Johannes Baumgardt, a single cobbler (Schuhmacher), settled in the Volga German colony of Anton on 1 September 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 54 along with a note that he is living in with the [Nikolaus] Bähr family.
The 1767 census records that Johannes Baumgardt came from the German village of Trarbach.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 68.