Hardt (Paulskaya-1)

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Hardt (Paulskaya-1)
Гартъ (Paulskaya-1)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Hardt, a hosier (Strumpfwirker), his wife Anna, and children (Konrad, age 10; Maria, age 8; Philipp, age 6; Katharina, age 4; Jakob age 3) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.

Conrad Hardt, his wife Anna Maria, and children (Conrad, age 10; Maria Elisabeth, age 8; Philip Burkhardt, be 6; Catharina, age 4) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that daughter Maria Elisabeth died en route.

Konrad Hardt, his wife Maria, and children (Konrad, age 13; Philipp, age 9; Elisabeth, age 7; Margaretha, age 6-months) are recorded on the 1767 census of Paulskaya in Household No. 14. They had settled in Paulskaya on 22 July 1767.

The widow of Konrad Hardt and son Philipp and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Paulskaya in Household No. Pl41.

The 1798 census of Ernestinendorf records Konrad Hardt from Paulskaya in Household No. En19.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Konrad Hardt came from the German region of Usingen. The 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Emmershausen.


- 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): En19, Pl41.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 334.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1449.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #0926-0931.

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