Karelians

Earliest record: -1000
Last record: 1970

Language family: West Finnic

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YearsAction
-1000Migrated to [1]
-10001540Located in
8001000Located in [1]
1000Expanded to [1]
13001500Settled in [2]
15401580Expanded to [3]
15401617Located in
1617Settled in [3]
1617Settled in [3]
16171970Located in
18001900Settled in [4]

Location Info

  1. Karelia, also S of L Ladoga
  2. Karelia, + W shore L Ladoga (map 1, ref 202). + N SU, betw Gulf of Finland & White Sea.
  3. SE SF around Kexholm (see Kaekisalmi, NW corner of L Ladoga. ref 202, map 2.)
  4. N of Savo, W to Nastola, S in Ingria & E to White Sea lands.
  5. Halogaland (C part of N); nr Bodoe.
  6. Interior of SF whole of SF with exception of Lapland and most barren lands along the watersheds.
  7. {Karelia, + W shore L Ladoga (map 1, ref 202). + N SU, betw Gulf of Finland & White Sea.} + {Interior of SF whole of SF with exception of Lapland and most barren lands along the watersheds.} *{900-123} + {204-5}*
  8. Novgorod and Tver (now Kalinin,SU).
  9. Kaekisalmi-Carelia
  10. {Karelia, + W shore L Ladoga (map 1, ref 202). + N SU, betw Gulf of Finland & White Sea. + Interior of SF whole of SF with exception of Lapland and most barren lands along the watersheds.} + {Novgorod and Tver (now Kalinin,SU).} *{900- 124} + {204-6}*
  11. Tver (Kalinin, SU)

References

  1. Mead, W.R. 1968. Finland. Frederick A. Praeger, New York. 256 pp.
  2. Torgersen, Johan. 1976. Rassengeschichte von Skandinavien. pp. 103-145. In Schwidetzky, I. (ed.). Rassengeschichte der Menschheit. Volume 4. R. Oldenbourg Verlag, Munich.
  3. Jutikkala, Eino. 1936. A Survey of Finland's History. Akateeminen Kirjakauppa, Helsinki. 70 pp.
  4. Bunak, Victor V. 1976. Rassengeschichte Osteuropas. pp. 7-101. In Schwidetzky, I. (ed.). Rassengeschichte der Menschheit. Volume 4. R. Oldenbourg Verlag, Munich.