Schul(t)z (Meinhard)

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Schulz (Meinhard)
Schultz (Meinhard)
Шулцъ (Meinhard)
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Johann Philipp Schulz arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Franz Nikolaus Schröder along with the Mechler family.

Johann Philipp Schult [sic] is recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 traveling with the Mechler family.

Orphan Johann Philipp Schulz (age 17) is recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Beauregard in Household No. 11 along with the Johann Philipp Mechler family. There is no relationship recorded between the Schulz and Mechler families.

Philipp Schulz from Meinhard is recorded on the 1798 census of Katharinenstadt in Household No. Ka032.

The death of Philipp Schulz in 1818 is recorded on the 1834 census of Katharinenstadt in Household No. 35.

The 1767 census does not record from where Philipp Schulz came.


- 1834 Katharinenstadt Census (Household No. 35).
- 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): Ka032.
- Oranienbaum passenger list #6874 [not included on the Kuhlberg List published by Igor Plehve].
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 197.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #4236.

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Brent Mai

Entry from the Oranienbaum passenger list recording the arrival in Russia of Johann Philipp Schulz.
Source: Brent Mai.

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