Bergeritz

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Bergeritz
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Bergeritz, a farmer, and his wife Anna Margaretha immigrated to Russia, arriving at the port in Oranienbaum from Lübeck aboard the pink Novaya Dvinka under the command of Lieutenant Perepechin.

Konrad Bergeritz and his wife Anna Margaretha are recorded on the 1767 census of Köhler in Household No. 88. They had settled there on 21 August 1767.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Konrad Bergeritz came from Austria. The 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Salmünster.

Sources: 

- Müller-Marschhausen, Ernst. "Russland-Auswanderer aus dem Bergwinkel um 1766 und die Spurensuche nach ihrer Rückkehr im 20. Jahrhundert." [Online]
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 381.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3849.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies