Karl Edel, a single hosier (Strumpfwirker), settled in the Volga German colony of Beauregard on 5 March 1767. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 67.
The 1767 census records that Karl Edel came from the German region of Oschorburg [?].
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 194.