Post (Stephan)

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Post (Stephan)
Постъ (Stephan)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Post, his wife Anna Margreta, and children (Johannes, age 4; Conrad, born en route) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that father Johannes and son Conrad died en route.

In 1790, Johann Post and his family moved from Stephan to Müller.

Johannes Post from Stephan is recorded on the 1798 census of Müller in Household No. Ml02.

The death of Johannes Post in 1823 is recorded on the 1834 census of Müller in Household No. 28.

Sources: 

- 1834 Müller Census (Household No. 28).
- 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): Ml02, Mv2837.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #1958-1961.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies