Bohle (Cäsarsfeld)

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Bohle (Cäsarsfeld)
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[Johann] Heinrich Bohle, a farmer, and his wife Anna arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 10 August 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Nikolaus Peter Pink.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Cäsarsfeld. Heinrich is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 9 along with a new wife Katharina.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Bohle came from the German region of Sachsen (Saxony) while the 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Wachelderbusch.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 245.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #4358.


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