Vogel (Dobrinka-2)*

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Vogel (Dobrinka-2)*
Фогель (Dobrinka-2)*
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[Johann] Georg Vogel, a carpenter (Zimmermann), and his wife Anna arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 10 August 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Nikolaus Peter Pink.

Joh. Georg Wogel [sic] and his wife Anna Sophia are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 3 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 158 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Dobrinka in 1768.

The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Vogel came from the German village of Sigila [?] in the Nassau region.


- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 309.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #4381.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #5040-5041.

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Volga Colonies