Winsel*

Spelling Variations: 
Winsel*
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Peter Winsel, his wife Anna Maria Weingärtner, and children (Johann Konrad, age 10; Anna Elisabeth, age 4) arrived from Lübeck 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.

They are recorded on a 1773 list of Pobochnaya settlers (No. 19).

Konrad Winsel, recorded on a 1773 list of Pobochnaya settlers (No. 20), is believed to be his father.

There are no known surviving male lines of this family among the Volga German colonies

Sources: 

- 1773 Pobochnaya Census (Nos. 19 & 20).

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies