Allendorf (Pfeifer)

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Allendorf (Pfeifer)
Аллендорфъ (Pfeifer)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Jakob Allendorf (age 41) and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Pfeifer in Household No. Pf64.

It is possible that this Jakob Allendorf is the same person as the Jakob (age 12) who is recorded as the son of Adam Köhler, a farmer, and his wife Anna Christina who arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 19 July 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Jakob Bauer.

This Adam Köhler, a farmer, his wife Anna Christina, and son Jakob [Allendorf?] (age 13) are recorded on the 1767 census of Pfeifer in Household No. 38. They had settled in Pfeifer on 15 June 1767.

The death in 1831 of Adam Allendorf, son of Jakob Allendorf, is recorded on the 1834 census of Pfeifer in Household No. 114.


- 1834 Pfeifer Census (Households No. 114, 127).
- 1857 Pfeifer Census (Households No. 118, 165, 200).
- 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): Pf64.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 386.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2600.

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