Karl Christian König, a single pastor, settled in the Volga German colony of Reinhard on 11 August 1767 and is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 30.
The 1767 census records that Karl Christian König came from the German village of Altenburg in the region of Sachsen (Saxony).
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 27.