Wagner (Pobochnaya)

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Wagner (Pobochnaya)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

There are two single Wagner men who arrived from L├╝beck at the port of Oranienbaum on 2 July 1772 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Hartwig.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Pobochnaya on 4 July 1773.

There relationship to each other, if any, is not known.

(1) Anton Wagner is recorded on a 1773 list of Pobochnaya settlers (No. 14).

(2) Johann Heinrich Wagner is recorded on a 1773 list of Pobochnaya settlers (No. 22).

Sources: 

- 1773 Pobochnaya Census (Nos. 14 & 22).
- 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): Pb19, Pb22.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies