Based upon his age as recorded on the 1798 census, Christian would have been approximately 41 years old in 1767. He has not been located on the 1767 census.
In 1783, Johann Christian Gorde and his family moved from Kind to Reinwald.
Christian Gorde from Kind and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Reinwald in Household No. Rw12.
- 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): Rw12, Mv1289.