Christian König, a velvet weaver (Samtweber), and his wife Dorothea are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Beauregard in Household No. 16 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Nieder-Monjou in 1768.
The 1767 census records that Christian König came from the German region of Potsdam.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 198.