Schul(t)z (Dönhof)

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Schultz (Dönhof)
Schulz (Dönhof)
Шулцъ (Dönhof)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Peter Schultz, son of Hanß Peter & Regina Margaretha Schultz, was born on 24 October 1739 in Kleingartach.

He, his unnamed wife, and two children, immigrated first to Schleswig-Holstein (Denmark) arriving in Flensburg on 19 June 1762.

On 12 January 1765, they immigrated to Russia, arriving in the colony of Dönhof on 21 July 1766 where he is recorded on the 1767 Census in Household No. 31.


- Eichhorn, Alexander, Jacob & Mary Eichhorn. The immigration of German colonists to Denmark and their subsequent emigration to Russia in the years 1759-1766 (Deiningen, Germany: Steinmeier, 2012): B-1528.
- Parish records of Kleingartach (LDS International Film No. 1184796).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 349.

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David Blehm

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies