Andreas Gimbald, a silk weaver (Seidenweber), his wife Margaretha, and children (Elisabeth, age 18; Ludwig David, age 15) are recorded on the 1767 census of Brabander in Household No. 66. They had settled there on 5 September 1767.
The 1767 census records that Andreas Gimbald came from the German village of Sanflet [?] near Uwern [?].
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 229.