Jung (Kukkus)

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Jung (Kukkus)
Юнгъ (Kukkus)
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Andreas Jung from Heimersheim in the district of Altzey & Maria Margaretha Bichmann from Heppenheim were married on 5 April 1766 in the City Lutheran Church of Friedberg.

Andreas Jung, a teacher (Lehrer), and his wife Margaretha arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the ship Die Neue Freiheit von Bremen under the command of Skipper Steingrawer.

Andreas Jung, a teacher (Lehrer), and his wife Maria Margaretha are recorded on the 1767 census of Warenburg in Household No. 138 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Kukkus in 1768. They had settled in Warenburg on 12 May 1767.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Andreas Jung came from the German region of Pfalz. The 1767 census records that Andreas Jung came from the German village of Tschernmerstein [?] in the region of Kurpfalz.


- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #299.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 342.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2000.

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Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies