Jung (Brabander)*

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Jung (Brabander)*
Юнгъ (Brabander)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Georg Jung, a single farmer, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Heinrich Sager.

Georg Jung is recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767.

He settled in the Volga German colony of Brabander on 5 September 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 78.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Georg Jung came from the German region of Bamberg. The 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Zahlendorf in the Bamberg region.

There are no known surviving male lines of this Jung family among the Volga German colonies.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 231.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #6207.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #7775.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies