Philipp Schneider, a farmer from the Kurpfalz, and his family settled in the Volga German colony of Huck on 17 August 1767. They are recorded there on the 1767 census in Household No. 75.
In 1788, Johann Adam Schneider moved from Huck to Rothammel. This same Johann Adam Schneider and his family are recorded in 1790, moving from Huck to Kratzke.
- Mai, Brent Alan. 1798 Census of the German Colonies along the Volga (Lincoln, NE: American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1999): Hk57, Kr19, Mv0961, Mv0969.
- Pleve, Igor. Einwanderung in das Wolgagebiet 1764-1767 Band 2 (Göttingen: Der Göttinger Arbeitskreis, 2001): 158.