Mohr (Warenburg-1)

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Mohr (Warenburg-1)
Моръ (Warenburg-1)
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[Johann] Georg Mohr, a weaver (Leineweber), and his wife Anna arrived from Reval [Estonia] at the port of Oranienbaum aboard the pink Lopamink under the command of Lieutenant Kryukov.

Johann Georg Mohr and his wife Anna Margaretha settled in the Volga German colony of Warenburg on 12 May 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 24.

In 1790, Georg Mohr and his family moved from Warenburg to Beideck.

Wilhelm Mohr, presumed to be the son of Georg Mohr, and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Beideck in Household No. Bd23.

The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Mohr came from the German village of Semd in the Darmstadt region.


- 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): Bd23, Mv2986.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 325.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #400.

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