Bäcker / Becker (Unknown-2)*

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Бекеръ (Unknown-2)*
Bäcker (Unknown-2)*
Becker (Unknown-2)*
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Maria Becker, a single woman, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard an English frigate under the command of Skipper Adam Beerfeier.

Maria Elis. Becker is recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767.

It is not known in which colony she settled

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Maria Becker came from the German region of Darmstadt.

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

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #4670.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #3296.

Contributor(s) to this page: 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies