Johannes Pollet, a farmer, and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Preuss on 12 May 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 47.
The 1767 census records that Johannes Pollet came from the German village of Hattersheim in the Kurmainz.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 3 (Goettingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis; 2005): 420.