Bergeritz

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Bergeritz
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Konrad Bergeritz comes from the German village of Salmünster.  He and his wife immigrated to Russia, arriving at the port in Oranienbaum from Lübeck aboard the pink Novaya Dvinka under the command of Lieutenant Perepechin. They arrived in the colony of Köhler on 21 August 1767 where they are recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 88.

Sources: 

- Müller-Marschhausen, Ernst. "Russland-Auswanderer aus dem Bergwinkel um 1766 und die Spurensuche nach ihrer Rückkehr im 20. Jahrhundert." [Online]
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 381.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): 250.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies