Quin(d)t (Boisroux)

Spelling Variations: 
Quindt (Boisroux)
Quint (Boisroux)
Квинтъ (Boisroux)
Kwindt (Boisroux)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Andreas Quindt & Charlotte Sophia Löber were married on 9 April 1766 in Roßlau.

Andreas Quindt, a farmer, and his wife Anna arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of the Skipper Thomas Fairfax.

Andreas Quint [sic] and his wife Sus. Willhelmi. are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that Sus. Willhelmi. died en route.

Andreas Quindt and his [new] wife Anna settled in the Volga German colony of Boisroux on 7 June 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 4.

In 1777, Andreas Quindt and his family moved from Boisroux to Dreispitz.

The widow Andreas Quindt and their sons (Andreas, age 28; David, age 25) are recorded on the 1798 census of Dreispitz in Household No. Dr42.

Andreas Quindt and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Dreispitz in Household No. 32.

David Quindt and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 115.

Both the Oranienbaum passenger list and the 1767 census record that Andreas Quindt came from the German region of Zerbst.

Sources: 

- 1834 Dobrinka Census (Household No. 115).
- 1834 Dreispitz Census (Household No. 32).
- 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): Dr42, Mv0291.
- 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): #928.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 140.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1561.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #1104-1105.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies