Leinhardt (Orlovskaya)*

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Leinhardt (Orlovskaya)*
Лейнгардъ (Orlovskaya)*
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Leinhardt, a farmer, and his wife Albertina are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Boisroux in Household No. 25 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Orlovskaya in 1768.

The 1767 census records that Johannes Leinhardt came from the German village of Beseke [?].

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


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 167.

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Volga Colonies