Bock (Zürich)

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Bock (Zürich)
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Konrad Bock, a mason (Maurer), and his wife Elisabeth arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Hans Karholm.

Konrad and his new wife Susanna are recorded on a list of Beauregard recruits on an appendix to the 1767 census (No. 20).

The 1798 census of Zürich records Konrad Bock in Household No. Zr02. The 1767 census records that Konrad Bock came from the German village of Freienhagen.


- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Zr02.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 353.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #7052.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies