Müller (Dönhof-1)

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Müller (Dönhof-1)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Andreas Müller, a farmer, his wife Amalia, and children (Anna, age 16; Johann Kaspar, age 12; Heinrich, age 4) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the ship Der Junge Mathias under the command of Skipper David Wollert.

Andreas Müller, his wife Amalia, and children (Anna Maria, age 16; Johann Kaspar, age 15; Johann Heinrich, age 6) are recorded on the 1767 census of Dönhof in Household No. 57. They had settled there on 18 June 1767.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Andreas Müller came from the German region of Stolberg while the 1767 census records that he came from the German region of Riedesel.

Sources: 

- 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): Dh004, Dh051.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 356.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1870.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies