Christoph Friedrich, his wife Elisabeth, and son Christian (age 1¼) arrived from Lübeck at the port in Oranienbaum on 21 September 1766.
Christoph Friderich [sic], his wife Dorothea Elisabeth, and son Christian (age 1½) are recorded on the list of colonists being transported from St. Petersburg to Saratov in 1767 along with a note that mother Dorothea Elisabeth and son Christian died en route.
Widower Christoph Friedrich, a farmer, is recorded on the 1767 census of Kaneau in Household No. 88. He had settled there on 3 August 1767.
Andreas Friedrichsen [sic] from Kaneau is recorded on the 1798 census of Graf in Household No. Gf22.
The death of Andreas Friedrich [sic] in 1817 is recorded on the 1834 census of Graf in Household No. 45.
Georg Friedrich from Kaneau is recorded on the 1798 census of Schwed in Household No. Sw22.
Georg Friedrich and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Schwed in Household No. 4.
Christian Friedrich is recorded on the 1798 census of Beauregard in Household No. Bo39 along with a note that he is working in Boisroux.
Christian Friedrich and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Kaneau in Household No. 66.
The 1767 census records that Christoph Friedrich came from the German region of Halle.
- 1834 Graf Census (Household No. 45).
- 1834 Kaneau Census (Household No. 66).
- 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): Bo39, Gf22, Sw22.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 263.
- Rauschenbach, Georg. Deutsche Kolonisten auf dem Weg von St. Petersburg nach Saratow: Transportlisten von 1766-1767 (Moscow: G.V. Rauschenbach, 2017): #4061-4063.