Müller (Yagodnaya Polyana-2)

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Müller (Yagodnaya Polyana-2)
Settled in the Following Colonies: 
Pre-Volga Origin: 
Discussion & Documentation: 

Johann[es] Müller, a farmer, his wife Anna, daughters (Anna, age 4; Elisabeth, age ½), and sister Maria (age 25) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 14 September 1766 aboard a ship under the command of Skipper Reders.

They settled in the Volga German colony of Yagodnaya Polyana on 19 September 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 74.

The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Müller came from the German region of Darmstadt while the 1767 census records that he came from the German village of Nidda.

Sources: 

- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 192.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #6484.

Researcher(s): 

Brent Mai

Pre-Volga Origin

Volga Colonies