Dippel (Yagodnaya Polyana)

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Dippel (Yagodnaya Polyana)
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Konrad Dippel, a single man, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 13 September 1766 aboard the galliot Die Perle under the command of Skipper Thomson.

He settled in the Volga German colony of Walter on 16 September 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 30 along with his new wife Anna Elisabeth.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Konrad Dippel was a weaver while the 1767 census records that he was a farmer.

The 1767 census records that Konrad Dippel came from the area of Schotten.


- 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): Yp47.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 180.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #6234.


Brent Mai

Volga Colonies