Adam [sic] Kippes, a farmer, his wife Anna Katharina, children (Elisabeth, age 3; Barbara, age ½), and brother Daniel (age 18) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 29 August 1766 aboard the ship Apollo under the command of Detlov Merberg.
They settled in the Volga German colony of Pfeifer on 20 August 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 56.
Daniel Kippes is recorded on the 1798 census of Pfeifer in Household No. Pf84.