Winter (Näb)

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Winter (Näb)
Винтеръ (Näb)
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Christian Winter, a farmer, his wife Julianna, and children (Anna [Barbara], age 10; Johann [Kaspar], age 9; Maria, age 7) arrived from Lübeck at the port in Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.

Christian Winter, his wife Juliana, and children (Anna Barbara, age 10½; Joh. Caspar, age 9; Maria Elisabeth, age 7) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767.

Christian Winter, a farmer, his wife Katharina, and children (Barbara, age 12; Johann Kaspar, age 10; Maria, age 8) are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Nieder-Monjou in Household No. 2.

Kaspar Winter and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Näb in Household No. Nb18.

The death of Kaspar Winter in 1816 is recorded on the 1834 census of Näb in Household No. 63.

The 1767 census records that Christian Winter came from the German village of Pingensheim [Bingenheim?].


- 1834 Näb Census (Household No. 63).
- 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): Nb18.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 205.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #5550.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #3001-3005.

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Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies