Weber (Schulz-2)

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Weber (Schulz-2)
Веберъ (Schulz-2)
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Kaspar Weber, a farmer, his wife Anna Maria, and children (Anna, age 23; Julianna, age 20; Anna Maria, age 11; Anna Elisabeth, age 7; Johann Heinrich, age 4) arrived from Lübeck at the port in Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the ship Der Junge Mattias under the command of Skipper David Wollert.

Anna Maria Weber, widow of an unnamed farmer, and her children (Juliana, age 18; Anna Maria, age 11; Anna Elisabeth, age 8; Johann Heinrich, age 5) are recorded on the 1767 census of Schulz in Household No. 20. They had settled there on 13 June 1767. Oldest daughter Anna is recorded on the 1767 census of Schulz in Household No. 21 married to Johannes Lehning.

Son Johann Heinrich Weber and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Schulz in Household No. Sz10.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Kaspar Weber came from the German region of Stolberg. The 1767 census records that Anna Maria Weber came from the German region of Stolberg.

Sources: 

- 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): Sz10.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 124.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1895.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Judy Kaland

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies