Resch (Krasnoyar)

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Resch (Krasnoyar)
Решъ (Krasnoyar)
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Mattias Resch, a farmer, his wife Barbara, and children (Michael, age 23; Heinrich, age 21, Elisabeth, age 17) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766.

Widower Mattias Resch and his children (Heinrich, age 23; Elisabeth, age 18) are recorded on the 1767 census of Rosenheim in Household No. 71 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Krasnoyar in 1768. They had settled in Rosenheim on 27 June 1767.

The 1767 census records that Matthias Resch came from the Amganran in the Grafschaft Sinkan.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 79.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3243.


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