                  .--------..---------. .---------. .---------. .---------. .---------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .---------. .---------. .---------. .---------.     .---------. .--------. .--------.
I think that      Wilhelmine|Arno     | |Boris    | |Adolf    | |Edward-  | |Edgar    | |George  | |Harald  | |George  | |Olga    | |Martha   | |Jenny?-  | |Lilly    | |Helga    |     |Erna     | |Elsbeth | |Hedvig  |
Wilhelmine might  |DREESEN ||SURKOW   | |SHERGOLD | |Konstantin |George   | |SHERGOLD | |1st     | |Peter   | |(Zholya)| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD | |Anna     | |STAMPE   | |Elizabeth|     |Wendelina| |(Elsa)  | |Lydia   |
have been Peter's |        ||         | |b 1886   | |         | |SHERGOLD | |b        | |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |        | |b 4 Apr  | |(Eugenie | |b        | |SHERGOLD |     |SHERGOLD | |Violet  | |SHERGOLD|
sister or niece.  |Eduard  ||Archangel| |Archangel| |SHERGOLD | |b 11 Jun | |Archangel| |b 1890  | |b 1893  | | b 1895 | |        | |1892?    | |Egorovna)| |Archangel| |b 1892   |     |b 1893   | |SHERGOLD| |b 1907  |
                  |des     ||m Paula  | |d 1938   | |         | |1889 Arch| |         | |died in | |Natalya | |Sonya   | |        | |Archangel| |b 1897   | |         | |Hermann  |     |Olaf     | |b 1897  | |Heinrich|
                  |FONTAINES|KONONOV  | |PRESNIAKOV |         | NIZHGORODOV |         | |childhood |VOYEIKOV| |VOYIEKOV| |        | |         | |         | |KUPRIANOV| |VON BERG |     |WAGER    | |MAEKER  | |PPCKE  |
                  `--------'`---------' `----.----' `---------' `---------' `---------' `--------' `----.---' `---.----' `--------' `---------' `---------' `---------' `----.----'     `----.----' `--------' `---.----'
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           .---------------------|----------------------|---------------------.                .--------'   .----------|------------.                                  .----------.          |       .--------|----------.
           |                     |                      |                     |                |            |          |            |                             USA  |          |          |       |        |          |
       .--------.           .---------.            .---------.            .--------.      .--------.    .--------. .--------.  .--------.      The letter was for .---------. .--------. .-------..------. .------. .------.
       |Yuri    |           |Boris    |            |Vladimir |            |Sergei  |      |Andrei  |    |Katya   | |Dimitrii|  |Adrei   |      Robby but he has   |Robert   | |Helli   | |Margit ||Jochen| |Ingrid| |Astrid|
       |SHERGOLD|           |SHERGOLD |            |SHERGOLD |            |SHERGOLD|      |SHERGOLD|    |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD|  |SHERGOLD|      since died though  |(Robby)  | |VON BERG| |WAGER  ||PPCKE| |PPCKE| |PPCKE|
       |        |           |b 1913   |            |b 1919   |            |b 9 May |      |        |    |b Moscow| |b Moscow|  |POW     |      his wife Lucia,    |VON BERG | |d       | |b 1930 ||      | |      | |      |
       |        |           |Archangel|            |d 12 Mar |            |1919    |      |died    |    |        | |        |  |        |      children and       |b 1918   | |drowning| |Golders||      | |      | |      |
       |        |           |         |            |1974     |            |d 9 May |      |suicide |    |m Moscow| |        |  |        |      grandchildren live |Archangel| |accident| |Green, ||      | |      | |      |
       |        |           |         |            |Archangel|            |1990    |      |        |    |Milentiev |        |  |        |      in America         |L UVAROV | |Baltic  | |London ||      | |      | |      |
       `---.----'           `----.----'            `----.----'            `---.----'      `--------'    `---.----' `--------'  `--------'                         `----.----' `--------' `-------'`------' `------' `------'
           |                     |                      |                     |                             |                                                          |                     |        |        |       |
     .----------.          .----------.           .----------.           .----------.                       |                                  .-----------.-----------.----------.          |      All above are living in
     |          |          |          |           |          |           |          |                       |                                  |           |           |          |          |      Germany
 .--------. .--------. .--------. .--------. .---------. .--------. .---------. .--------.              .-------.                         .---------. .---------. .---------. .---------.    |      Father Heinrich was
 |Child1  | |Child 2 | |Yuri    | |Unknown | |Alexander| |Yuri    | |Daughter | |Daughter|              |Ilya   |                         |Elizabeth| |Peter    | |Lucy     | |Michael  |    |      killed while bombing
 |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD| |SHERGOLD | |SHERGOLD|              Milentiev                         |von Berg | |von Berg | |von Berg | |von Berg |    |      London during WWII
 |        | |        | |        | |        | |b 1949   | |        | |         | |        |              |b      |                         |6 Jun    | |14 Dec   | |30 Nov   | |9 Jun    |    |
 |        | |        | |        | |        | |Archangel| |        | |         | |        |              |Moscow |                         |1942     | |1943     | |1945     | |1947     |    |
 |        | |        | |        | |        | |         | |        | |         | |        |              |       |                         |Poznan   | |Poznan   | |Bad      | |Bad      |    |
 |        | |        | |        | |        | |         | |        | |         | |        |              |       |                         |Poland   | |Poland   | |Kissingen| |Kissingen|    |
 `--------' `--------' `--------' `--------' `----.----' `--------' `---------' `--------'              `-------'                         `---------' `---------' `---------' `---------'    `--- This is Margit now living
                                                  |                                                                                                                                               Sweden
                                             .---------.      Vladimir and his father Alexander have promised to
                                             |Vladimir |      help me fill in the details of all the other
                                             |SHERGOLD |      uncompleted boxes in this chart.
                                             |b 1981   |
                                             |Archangel|      Alexander is President of the 'Foreign Colony Club' in
                                             `---------'      Archangel. It was established over 100 years ago by
                                                              some of the foreign merchants.