Paulsen

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Paulsen
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Andreas Paulsen, a single farmer, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard an English frigate under the command of Skipper Adam Beerfeier.

He is recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Beauregard in Household No. 63.

Andreas Paulsen from Cäsarsfeld is recorded on the 1798 census of Ernestinendorf in Household No. Er07.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Andreas Paulsen came from the German region of Holstein. The 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Kappel [Kappeln] in the Holstein region.

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): Er07.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 290.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #4513.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies