Suppes (Hussenbach-2)

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Suppes (Hussenbach-2)
Суппесъ (Hussenbach-2)
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There are two single Suppes men who arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 15 September 1766 aboard the galliot Johannes under the command of Skipper Stahl. They both settled in Hussenbach. Their relationship to each other is not recorded in any of these documents, although they travelled together during the entire journey to Russia.

(1) Konrad Suppes, a farmer, is recorded on the 1798 census of Hussenbach in Household No. Hs022.

Konrad Suppes and his family are recorded on the 1811 census of Hussenbach in Household No. 22 along with a note that Konrad had died there in 1799.

(2) Johann Georg Suppes, a farmer, is recorded on the 1798 census of Walter in Household No. Wt036.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that they both came from the German region of Riedesel.

Sources: 

- 1811 Hussenbach Census (Household No. 22).
- 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): Hs022, Wt036.
- Mai, Brent Alan, trans. & ed. Transport of the Volga Germans from Oranienbaum to the Colonies on the Volga: 1766-1767 (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1998): 3170-3171.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #6333, #6334.

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