Holzmann (Stahl am Tarlyk)

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Holzmann (Stahl am Tarlyk)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Hartmann Holzmann and his family arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard the galliot Adler under the command of Skipper Paul Adam Drath.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Stahl am Tarlyk on 19 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 62.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Hartmann Holzmann was a farmer while the 1767 census records that he was a blacksmith (Schmied).

The 1767 census records that Hartmann Holzmann came from the German village of Marburg in the Hessen-Kassel region.

Sources: 

- 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): St51.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 218.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5974.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies