Philipp Neumann and his wife Maria arrived from Lübeck at the port of Oranienbaum on 8 August 1766.
They settled in the Volga German colony of Kutter on 8 July 1767 and are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 5.
The 1798 census of Kutter (Household No. Kt30) records that Eberhart Neumann is working as a tailor in Straub.
The Oranienbaum passenger list records that Philipp Neumann was a farmer while the 1767 census records that he was a craftsman (Handwerker).
The 1767 census records that Philipp Neumann came from the German district of Isenburg.
- 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): Kt30, Kt69.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 477.
- Pleve, Igor. Lists of Colonists to Russia in 1766: Reports by Ivan Kulberg (Saratov: Saratov State Technical University, 2010): #3227.