Johannes Meier, a farmer, and his wife Barbara settled in the Volga German colony of Beauregard on 27 August 1766. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 34.
The 1767 census records that Johannes Meier came from the German village of Hendendein [?].
There are no known surviving male lines of this Meier family among the Volga German colonies.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 1 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 186.