Johannes Pfeifer and Katerina Jäger

Johannes Pfeifer was born about 1739 in Orb (probably Bad Orb, Hesse, Germany). 


Johannes married Katerina Jäger. Katerina was born about 1745, probably also in Bad Orb). 


Johannes and Katerina settled in Pfeifer, Saratov, Russia.

 
Johannes and Catharina’s children are:

  1. Marianna Pfeifer, born about 1766.
  2. Heinrich Pfeifer, born in about 1770, of Pfeifer, Saratov, Russia, married Anna Maria Schwab.
  3. Barbara Pfeifer, born in about 1773, of Pfeifer, Saratov, Russia, married Baltasar Oberst.
  4. Katarina Pfeifer, born in about 1775, of Pfeifer, Saratov, Russia, married Adam Ikers.
  5. Anna Maria Pfeifer, born in about 1780, of Pfeifer, Saratov, Russia, married Michael Baümtrog (b. abt. 1768, d. between 1798 and 1830) in 1794 in Neu-Kolonie, Samara, Russia, may have been the Anna Baumtrog alive in 1857 (even though she is listed as "née Pracht".

Sources:

  1. Kholmatov, Bachtiar (trans.), No. 2836, Description of the Saratov colony of Gnilushka also known as Pfeifer, No. 117, Lincoln, NE:  American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1995.
  2. Pleve, Igor, Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767, Band 3 (Kolonien Laub - Preuss), Göttingen: Nordost-Institut, 2005.
  3. Meininger, Dr. Robert (trans.), No. 2823, The 1798 Description of the Saratov colony of Kustarevo-Krasnorynovka also known as Neu-Kolonie, No. 104, Lincoln, NE:  American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1996.



Kolonie Pfeifer
(russischer Ortsname: Gniluška)

gegr
ündet am 15. Juni 1767


6. Pfeifer, Johannes, 28, kath., Ackerbauer aus Orb
Frau: Katharina, 22
Tochter: Marianna, 3/4
in der Kolonie eingetroffen am 15.6.1767
erhalten
von der Voevodenkanzlei in Saratov 25 Rbl., 2 Zäume, 5 Sažen' Seil, 2 Pfd.
1768 gab es in der Wirtschaft 2 Pfd., gepflügt: 1,5 Des.


Source: Pleve, Igor, Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767, Band 3 (Kolonien Laub - Preuss), Göttingen: Nordost-Institut, 2005.



Register made for the Office [Kontora] of Immigrant Oversight by Fellow of the Supreme Court, Court Counsellor Popov, in the colony of Gnilushka [Pfeifer], about the number of foreigners residing therein, males and females; with an indication of their ages, who among them from the age of 16 to 60 years is able to work, and remarks about the colony, by personal observation. October 1798.

No.

Names of Foreigners

Age

No. of Souls

Able or not to work

Remarks…[1]

 

 

 

M

F

Y

N

 

35.

Widow Anna Maria Ikers [?]

 

   children by deceased husband Matthias Ikers, sons:

Adam

   wife Katarina Pfeifer

 

Matthias

Johann Georg

 

daughter:  Anna Maria

52

 

 

 

 

 

30

23

 

16

14

 

10½

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

40.

Johannes Pfeifer

   wife Katerina Jäger

 

son:  Heinrich

   wife Anna Maria Schwab from Semenovka

 

        sons:

Matthias

Peter

60

50

 

28

25

 

 

 

2

½

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

69.

Johann Oberst, widower, from Semenovka

 

son:  Baltasar

   wife Barbara Pfeifer

 

        sons: 

   Heinrich

   Johann

 

   daughter:  Katarina

65

 

 

30

25

 

 

3

2

 

½

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

 

Register made for the Office [Kontora] of Immigrant Oversight by Fellow of the Chief Justice, Court Counsellor Popov, in the colony of Gnilushka [Pfeifer], of those foreigners departing for various places, and those widows and maidens given in marriage in other colonies. October 1798.

No.

Who, where left colony

When (yr.)

23.

Anna Maria, daughter of Johannes Pfeifer, married Michael Baümtrog [?] in Krasnorynovka[2] [Neu-Kolonie?]

1794

 

Register made for the Office [Kontora] of Immigrant Oversight by Fellow of the Chief Justice, Court Counsellor Popov, in the colony of Gnilushka [Pfeifer], with an explanation of the number of workers, livestock and fowl in each family, and an indication of crops planted in the autumn of 1796 and the spring of 1797, and the harvests therefrom.[3]

No.

Head of Household

Workers

Livestock

 

 

 

Horses

Cows

Sheep

Swine

35.

Widow Anna Maria Ickers [?]

2

3

7

6

5

40.

Johannes Pfeifer

1

5

9

10

4

69.

Johann Oberst, widower

1

4

5

6

4

 

No.

Fowl

 

Geese

Turkeys

Ducks

Chickens

35.

2

 

 

8

40.

 

 

 

12

69.

2

 

 

11

 

No.

Planted in 1796 and 1797

 

Rye

Wheat

Barley

Oats

Millet

Peas

Potato

 

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

35.

2

 

3

 

1

 

4

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

40.

3

1

4

3

1

 

4

 

 

3

 

 

2

2

69.

 

3

2

 

 

1

2

 

 

2

 

 

2

2

 

No.

Harvest of grain and potatoes, 1797

 

Rye

Wheat

Barley

Oats

Millet

Peas

Potato

 

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

35.

4

 

5

 

 

 

7

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

40.

6

 

12

 

 

5

4

3

6

 

 

 

8

 

69.

2

2

4

 

 

 

6

 

5

 

 

 

3

 

 

Source:  Kholmatov, Bachtiar (trans.), No. 2836, Description of the Saratov colony of Gnilushka also known as Pfeifer, No. 117, Lincoln, NE:  American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1995.




Register made for the Office [Kontora] of Immigrant Oversight by Deputy of Chief Justice, Court Counsellor Popov, in the colony of Kustarevo-Krasnorynovka [Neu-Kolonie], listing the male and female foreign residents and indicating their ages, which males between the ages of 16 to 60 years are able to work, and remarks by the colonists about the colony. August 25, 1798.

No.

Names of Foreigners

Age

No. of Souls

Able or not to work

Remarks…[1]

 

 

 

M

F

Y

N

 

24.

Widow Margareta Saperin [Sapper?]

 

   adopted into household:

Michael Baimtrog [Baümtrog?]

   wife Anna Maria Pfeifer from Gnilushka [Pfeifer]

 

daughter: Barbara

52

 

 

 

30

 

18


 

½

 

 

 

 

1

 


 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1


 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Register made for the Office [Kontora] of Immigrant Oversight by Fellow of the Chief Justice, Court Counsellor Popov, in the colony of Kustarevo-Krasnorynovka [Neu-Kolonie], indicating the number of workers, livestock, and fowl in each family, and indicating the crops planted in the autumn of 1796 and the spring of 1797, and the harvests therefrom.[3]

No.

Head of Household

Workers

Livestock

 

 

 

Horses

Cows

Sheep

Swine

24.

Widow Margareta Saperin [Sapper?]

1

4

5

7

4

 

No.

Fowl

 

Geese

Turkeys

Ducks

Chickens

24.


 

 

12

 

No.

Planted in 1796 and 1797

 

Rye

Wheat

Barley

Oats

Millet

Peas

Potato

 

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

24.

1

7

3

6


4

1

2

 

2

 

 


4

 

No.

Harvest of grain and potatoes, 1797

 

Rye

Wheat

Barley

Oats

Millet

Peas

Potato

 

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

¼

C

24.

5

 

16

 

3

 

14

 

4

 

 

 

1

 

 

Source:  Meininger, Dr. Robert (trans.), No. 2823, The 1798 Description of the Saratov colony of Kustarevo-Krasnorynovka also known as Neu-Kolonie, No. 104, Lincoln, NE:  American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1996.




[1] Remarks about those disabled, those discharged with or without passports; information about payments of 3-ruble tax

[2] In 1774, Kustareva [Leitsinger] and Krasnorynovka [Keller] were destroyed by the Kirghiz. The survivors founded another colony, Kustareva-Krasnorynovka [Neu-Kolonie] in 1776. This probably the colony referred to here—ed.

[3] ¼=chetvert, C=chetverik.




Neu-Kolonie 1834 Census

Line

 

Household Number

 

Name

 

Head [Relationship to the head of householder]


Age

Notes

 

1816

1834

270

271

272

273

274

275

276

277

278

279

280

281

282

283

284

27

Anna Maria Baumtrog (Баумтрогъ)

Heinrich

Maria Anna

Maria

Barbara

Theresia

Michael

Appolonia

Anna Elisabeth

Anna Maria

Magdalena

Johannes

Anna Maria

Heinrich

Heinrich Böhm (Бемъ)

h

s

dl

gd

gd

gd

s

dl

gd

gd

gd

s

dl

gs

o8


16





6





3



24

54

3

27

12

10

4

25

27

6

4

1½

22

22

½

 




by first wife

"

by 2nd wife









to Household #34

 8 Husband of the sister of Heinrich Baumtrog's wife.


h = head

s = son

dl = daughter-in-law

gd = granddaughter

gs = grandson

o = other




Neu-Kolonie 1850 Census

Line

 

Household Number

 

Name

 

Head [Relationship to the head of householder]


Age

Notes

 

1834

1850

403

404

405

406

407


408

409

410

411

412


413


414

50

Anna Baumtrog (Баумтрохъ)

Heinrich

Maria Anna

Theresia

Johannes10 Rau (Pay)


Anna Maria (Baumtrog)

Michael

Johannes

Heinrich

Michael


Johannes


Heinrich

h

s

dl

gd

gsl


gd

gs

gs

gs

s


s


gs


35








26

22


½


70

51

43

20

23


15

5

4

2





from Household #107





from Household #51

to Household #50

"

 10 Johannes Rau recorded here; Matthias Rau recorded at Household #107.




Neu-Kolonie 1857 Census

Line

 

Household Number

 

Name

 

Head [Relationship to the head of householder]


Age

Notes

 


1850 1857 1850 1857

446


447

448

449

450

451

452

453

454
456

457

458
50
54

Anna Baumtrog (Баумтрогъ) née Pracht (Прахтъ)

Heinrich


Maria Anna née Anthes (Андесъ)

Theresia

Matthias Rau (Pay)

Friedrich

Magdalena

Anna Margaretha

Michael (Baumtrog)

Johannes

Heinrich

August

h


s


dl

gd

gsl

ggs

ggd

ggd

gs

gs

gs

gs



51




23




5

4

2

77


58


50

27

30

6

4

1

12

11

9

6



 


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