Johann Heinrich Hirsch, a single farmer, settled in the Volga German colony of Beauregard on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 66.
The 1767 census records that Johann Heinrich Hirsch came from the German region of Werve.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 194.