Tege (Pfeifer)

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Tege (Pfeifer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Ulrich Tege and his family arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 29 August 1766 aboard the ship Apollo under the command of Skipper Detlov Merberg.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Pfeifer on 20 August 1767 where they are recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 70.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Ulrich Tege was a stocking maker while the 1767 census records that he was a farmer.

The 1767 census records that Ulrich Tege is from the German village of Steinheim in the district of Mainz.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 394.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5163.


Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies