Siebel (Köhler)

Spelling Variations: 
Seipel (Köhler)
Siebel (Köhler)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Seipel, a farmer, and his wife Sibilla arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 9 August 1766 aboard the pink Novaya Dvinka under the command of Lieutenant Perepechin.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Köhler on 21 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 49.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Seibel came from Austria. The 1767 census records that Johann Seipel came from the German village of Salmünster.

This family in Argentina uses the spelling of Siebel.

Sources: 

- Müller-Marschhausen, Ernst. “Russland-Auswanderer aus dem Bergwinkel um 1766 und die Spurensuche nach ihrer Rückkehr im 20. Jahrhundert.” [Online]
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 371.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Immigrated to the following locations: 

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies

Immigration Locations