Heinrich Feldhofen, a single cobbler (Schuhmacher), settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 179.
The 1767 census records that Heinrich Feldhofen came from the town of Amsterdam in Holland [the Netherlands].
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 313.