Müller (Norka-8)

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Müller (Norka-8)
Милеръ (Norka-8)
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Ernst Wilhelm Müller & Anna Maria Eberling were married on 13 March 1766 in the Lutheran Church of Büdingen. [See Eberling Family.]

Ernst Müller, a farmer, and his wife Maria arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 29 August 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper John Scott.

Ernst Müller, a craftsman (Handwerker), and his wife Anna Maria settled in the Volga German colony of Norka on 15 August 1767 and recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 21.

Both the Oranienbaum passenger list and the 1767 census record that Ernst Müller came from the German region of Isenburg.


- 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): Nr157.
- 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): #423.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 233.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3714.

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