In 1795, Peter Bender and his family left Kraft.
Between 1816 and 1834, Christoph Bender and his family relocated from Kraft to Holstein. The death of Christoph Bender in 1834 is recorded on the 1834 census of Holstein in Household No. 95.
- 1834 Holstein Census (Household No. 95).
- 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): Mv1795.