Johann Heinrich Hein and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Huck in 1767. He died. On the 1767 census of Huck, his son, Christoph (age 8), is recorded living in the household of Johann Heinrich Frei (Household No. 60).
It is not known whether this Hein family is related to that of Georg Hein who also settled in Huck.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2001): 155.