Ulrich (Pfeifer-2)

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Ulrich (Pfeifer-2)
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Johann[es] Ulrich, a farmer, his wife, and his father arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 22 July 1766 aboard the pink Lev under the command of Lieutenant Fyodor Fyodorov.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Pfeifer on 20 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 11.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Ulrich came from the German region of Dienheim while the 1767 census records that he came from Würzburg.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 380.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2358.


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