Johann Heinrich Stengler, a single man, arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766 aboard the Danish galliot Engel Rafail under the command of Skipper Konstadt.
They settled in the Volga German colony of Urbach on 3 July 1767 where they are recorded on the 1767 census in Household No. 30.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann Heinrich Stengler was a joiner while the 1767 census records that he was a craftsman (Handwerker).
The 1767 census records that Johann Heinrich Stengler came from the German village of Uhyst am Taucher in the region of Sachsen (Saxony).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 277.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3490.