Nikolaus Lamoque, his wife Anna, and son Johann (age 2-weeks) are recorded on the 1767 census of Bettinger in Household No. 8. The had settled there on 3 August 1767.
The 1767 census records that Nikolaus Lamoque came from the village of Lüttich in Belgium.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Bt44.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 325.