Bähr (Dobrinka)*

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Bähr (Dobrinka)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Anna Maria Bähr, her daughter Anna, and son-in-law Andreas Dozert arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the ship Der Junge Mathias under the command of Skipper David Wollert.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Dobrinka on 20 June 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 86.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Bähr family among the Volga German colonies.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 337.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1898.


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Volga Colonies