Johann Heinrich Lilienthal, a single gardner (Gärtner), settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 201.
The 1767 census records that Johann Heinrich Lilienthal came from the German region of Hanstein.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 317.