Johannes Frühling & Anna Margretha Græf were married on 19 March 1766 in the Lutheran Church of Büdingen.
Johann[es] Frühling, a farmer, and his wife Margaretha arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the English frigate Love & Unity under the command of Skipper Thomas Fairfax.
Johannes Frühling and his family are recorded on the 1775 census of Beideck in Household No. 57.
In 1789, Heinrich Frühling moved from Beideck to Laub.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Johann[es] Frühling came from the German region of Darmstadt.
- 1775 Census of Beideck (No. 57).
- 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): Bd07, Lb54, Mv0199.
- Mai, Brent Alan and Dona Reeves-Marquardt, German Migration to the Russian Volga (1764-1767) (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 2003): #448.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #1741.