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Anton Bader, a stonemason from Hessen, and his family arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard an English frigate under the command of Skipper Adam Beerfeier.

In 1791, Anton Bader moved from Susannental to Graf.

The 1798 census records Anton's descendants in Susannental (Ss16) and Graf (Gf20).


- 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): Gf20, Ss16, Mv2881.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #4523.


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