There are four different Becker families who settled originally in the Volga German colony of Walter.
One was Konrad Becker who arrived in Walter on 10 September 1767 and is recorded on the 1767 Census of Walter living in Household No. 90 with his uncle Philipp Stang.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Wt026, Wt062, Wt116.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Nordost-Institut, 2008): 315.