Valentin Maul, a farmer, his wife Anna, and children (Anna, age 7; Johann, age 5; Tobias [sic], age 1½) arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 4 July 1766 aboard the ship Der Junge Heinrich under the command of Skipper Heinrich Niemann.
Valentin Maul, a farmer, his wife Anna Maria, and children (Anna Elisabeth, age 8; Johann Georg, age 6; Johann Georg Thomas, age 3) are recorded on the 1767 census of Straub in Household No. 47. They had settled in Straub on 12 July 1767.
Valentin Maul and his family are recorded on the 1798 census of Straub in Household No. Sr13.
Thomas Maul and his son (Johann Valentin, age 9) are recorded on the 1811 census of Straub in Household No. 19 along with a note that they relocated to the colony of Neu-Straub [year not recorded].
Thomas Maul and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 24.
Valentin Maul, son of Thomas Maul, and his family are recorded on the 1834 census of Neu-Straub in Household No. 47.
The 1767 census records that Valentin Maul came from the German village of Nieder-Beerbach in the Darmstadt region.
- 1811 Straub Census (Household No. 19).
- 1834 Neu-Straub Census (Households No. 24, 47).
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga: Economy, Population, and Agriculture (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Sr13, Sr19.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 241.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #2082.