Georg Schmidt, a farmer, and his wife Johanna settled in the Volga German colony of Urbach on 3 July 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 37.
The 1767 census records that Georg Schmidt came from the German region of Ansbach.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet, 1764-1767 Band 4 (Göttingen: Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2008): 278.