David Andreas Linde, a soldier (Soldat), and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Holstein on 26 June 1765. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 5.
The 1767 census records that David Andreas Linde came from an illegible German location.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 126.