Christian Müller, a cloth weaver (Tuchweber), and his wife Wekdela [?] are recorded on an appendix to the 1767 census of Kaneau (No. 2) along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Katharinenstadt in 1768.
The 1767 census records that Christian Müller came from the German village of Pestemick [?] in the region of Sachsen-Gotha.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 264.