Meier (Jost-3)

Johann [Leonhard] Meier, a carpenter, and his wife [Joh]anna 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.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Jost where Leonhard Meier died on 28 October 1767.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Leonhard Meier came from the German region of Ansbach.

Meier (Jost-2)

Friedrich Meier, a brickmaker (Ziegelbrenner), and his wife Margaretha 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.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Jost on 5 July 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 13.

The 1767 census records that Friedrich Meier came from the German village of Wert [?] in the Nürnberg region.

Lüter (Huck)

Johann Lüter [sic], a farmer, his wife Elisabeth, and children (Katharina, age 18½; Johann [Justus], age 17½; Maria, age 15, and Anna, age 9) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Huck where Justus Luther is recorded on the 1798 census in Household No. Hk76.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Lüter came from the German region of Isenburg.

Lorenz (Jost)

Johann [Friedrich] Lorenz, a single cobbler (Schuhmacher), 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.

He settled in the Volga German colony of Jost on 5 July 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 18 along with his new wife Anna Regina.

The 1767 census records that Johann Friedrich Lorenz came from the German village of Meisenburg [?] in the Sachsen (Saxony) region.

Lorenz (Jost)

Johann [Friedrich] Lorenz, a single cobbler (Schuhmacher), 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.

He settled in the Volga German colony of Jost on 5 July 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 18 along with his new wife Anna Regina.

The 1767 census records that Johann Friedrich Lorenz came from the German village of Meisenburg [?] in the Sachsen (Saxony) region.

Lofink (Bettinger)

Daniel Lofink, a hosier (Strumpfwirker), and his wife Rosina arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 12 September 1766 aboard an English frigate under the command of Skipper Adam Beerfeier.

They are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Boisroux in Household No. 5 along with a note that they relocated to the Volga German colony of Bettinger in 1768.

Both the Oranienbaum passenger list and the 1767 census record that Daniel Lofink came from the German region of Fulda.

Lipps (Orlovskaya)

Christoph Lipps, a cobbler (Schuhmacher), and his wife Friederika arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 10 August 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Nikolaus Peter Pink.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Orlovskaya on 3 August 1767. Christoph Lipps is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 20 along with his new wife Henriette.

Both the Oranienbaum passenger list and the 1767 census record that Christoph Lipps came from the German region of Hannover.

Linke (Jost)

Gottlieb Linke, a dyer (Färber), and his wife Anna 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.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Jost on 5 July 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 14.

The 1767 census records that Gottlieb Linke came from the German village of Görlitz in the Sachsen (Saxony) region.

Lenk (Paulskaya)

Johann Lenk, a farmer, his wife Margaretha, and children (Carl, age 13; Anna, age 11) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Paulskaya on 7 June 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 3 along with stepchildren (Friedrich Sonnengrün, age 15; Christina Sonnengrün, age 13).

Leicht

[Johann] Heinrich Leicht, a farmer, and his wife Anna arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 19 July 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Jakob Bauer.

Johann Heinrich settled in the Volga German colony of Krasnoyar on 20 July 1767 where Johann Heinrich is recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 7 along with his new wife Regina.