Christoph Roth, a cobbler, his wife Elisabeth, and their daughters (Elisabeth, age 7; Christina, age 1-week-old) are recorded on the 1775 census of the Volga German colony of Schilling in Household No. 86.
- 1775 Census of Schilling (No. 86).
- 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): Sg087.