Johann Georg Palter, a miller (Müller), his wife Rosine Katharina, and children (Eva Katharina, age 7; Dominikus, age 6) are recorded on the 1767 census of Brabander in Household No. 31. They had settled there on 11 August 1767.
The 1767 census records that Johann Georg Palter came from the German village of Mittelstadt in the Württemberg region.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 1 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 1999): 222.