Spahr (Nieder-Monjou)

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Spahr (Nieder-Monjou)
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Philipp Spahr, a single man, arrived from L├╝beck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Gabriel Wild.

His widow and children are recorded on the 1798 census of Nieder-Monjou in Households No. Nm12 & Nm19.

The Oranienbaum passenger list does not record from where Philipp Spahr came.


- 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): Nm29, Nm32.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #7002.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies