Klamm (Warenburg-2)

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Klamm (Warenburg-2)
Кламъ (Warenburg-2)
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Johann [Michael] Klamm, a wool weaver (Wollweber), his wife Anna, and daughter Elisabeth (age 3) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 18 June 1766 aboard the ship Mann und Frau under the command of Skipper Daniel Berg.

Michael Klamm, his wife Anna Maria, and son Heinrich Peter (age 1½) are recorded on the 1767 census of Warenburg in Household No. 38. They had settled in Warenburg on 12 May 1767.

Michael Klamm and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Warenburg in Household No. Wr007 with Heinrich Peter Klamm and his wife in Household No. Wr008.

The death of Michael Klamm in 1803 is recorded on the 1811 census of Warenburg in Household No. 7.

Heinrich Peter Klamm and his family are recorded on the 1811 census of Warenburg in Household No. 8.

Johann Daniel Klamm, believed to be a son of Michael Klamm, and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Warenburg in Household No. Wr109.

Johannes Daniel Klamm is recorded on the 1811 census of Warenburg in Household No. 109 along with a note that he relocated to the colony of Preuss [year not recorded].

Johann Daniel Klamm from Warenburg and his son Ludwig Jakob (age ½) are recorded on the 1811 census of Preuss in Household No. 93 along with a note that he had arrived in Preuss from Warenburg in 1811.

The 1767 census records that Michael Klamm came from the German village of Zierburg [?] in the Darmstadt region.

Sources: 

- 1811 Preuss Census (Household No. 84).
- 1811 Warenburg Census (Households No. 7, 8, 109).
- 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): Wr007, Wr008, Wr109.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 327.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1136.

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