Engelhardt

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Engelhardt
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Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann Engelhardt, a farmer, and his wife Elisabeth arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 22 July 1766 aboard the pink Lev under the command of Lieutenant Fyodor Fyodorov.

Widow Elisabeth Engelhardt settled in the Volga German colony of Dönhof on 18 June 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 95.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Engelhardt came from the German region of Dienheim. The 1767 census records that Elisabeth Engelhardt came from the German region of Würzburg.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 367.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2365.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Volga Colonies