On our site you will get acquainted with the history of the aristocratic von Sonn family from Staraya Russa. Their representatives were not only living witnesses, but also directly involved in the most important events of the Russian State life for about two centuries. The family chronicle was partly lost in the turbulent years of the last century. Today it’s restored thanks to the archival research, saved photographs and some memories of the descendants. Your gentile advices and critical opinion will provide the invaluable assistance to the authors in finding out about the missing points of the von Sonn’s family tree.