Vogel (Dobrinka-2)

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Vogel (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.

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.


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Volga Colonies