Johann Christian Lippert, a cloth weaver (Tuchweber), and his wife Anna settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 9.
The 1767 census records that Johann Christian Lippert came from the village of Dohna in Poland.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 277.