Hein(t)z (Kutter)

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Heinz (Kutter)
Heintz (Kutter)
Гейнцъ (Kutter)
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Andreas Heinz, a baker, his wife Anna, and children (Friedrich; Judith, age 17; Eberhard, age 16; Johannes, age 9; Regina, age 8; Barbara, age 7; Anna, age 3) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Fyodor Fyodorov.

[a] Friedrich Heintz, a farmer, his wife Anna Maria, and siblings (Eva, age 18; [b] Eberhard, age 15; Regina, age 13; Johannes, age 9; Anna Barbara, age 6) are recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 54. They had arrived in Kutter on 29 July 1767.

[a] In 1788, Friedrich Heinz and his family moved from Kutter to Straub.

Friedrich Heintz from Kutter is recorded on the 1798 census of Straub in Household No. Sr06.

Friedrich Heintz and his sons (Johannes, age 23; Johann Peter, age 14) are recorded on the 1811 census of Straub in Household No. 6 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Neu-Straub [date not recorded].

Johannes Heinz, son of Friedrich Heinz from Kutter, is recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 17.

[b] Eberhard Heinz from Kutter is recorded on the 1798 census of Anton in Household No. An03.

Both the Oranienbaum passenger list and the 1767 census record that this Heinz family came from the German region of Württemberg.


- 1811 Straub Census (Household No. 6).
- 1834 Neu-Straub Census (Household No. 17).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): An03, Kt25, Sr06, Mv1458.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2001): 489.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #7140, #7141.

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Volga Colonies