Associated Colonies
Place of origin
Eichelsdorf, Nidda, Hessen, Germany

Nikolaus Langlitz (age 34) and his wife, Anna Margaretha (age 36), are from Eichelsdorf. They, along with their son Johann Heinrich (6) and Anna Margaretha's son by a previous marriage (Johann Peter Spangenberger - age 14) arrived at the port of Oranienbaum on 14 September 1766.

They arrived in Yagodnaya Polyana on 16 September 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 Census in Household No. 68.


Eichelsdorfer Auswanderer an der Wolga (website in German)

Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 191.

Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): 409.

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