Burgardt (Pfeifer)

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Burgardt (Pfeifer)
Буркартъ (Pfeifer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Thomas Burgardt, a farmer, and his family arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 29 August 1766 aboard the ship Apollo under the command of Skipper Detlov Merberg.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Pfeifer on 20 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 59.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 132 that Georg Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Streckerau.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 131 that Christoph Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Seelmann in 1856.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 131 that Johannes Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Hildmann in 1855.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 194 that Gottlieb & Philipp Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Marienfeld in 1852.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 195 that Michael Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Marienfeld in 1852.

The 1857 census of Pfeifer records in Household No. 57 that Johann Adam Burgardt moved from Pfeifer to Josefstal in 1852.

The 1767 census records that Thomas Burgardt came from the German village of Schweinsberg in the Fulda region.

Sources: 

- 1857 Pfeifer Census (Households No. 57, 131, 132, 194, 195).
- 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): Pf01, Pf59, Pf76, Pf77.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 391.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5086.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Immigrated to the following locations: 

Volga Colonies

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