Wink (Hussenbach)

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Wink (Hussenbach)
Винкъ (Hussenbach)
Winck (Hussenbach)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Wink, a farmer, his wife Anna Magdalena, and children (Ottilia [sic], age 5; Johann, age 2) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 13 September 1766 aboard the galliot Die Perle under the command of Skipper Thomson.

Johann Peter Winck [sic], his wife Anna Maria, and children (Dorothea [sic], age 6; Johannes, age 3) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that son Johannes died en route.

Peter Wink and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Hussenbach in Household No. Hs075.

The death of Peter Wink in 1806 is recorded on the 1811 census of Hussenbach in Household No. 75.

Konrad Wink, son of Peter Wink, and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Hussenbach in Household No. 90.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Wink came from the German region of Fulda.


- 1811 Hussenbach Census (Household No. 75).
- 1834 Hussenbach Census (Household No. 90).
- 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): Hs075.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766 (Saratov: State Technical University, 2010): #6305.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #8307-8310.

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Volga Colonies