Kuhn (Dietel)

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Kuhn (Dietel)
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Adam Kuhn, a farmer, and his wife Gertruda arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 13 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Johann Grapp.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Dietel.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Georg Kuhn came from the German region of Zwingenberg.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 296.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5900.


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