Schuber

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Schuber
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Johann [Balthasar] Schubert [sic], a single servant of Konrad Schmunk, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766.

Balthasar Schuber is recorded on the 1767 census of Household No. 91. He had settled there on 20 June 1767.

Balthasar Schuber and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Dobrinka in Household No. Db06.

Balthasar Schuber, son of Balthasar Schuber, and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 8.

Balthasar (junior) Schuber and his family are recorded on the 1850 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 14.

The death of Balthasar (junior) Schuber in 1856 is recorded on the 1857 census of Dobrinka in Household No. 15.

The 1767 census records that Balthasar Schubert came from the German village of Kelgin [?] near Strumbach.

Sources: 

- 1834 Dobrinka Census (Household No. 8).
- 1850 Dobrinka Census (Household No. 14).
- 1857 Dobrinka Census (Household No. 15).
- 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): Db06.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 339.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1838.

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