Heinrich Schütz (age 12), a single day-laborer, settled in the Volga German colony of Katharinenstadt on 27 August 1766. He is recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 222.
The 1767 census records that Heinrich Schütz came from the German Principality of Ratzenburg in the Duchy of Mecklenburg.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 321.