Gambach

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Gambach
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Karl Gambach, a farmer, 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 Moor on 18 June 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 57.

The 1767 census records that Georg Karl Gambach came from the German district of Isenburg. (Kuhlberg #1875)

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 170.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1875.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies