Eiler / Euler (Norka)

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Eiler (Norka)
Euler (Norka)
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johannes Euler, son of Adam & A. Margaretha Euler, was baptized 18 December 1727 in Eckartshausen. He had a son, Joh. Heinrich, who was baptized on 7 January 1751 in Eckartshausen.

They arrived from Lübeck at the port in Oranienbaum on 9 August 1766 aboard the pink Slon under the command of Lieutenant Sergey Panov. They settled in Norka on 15 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 86.

Sources: 

- Bonner, Wayne H. Volga German Settlers Identified in Isenburg and Other German Church Records Part I (Gardena, CA: Wayne Bonner, 2007): 55.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 3 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2005): 252.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #4018.

Researcher(s): 

Wayne Bonner

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies