Christoph Faber, a farmer, his wife Susanna Katharina, and daughter Elisabeth Katharina (age 2) are recorded on the 1767 census of Dönhof in Household No. 20. They had settled there on 21 July 1766.
The 1767 census records that Christoph Faber came from the German region of Heilbronn.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 346.