Mohr (Stephan)

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Mohr (Stephan)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Andreas Mohr, a farmer, his wife Elisabeth, and children (Simon, age 16; Johann, age 9) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 29 August 1766 aboard the ship Apollo under the command of Skipper Detlov Merberg.

They are recorded on the 1798 census in Volga German colonies of Stephan & Müller.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Andreas Mohr came from the German district of Darmstadt.

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): Ml31, Sp23.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #5185.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies