Hein(t)z (Straub-1)

Spelling Variations: 
Heintz (Straub-1)
Heinz (Straub-1)
Гейнцъ (Straub-1)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Anton Heinz, a blacksmith (Schmied), his wife Maria, and his uncle (Vetter) Anton Heinz (age 22) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 18 June 1766 aboard the ship Die Jungfer Friederika under the command of Skipper Christian Korsholm.

Anton Heinz, a blacksmith (Schmied), his wife Maria Magdalena, and his uncle Anton Heinz (age 22) are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 32.. They had settled in Straub on 12 May 1767.

Anton Heinz (the uncle) is recorded on the 1798 census of Straub in Household No. Sr20.

Anton Heinz and his sons ([a] Philipp Peter, age 25; [b] Wilhelm, age 19; [c] Johann Anton, age 7) are recorded on the 1811 census of Straub in Household No. 20 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Neu-Straub [year not recorded].

The death of Anton Heintz in 1818 is recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 21.

[a] Philipp Peter Heintz and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 26.

[b] Johann Wilhelm Heintz and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 21.

[c] Johann Anton Heintz and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 46.

The 1767 census records that the nephew Anton Heinz came from the German village of Altenkirchen in the Nassau-Weilburg region.

Sources: 

- 1811 Straub Census (Household No. 20).
- 1834 Neu-Straub Census (Households No. 21, 26, 45, 46).
- 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): Sr20.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 237.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #968, #969.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies