Horn (Hussenbach)

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Horn (Hussenbach)
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Christian Horn, a farmer, and his wife Dorothea arrived from Danzig at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 May 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Jacob Janson.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Hussenbach and Christian is recorded there on the 1798 census in Household No. Hs101.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Christian Horn came from the German region of Magdeburg.


- 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): Hs101.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #75.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies